Authentic
Mexican Food

We are proud to offer the best authentic Mexican food in the Ames area.

About Us

El Azteca Mexican Restaurant is passionate about offering a memorable experience to make each guest feel like family. Enjoy a fresh homemade margarita, a variety of Mexico’s finest tequilas and a great selection of beer. We take pride in offering traditional and authentic Mexican food, using the freshest ingredients and bold flavors that our menu has to offer. El Azteca thanks you for the continued support and sharing the success and joy throughout the years. We at El Azteca, welcome you to experience our authentic Mexican meals in a warm, friendly environment at one of our two Ames locations.

North Location

  • 2727 Stange Rd.
    Ames, IA 50010
  • Monday-Thursday— 11:00AM-2:00PM; 5:00PM-8:00PM
    Friday & Saturday— 11:00AM-9:00PM
    Sunday— 11:00AM-8:00PM
  • 515-292-9494

South Location

  • 2120 Isaac Newton Dr.
    Ames, IA 50010
  • Monday-Thursday— 11:00AM-2:00PM; 5:00PM-8:00PM
    Friday & Saturday— 11:00AM-9:00PM
    Sunday— 11:00AM-8:00PM
  • 515-715-1026
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Our Menu

El Azteca Mexican Restaurant offers many options for traditional and authentic Mexican food. From homemade margaritas to burritos and enchiladas, we use the freshest ingredients and bold flavors of Mexico.

Testimonials

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