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El Guaca Mexican Grill

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122 High Street | Maldon, Maldon CM9 5ET, England
+44 1621 852009
12:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have eaten here a total of 4 times over the last few months. Their on line booking system does not always work as twice we turned up and they had no record of our reservation. The food is better than other Mexican chains,the staff are very pleasant and it is reasonable value for money however what let's this place... More 

Thank gloworm53
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are hungry, this is the place for you. The menu offers promise but the flavours are dialled right down. Service is friendly but could be quicker. Seems to attract the noisier diner.

Thank habanero367
Maldon, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good food on a busy night, the service was a bit slow but seeing as it was mid week and busy. very friendly staff.

Thank Jeanette S
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very pleasant early evening family meal on a Saturday. Fitted in at short notice by a welcoming staff. Very tasty food served speedily and with style. 'Authentic' stack of sombreros at the bar providing an additional ambience and amusement. Gets busy by mid evening, judging on the crowd arriving as we left. Booking on Saturday evening advised! We'll be back... More 

Thank Daniel H
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, good service and friendly staff. Definitely recommend this for birthday parties, go with an apatite as the portions are good.

Thank MB24BEL
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on Sunday with 3 children and were walk in's. The manager honoured our tastecard although that was the last day they were taking it apparently. The kids menu is brilliant - 3 courses with a drink for 6.95 and that includes build your own tacos which our kids loved. The manager then showed the kids a few magic... More 

Thank essex_red40
Wickham Bishops, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always amazing Mexican Food. The restaurant has now extended so there is usually a Table free the steak is really tender the chef must marinade it for days. Don't miss out and treat yourself.

Thank malc569
Maldon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Great Atmosphere, Great Food, great service, great party atmosphere, its party time here whether its Monday afternoon or Saturday night.

Thank Simon W
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

El Guaca Mexican Grill - Fantastic Food..!! Visited on Sunday night with the family and I have to say the nicest ever Chilli Nachos!! Will be going back with some friends on our next meal out.

Thank Marc W
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The food was good and the friendliness of the staff was spot on. We had a light lunch but we were really impressed. The toilets with the baby changing were immaculate, we would highly recommend.

Thank Ben W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$36
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 High Street | Maldon, Maldon CM9 5ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 852009

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?