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El Fuego



909 West Layton Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53221

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(414) 455-3534

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4.5 of 5.0 from 97 reviews

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El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
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  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
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  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
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  • El Fuego in Milwaukee, WI
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  • Gracie M.The best margaritas around! 😍

    55555 by Gracie M.


  • Nickie MHappy hour prices were amazing!!

    55555 by Nickie M


  • Nickie MFood was good. Went here with a large group so service was a little slow.

    55555 by Nickie M


  • Frank W.Great patio machine margaritas & so so food. Run by greeks too many great authentic places to waste time eating here.

    55555 by Frank W.


  • Randy C.Service is fast. Food is not traditional Mexican, but most Americans have no clue what that means.

    55555 by Randy C.


  • Liz Mfun place with a huge outdoor patio and great happy hour specials.

    55555 by Liz M


  • Randy C.Go during summer and sit outside.

    55555 by Randy C.


  • Chris If you like spicy try the fajitas "Fuego Style"

    55555 by Chris


  • Erdinc XAcılı sosları cipsleri fajita

    55555 by Erdinc X


  • Mark TThey have great food.

    55555 by Mark T


  • Sam DEverything

    55555 by Sam D


  • Chris TEl Fuego Shrimp, Pasole, Fajitas and the Shrimp Cocktail

    55555 by Chris T


  • EdgarOrder the tacos. They come with a side of tax evasion.

    33333 by Edgar


  • ♥ diana maire p.Ceviche is yummy!

    55555 by ♥ diana maire p.


  • Andy G.Crappy America mexi. But it's good

    33333 by Andy G.


  • Patrick P.Extra parking across the street

    33333 by Patrick P.


  • Patrick P.Sit in a booth. The chairs are rickety and hurt your butt.

    22222 by Patrick P.


  • Connie S.Love the happy hour

    55555 by Connie S.


  • Nirmal SReally loved the Veggie Fajitas here. Everything else was pretty good too

    55555 by Nirmal S


  • Linda BolinLpbe the fajita salad!

    33333 by Linda Bolin


  • Christine JGreat coconut shrimp and margaritas ! Patio too!

    55555 by Christine J


  • Valerie BFood is really good and they have $3 margarita's and beer from 3:30-6

    55555 by Valerie B


  • White Hat G.Margaritas are awesome

    55555 by White Hat G.


  • Randall PService sucks if you have a large party.. Very slow. They won't split checks.

    22222 by Randall P


  • Donna M.Very disappointed in the food tonight...I had the Steak Tacos..they were burnt and dry....the manager gave us cake as a sorry ...that was terrible to ....

    11111 by Donna M.


  • Candice B.New menu new specials...let's see how it is!

    55555 by Candice B.


  • Craig S.Hungry? Get the El Fuego Pollo, great flavors tons of food

    55555 by Craig S.


  • Deanie V.Happy Hour margaritas are a steal! And very delicious. :)

    55555 by Deanie V.


  • Scott P.Awesome Mexican dining, great atmosphere!! Will definitely be back!

    55555 by Scott P.


  • Daniel E.Great food.

    55555 by Daniel E.


  • Desiree M.Get the Tres Leches cake! Its amazing!

    55555 by Desiree M.


  • Eloy M.Always ask for Lorenzo the bar tender he's the best!

    55555 by Eloy M.


  • Michael G.A ton of food for a decent price. The presentation and quality was excellent. A really nice Mexican restaurant and pleasant customer service. Really good overall.

    55555 by Michael G.


  • Ted P.Happy hour is where it's at $5 this and half price that.......

    55555 by Ted P.


  • Kevin R.Service is bad and manager is worse watch out you will get over charged

    22222 by Kevin R.


  • Richard B.Coconut shrimp is huge n very good.

    55555 by Richard B.


  • Curt S.slow slow slow service from the bartenders

    22222 by Curt S.


  • Rachel K.Ask for Eloy! He's the best

    55555 by Rachel K.


  • Kahuna MatataTry the Horchata - Mmmmm I loves me some horchata!!! #ElFuego #Milwaukee (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Kahuna Matata


  • Kahuna MatataTry the Jumbo Shredded Pork Burrito - So. Much. Food. Stuffed. @elFuego Jumbo Burrito was sweeter than expected, so I poured on salsa from chips. (via @Foodspotting)

    33333 by Kahuna Matata


  • Ginger P.Awesome food. When they say the fuego shrimp is spicy they mean it! Really good food though and awesome wait staff

    55555 by Ginger P.


  • Philip G.This time was ok with service but usually is a lot better.

    33333 by Philip G.


  • Sherman O.The parking lot gets full on a Saturday night so you can use the streets.

    55555 by Sherman O.


  • Melissa T.Sweet Revenge margaritas are amazing!! Order the pitcher!

    55555 by Melissa T.


  • Elizabeth L.Try to get Osiris - best waiter ever!

    55555 by Elizabeth L.


  • Catherine F.Food is garbage! Don't know how this place stays in business?? So many better places to eat Mexican on the Southside!!

    22222 by Catherine F.


  • Andrea E.Always the best!

    55555 by Andrea E.


  • Bryan P.1$ tacos on Monday @ 7pm during the second happy hour. :)

    55555 by Bryan P.


  • Frank N.Great lunch prices!

    55555 by Frank N.


  • MarkJose's steak tacos are the best and if you like spicy try the shrimp tacos

    55555 by Mark


  • Leslie C.Shrimp tacos are amazing!!

    55555 by Leslie C.


  • Sheila L.Watch for the waiter who "samples" every drink that he serves.

    33333 by Sheila L.


  • cheri r.Food was great...company is good ;)

    33333 by cheri r.


  • Amanda D.I got my food fast! It was delicious but now I cannot breathe

    55555 by Amanda D.


  • Mindy C.The chicken tacos are amazing! Great flavor !

    55555 by Mindy C.


  • dunkin d.Food is great

    55555 by dunkin d.


  • senator d.Holy crap! A roach was walking on our table... the waiter smashed it and the manager refused to take anything off our bill.

    11111 by senator d.


  • DRE I.Tell em'..."SENO DRE" sent you! Viva ME-HE-KO!!! My name hold weight!!! #Truestory

    55555 by DRE I.


  • Patrick P.Overrated!! All glitz, no substance. Uninspiring guacamole with stale chips, and beware of the smokers on the patio. They don't give a rat's ass their smoke interferes with the crappy food.

    22222 by Patrick P.


  • Viktor G.Wings and mexikan koke

    55555 by Viktor G.


  • Adrianna J.Thet put REAL mango fruit puree in thier mango magaritas... Make sure to order it with 2 limes and SALT on the rim, like eating a mango!

    55555 by Adrianna J.


  • Adrianna J.RICE AND BEANS! BEANS AND RICE!¡ARROZ Y FRIJOLES! ¡FRIJOLES Y ARROZ!

    55555 by Adrianna J.


  • Adrianna J.Abby is awsome! Ask to be in her section!

    55555 by Adrianna J.


  • Beba R.good Margaritas

    55555 by Beba R.


  • Natalia A.Salsa is not good, customer service is bad, food was nothing to brag about!:/

    22222 by Natalia A.


  • Molly M.Best patio ever !!!

    55555 by Molly M.


  • Bianca M.Shit packed

    55555 by Bianca M.


  • Andrew M.We must take mayorship from amanda m! Hahah

    55555 by Andrew M.


  • Thomas D.If it's nice out sit outside..its way better than indoors!

    55555 by Thomas D.


  • Andrew M.Dollar tacos woot .... if I had a taco I'd only charge a buck :p lol add me on 4square

    55555 by Andrew M.


  • Jennee M.1/2 price pitchers and $1 tacos on Monday's during happy hour!

    55555 by Jennee M.


  • Elizabeth Aileen M.By far my favorite Mexican joint I've found. Everything is delicious, and the portions are HUGE.

    55555 by Elizabeth Aileen M.


  • El REY FOODS M.Theres not many hotter restaurants in WI. I loved the chicken fajitas. Great Scenery. We recommend.

    55555 by El REY FOODS M.


  • Joshua V.Spicy Steak tacos are great!

    55555 by Joshua V.


  • Karl N.Tons of food

    55555 by Karl N.


  • Sean T.Food is excellent, and service is even better, ask for Rosa, she is by far the best waitress in town, you will NOT be disappointed.

    55555 by Sean T.


  • Christy T.Food is great. Rosa always gives wonderful service with a smile.

    55555 by Christy T.


  • allison q.Great, Spicy Salsa.. buy it to go! and the fish tacos squeezed with lime is incredible. Can you open a 2nd restaruant in Waukesha County?!?

    55555 by allison q.


  • Jennifer Z.Ask for Hector or Eduardo!

    55555 by Jennifer Z.


  • Brianne K.Steak tacos are the best

    55555 by Brianne K.


  • Nicolle M.I don't drink beer often, but when I do; Loaded Cerveza.

    55555 by Nicolle M.


  • Christin Get Felipe for your waiter, if possible.

    33333 by Christin "X1" L.


  • Angel S.Great food but DO NOT eat the tamales! They are so dry, almost like eating sand... But on a good note.. margatitas are amazing!

    33333 by Angel S.


  • Angelica S.Chicken pozole is delicious - one of the most authentic I've had besides my grandma's. No cabbage though! :(

    55555 by Angelica S.


  • Regina C.Fun atmosphere and the murals are amazing. The food is decent although is way too salty most of the time.

    55555 by Regina C.


  • Koby L.Awesome salsa and a super cool patio.

    55555 by Koby L.


  • Kelly C.Chicken fajitas are amazing...and just enough spice!

    55555 by Kelly C.


  • ANTH✪NY D.Come for happy hour and have a drink with Amanda!

    55555 by ANTH✪NY D.


  • Cylest PJumbo chimichanga is great!

    55555 by Cylest P


  • Nis Z.Birthdays are fun at El Fuego! You'll be serenaded in Spanish by the wait staff, get to wear the special birthday sombrero and get your picture taken by the restaurant :)

    55555 by Nis Z.


  • Tom EThe guac is a winner. Very fresh.

    55555 by Tom E


  • jennifer ADon't feed chips to the koi, I'm pretty sure they have fish food.

    33333 by jennifer A


  • Brook S.Get the huarache!!!

    55555 by Brook S.


  • Scott S.Try the Fuego Burrito.

    55555 by Scott S.


  • Jennifer SBest Mexican food around!

    55555 by Jennifer S


  • WiscFishChick L.Great restaurant and my daughter loved celebrating her 8th bday here! Her favorite was the FLAN!!!! :)

    55555 by WiscFishChick L.


  • Sami D.Best salsa, and the hardshell tacos are nice and crunchy, not soggy like other joints.

    55555 by Sami D.


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