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El Que Pasa

891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
+1 828-350-0865
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bean dip” (9 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
“rice beans” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for lunch and ordered the Carne Asada Tostada. The service was great, the food came out fast and the meat was cooked perfectly medium rare with an excellent smokey taste. The salsa bar is amazing. Plenty of salsas from mild to super spicy....More

Thank bjanavice
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This place was busy. Servers were attentive. Prices were typical for Mexican. They had a salsa bar which was unique with several flavors. The bean dip instead of salsa was a good twist not being from the area was new to us. We had enchiladas,...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 5 March 2018

El Que Pasa is always busy. There is a reason for that. They have amazing food. The service is great. No matter what you choose, you will return.

Thank WNCF150
Reviewed 3 March 2018

And we're from California so we know. In a nondescript strip center, but the food is really good..especially the grilled items. Prices are good..beer is cheap..but you might also ask about the strawberry aguas frescas..really good and different. Can get crowded..go early.

Thank grandpajSanDiego
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Great service, great food and nice portions. I got the chicken burrito and it was really good. 1st time here, I would go back. Large menu with vast selection. This place was hopping but had great service and food was served good and hot!

Thank shelly m
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant in Asheville. Very generous portions so come hungry. Reasonably priced. Try the table side prepared guacamole.

Thank Trena A
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Wow is all I can say! I ate here with my family 1/31/18 and was completely blown away. The service was good, our orders came out quickly, the portions were huge, the prices were great, and it was hands down the best Mexican food I've...More

Thank Amber K
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I ordered the chicken fajitas as a to go order tonight 1/3/18 and also ordered a container of cheese dip. When I got home I started plating it and I spooned some of the cheese out and big brown clumps started coming out of the...More

Thank MSusanS3
Reviewed 14 November 2017

The food is always amazing when I go here. The place is a little tight with tables but its good. Definitely worth it!

Thank Heidi C
Reviewed 29 October 2017

El Que Pasa is our favorite Mexican restaurant in Asheville for many reasons - delicious food, huge portions, great prices, roomy and festive atmosphere, fast service, and amazing Margaritas. BTW, the Margaritas were on special during our last visit at $3.99 - wow! The menu...More

Thank JLA-88-88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-350-0865
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