Experience delicious Mexican food at El Mariachi 1140 South Lewis Street, near I-16, in Metter. With a full menu consisting of everything from appetizers to desserts, every meal at El Mariachi is a fiesta!

El Mariachi is celebrating its third anniversary this month.  In the three years since opening, El Mariachi has become a popular dining spot for Metterites of all ages. With proximity to I-16, travelers who stop by on their way through Metter often make El Mariachi a “must stop” during their journey.

Opening daily at 11 AM, a daily lunch menu is available offering a variety of combinations and specials that are prepared quickly for those with limited time on a lunch break. Most lunch specials include a combination of items and a side of rice or refried beans.

The larger menu, always available, starts with appetizers including Ceviche and the popular “Mariachi Sampler,” which gives patrons tastes of most of the available appetizer items. There are also dips ranging from cheese dip and guacamole to a specialty Mexican sausage dip called “Chori-Queso.” Other items include various salads and nachos made with tortilla chips topped with nacho cheese.

Entrees available at El Mariachi feature chicken, steak and seafood items. Fajitas, and specials including chimichangas are always available. And, of course, there are tacos, the most popular Mexican menu item. El Mariachi has available tradiational tacos, but also tacos filled with chicken, fish, shrimp and other meats. Enchiladas, burritos and quesadillas round out the listing of entrees offered.

If there is room after finishing an El Mariachi meal, specialty desserts include such Mexican cuisine staples as Cheesecake Chimichanga, Churros, Flan, and Sopapillas. A popular item that leaves patrons asking, “How did they do that?” is the Fried Ice Cream dessert.

El Mariachi has a complete and well-stocked bar featuring beers on tap, including Corona Light, Modelo, and Dos Equis along with American beers such as Bud Light, Michelob Ultra and Miller Lite. Specialty drinks available are Margaritas and Daiquiris in lime, strawberry, mango, peach and pina colada flavors. Daily happy hour is Monday through Saturday from 3 until 7 PM. All day drink specials are available daily.

El Mariachi is open seven days a week offering seating indoors or on their popular patio section which is comfortable year round with a large fireplace. It’s a great place to watch the big game while enjoying chips and salsa and a favorite beverage. The restaurant can accommodate large groups and is a popular place for group gatherings. To go orders can be made by calling 912-685-5000. Gift cards are available.

Visit El Mariachi’s website at www.elmariachi.barandgrill.com or find them on Facebook.

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