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El Paso Cafe

Mexican Restaurant
4235 N Pershing Dr, Arlington, VA 22203, United States
Hours:
Closed until 3:00 PM tomorrow (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 3:00 PM–6:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
No
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Drinks:
Beer
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:
No
7.6/10

Based on 74 votes

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  • Ranked #10 for Mexican restaurants in Arlington
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    Stacie H.
    "The house margarita here is very, very good."(9 Tips)
    Dustin R.
    "Great tequila list (I recommend herradura reposado)"(4 Tips)
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  • margaritas
  • Mexican food
  • tequila
  • Tex-Mex cuisine
  • great value
  • chimichangas
  • fajitas
  • good service
  • live music
  • micheladas
  • happy hour
  • vegetarian food
  • brunch food
  • beer
  • dinner
  • salsa
  • Reposado
  • lunch
  • Jamie D.

    Fajitas are great

    Jamie Daley-Douvres · November 12, 2015
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  • Lindsay A.

    Vegetarian - Glebe Mixed Platter is amazing

    Lindsay Allen · March 2, 2015
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  • Christopher N.

    I love the food here. Great margaritas too.

    Christopher Nettles · October 28, 2014
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  • Corey G.

    Beef is far too salty goes well with the canned salsa.

    Corey Gibson · May 19, 2014
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  • Kylie

    Sunday is mariachi night! Say hi to Pepe Lopez and the rest of the DC Mariachi team

    Kylie · March 18, 2014
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  • Gigi H.

    loved the salsa, could have eaten a whole bowl of it.. The Taco Salad without meat was great too...

    Gigi Horton · September 19, 2013
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  • Jud B.

    Great Tex Mex, never disappoints!

    Jud Buchanan · July 31, 2013
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  • Ivan Z.

    Best Mexican restaurant in the DC metro area

    Ivan Zapien · May 12, 2013
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  • Charlotte B.

    Black Forrest margarita. Enough said!

    Charlotte Bonilla · April 25, 2013
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  • Doctor D.

    Where gringos feel latino.

    Doctor Doosh · April 14, 2013
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  • Robin

    I've never had a meal I didn't like. Also, skinny margaritas FTW!

    Robin · December 20, 2012
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  • Jessika M.

    Love it .... Micheladas :)

    Jessika Marcia · December 1, 2012
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  • Mike B.

    The service was horrible... And there was next to no one there. The waitress was a complete ignorant moron. The food was bland. There are better places to eat...

    Mike B · August 16, 2012
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  • Libby P.

    Great live music on Tuesdays!!

    Libby Parker-Simkin · June 12, 2012
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  • Dustin R.

    The pupusa and margaritas are amazing. Great tequila list (I recommend herradura reposado)

    Dustin Rubin · March 3, 2012
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  • Jordan S.

    Traditional seafood mix is meh. Tortilla soup margaritas - so good.

    Jordan Spore · January 16, 2012
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  • Barry W.

    Mariachi bands! Hell yeah! Mix that with a Rita and it's all good.

    Barry Watkins · November 6, 2011
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  • John A.

    Check out the brunch on sunday now open at 10am

    John Angel · October 25, 2011
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  • Jordan F.

    This place is great. So great I don't want to tell people so it isn't packed all the time.

    Jordan Fuhr · October 22, 2011
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  • Dustin R.

    Chicken Enchilad's w/green sauce ftw! Also, corralejo reposado is great tequila

    Dustin Rubin · October 22, 2011
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  • Ashraf F.

    Keep this place under close hold. Neighborhood gem.

    Ashraf Faramawi · October 11, 2011
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  • Chris H.

    Best tequila selection I've ever seen. 65 different tequilas, try them all

    Chris Houghton · October 1, 2011
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  • Stacie H.

    The house margarita here is very, very good.

    Stacie H · August 26, 2011
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  • Andrew W.

    Try the corn tamal appetizer.

    Andrew Welch · April 23, 2011
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  • Tana B.

    hands down the best in dc!

    Tana Blazure · October 30, 2010
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  • Ashley P.

    Get a margarita. Doooo itttt.

    Ashley Parker · June 16, 2010
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  • Robert C.

    If you like "real" Mexican food you need to go to El Paso Cafe. You will not regret it. Read more

    Robert Capazzi · May 14, 2010
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  • Jessica M.

    Delish mexican food and tasty margaritas. Get a pitcher for $40!

    Jessica Milby · March 17, 2010
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  • JC G.

    Order Pupusas, the ceviche make sure it is mixed and not just fish if no then is too $$. Try Happy Hour their Lime Margarita, Chimichangas are great on a good day. Save $$ go to Charrito Caminante. Read more

    JC Gibbs · January 30, 2010
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