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El Paso Cafe

Mexican Restaurant$$$$
Arlington
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  • Stacie H.
    "The house margarita here is very, very good."(10 Tips)
    Dustin R.
    "Great tequila list (I recommend herradura reposado)"(5 Tips)
    Matus Donic
    "... crafted margaritas, happy Hour, Drinks, Wine, Tequilas"(2 Tips)
    John A.
    "Check out the brunch on sunday now open at 10am"(2 Tips)
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  • Matus Donic
    Matus DonicMarch 16
    Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Brunch Tapas, Family Style Platters, hand crafted margaritas, happy Hour, Drinks, Wine, Tequilas
  • Jamie D.
    Jamie Daley-DouvresNovember 12, 2015
    Fajitas are great
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  • Lindsay A.
    Lindsay AllenMarch 2, 2015
    Vegetarian - Glebe Mixed Platter is amazing
  • Christopher N.
    Christopher NettlesOctober 28, 2014
    I love the food here. Great margaritas too.
  • Corey G.
    Corey GibsonMay 19, 2014
    Beef is far too salty goes well with the canned salsa.
  • Kylie
    KylieMarch 18, 2014
    Sunday is mariachi night! Say hi to Pepe Lopez and the rest of the DC Mariachi team
  • Gigi H.
    Gigi HortonSeptember 19, 2013
    loved the salsa, could have eaten a whole bowl of it.. The Taco Salad without meat was great too...
  • Jud B.
    Jud BuchananJuly 31, 2013
    Great Tex Mex, never disappoints!
  • Ivan Z.
    Ivan ZapienMay 12, 2013
    Best Mexican restaurant in the DC metro area
  • Charlotte B.
    Charlotte BonillaApril 25, 2013
    Black Forrest margarita. Enough said!
  • Doctor D.
    Doctor DooshApril 14, 2013
    Where gringos feel latino.
  • Robin
    RobinDecember 20, 2012
    I've never had a meal I didn't like. Also, skinny margaritas FTW!
  • Jessika M.
    Jessika MarciaDecember 1, 2012
    Love it .... Micheladas :)
  • Mike B.
    Mike BAugust 16, 2012
    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...
  • Libby P.
    Libby Parker-SimkinJune 12, 2012
    Great live music on Tuesdays!!
  • Dustin R.
    Dustin RubinMarch 3, 2012
    The pupusa and margaritas are amazing. Great tequila list (I recommend herradura reposado)
  • Jordan S.
    Jordan SporeJanuary 16, 2012
    Traditional seafood mix is meh. Tortilla soup margaritas - so good.
  • Barry W.
    Barry WatkinsNovember 6, 2011
    Mariachi bands! Hell yeah! Mix that with a Rita and it's all good.
  • John A.
    John AngelOctober 25, 2011
    Check out the brunch on sunday now open at 10am
  • Jordan F.
    Jordan FuhrOctober 22, 2011
    This place is great. So great I don't want to tell people so it isn't packed all the time.
  • Dustin R.
    Dustin RubinOctober 22, 2011
    Chicken Enchilad's w/green sauce ftw! Also, corralejo reposado is great tequila
  • Ashraf F.
    Ashraf FaramawiOctober 11, 2011
    Keep this place under close hold. Neighborhood gem.
  • Chris H.
    Chris HoughtonOctober 1, 2011
    Best tequila selection I've ever seen. 65 different tequilas, try them all
  • Stacie H.
    Stacie HAugust 26, 2011
    The house margarita here is very, very good.
  • Andrew W.
    Andrew WelchApril 23, 2011
    Try the corn tamal appetizer.
  • Tana B.
    Tana BlazureOctober 30, 2010
    hands down the best in dc!
  • Ashley P.
    Ashley ParkerJune 16, 2010
    Get a margarita. Doooo itttt.
  • Robert C.
    Robert CapazziMay 14, 2010
    If you like "real" Mexican food you need to go to El Paso Cafe. You will not regret it. Read more
  • Jessica M.
    Jessica MilbyMarch 17, 2010
    Delish mexican food and tasty margaritas. Get a pitcher for $40!
  • JC G.
    JC GibbsJanuary 30, 2010
    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
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