El Arroyo

512-474-1222
1624 W 5th St
Austin, TX 78703
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Restaurant Management, Restaurants
Mexican

Customer Reviews (35 reviews)

LonseomeDove

on Citysearch Feb 04, 2009
Did you know El Arroyo has a special just about every night of the week?! Below are their listed specials: Mondays- $1 Tecates 5- close 2 for 1 Half Pound, Never Frozen, Black Angus Burgers Tuesdays: 2 for 1 Cheese... (more)

new2atex

on Citysearch Jan 09, 2009
I have only been in Austin now 11 months and I eat out about 5 times a week. By far I have had the best experiences at El Arroyo on 5th St near Mopac. I Have been going there on Thursdays for their $.99 margaritas. They are... (more)

huskyduck

on Citysearch Oct 13, 2008
I had heard lots of good things about El Arroyo but I was mildly disappointed over their very average Mexican Tex-Mex food. The chips and salsa was obviously from a bag and jar respectively, always a bad sign for any... (more)

arrrrrrrriba

on Citysearch Oct 07, 2008
I went to eat at the 5th street location with my girlfriend and the server offered us items that aren't on the menu but will be on the new menu coming out soon. They were amazing! I got the stuffed avacado and my girlfriend... (more)

rtovar

on Citysearch Sep 09, 2008
We came in from Houston a couple of weeks ago for the game and had a great time. They used to have one in Houston but i guess not there any longer. The patio is the place to be on a Saturday night. It wasnt crazy busy like we... (more)

goodfoodnow

on Citysearch Sep 08, 2008
I recently went back to El Arroyo on 5th St. to try the new menu I have been hearing about. I did like the change from the old menu. I noticed they also have been doing som remodeling which looks a lot better. Anyway, My... (more)

gwlucas

on Citysearch Sep 03, 2008
I have been to many many Austin Mexican restaurants, and this by far has been my best experience. I went to the El Arroyo on Far West with my wife and two kids, the hostess greeted us warmly and took us to our table right... (more)

atxrebel

on Citysearch Sep 03, 2008
I just ate El Arroyo on 5th Street on a Thursday. There was no wait like I expected there would be. It seemed busy but the $.99 ritas made it worth it. Our server (Jessica I think...) was friendly, the drinks were pretty... (more)

cmmdb

on Citysearch Sep 02, 2008
El Arroyo on 5th street has been a favorite of mine since I was in college! I was originally lured in with their '99 cent ritas on Thursday, and I was pleasantly surprised to find a pretty extensive menu and other great... (more)

reddog13

on Citysearch Jun 24, 2008
I recently purchased breakfast tacos and was completely disgusted when I found an insect in my taco. Obviously they are taking "The Ditch" a little too far. Not only are they raising their prices they are adding a... (more)
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