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El Que Pasa
Mexican Restaurant in Asheville, NC

Asheville, NC’s Local Mexican Restaurant with Authentic Fare

If you’re on the hunt for a great Mexican restaurant in Asheville, NC, El Que Pasa has been serving up authentic, California-style Mexican food since 2004, pleasing diners all over the area. We’re a family-owned restaurant that specializes in a California-style, traditional Mexican menu. Our restaurant is kid-friendly, and it’s one of the best taco places in the area. You can end your search for a new favorite restaurant at El Que Pasa. Your friends and family will enjoy the fresh and delicious lunch, dinner, and drinks from our menu. We also offer daily specials on meals and drinks for both lunch and dinner. Don’t settle for subpar chain food. At El Que Pasa, you’ll get fantastic and authentic rolled together on your plate.


Traditional Mexican Cuisine

Our restaurant is located right in the very heart of our beautiful city. Asheville, NC families, professionals, and everyone else has made El Que Pasa a favorite spot for dining. We have something to please anyone who walks in our doors, including delicious takeout and happy hour specials. You’ll enjoy the freshest flavors and gourmet ingredients in every bite. If you want quesadillas, tacos, or our famous made-to-order tableside guacamole, you’ll find a new love with every meal. We’ll satisfy your desire for California-style Mexican cuisine with a broad menu of traditional favorites and Mexican dishes with our own twist. Along with your meal, all patrons will also indulge in complimentary chips and hot bean dip, and we have an extensive salsa bar. As a kid-friendly restaurant, your whole family will enjoy a night out at our restaurant.

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Thirst Quenching Drink Specials

Celebrate with coworkers, friends, or family with our daily drink specials to satisfy your thirst. We serve drinks made with top-shelf liquors and complement tacos and good times with authentic Mexican beers. Our newly-added bar room has additional high-top seating for adults to enjoy themselves. So, what are you waiting for? If you’re ready to celebrate a graduation, birthday, promotion, or just a fun and delicious night out, visit us in the heart of Asheville, NC for Authentic Mexican cuisine.

El Que Pasa

891 Patton Ave
Asheville, NC 28806


Hours of Operations
Monday: 11:00 AM – 9:30 PM
Tuesday: 11:00 AM – 9:30 PM
Wednesday: 11:00 AM – 9:30 PM
Thursday: 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Friday: 11:00 AM – 10:30 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM – 10:30 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 9:30 PM

891 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC, USA