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Best Mexican Restaurant

El Salto II

8816 Waltham Woods Road, Carney, (410) 668-3980

Posted 9/13/2000

Your taste buds are roaming south of the border, but you're short on time and cash. No sweat. Just go north of the city to El Salto II. Sip a margarita or suck on a Dos Equis, and savor the salsa while you contemplate a menu with 35 combination plates and more. Within seconds of ordering, it seems, your server is offloading the multiple hot entrées he's balancing from wrist to shoulder on one arm. You can round up the regulars--bulging burritos, chunky chimichangas, racy rellenos, fab fajitas. But go on, try something more. A shrimp cocktail features a dozen big ones with hunks of avocado in a mild red sauce. Hell, we even love the T-bone steak, served with silky smooth refritos and Spanish rice.

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Other Awards for Best Mexican Restaurant:

El Guapito Mexican Restaurant, 9/16/2009

Fiesta Mexicana, 9/17/2008

Tijuana Tacos, 9/19/2007

Arcos, 9/20/2006

Los Amigos, 9/21/2005

Los Amigos, 9/17/2003

Los Amigos, 9/18/2002

Mike’s Bar, 9/18/1996

All Awards for El Salto II:

Best Latino Restaurant, 9/19/2001

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