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Welcome to El Mexicano

The best Mexican cuisine in Newport, North Carolina



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Only Quality Ingredients

The best Mexican cuisine in Newport, North Carolina. Come experience our authentic dishes in a wonderful atmosphere great for family and friends to unwind and enjoy a delish meal. 


Only the Best

Fresh Ingredient, Tasty Meals

We use only the freshest locally sourced ingredients with complimentary spices from Mexico and other latin countries to bring authentic Mexican cuisine to North Carolina.

Delicious Tacos

Handmade corn tortillas filled with your choice of meat. Topped with cilantro and diced red onions. Plus salsa on the side to add a kick. Specialty tacos also on the menu!

Nacho Special

Large bed of chips topped with your choice of meat. Topped with cheese, guacamole, pico-de-gallo, and sour cream. The specialty nachos will add a twist to any lunch or dinner.

Gorditas Plate

Two Gorditas made with corn masa and filled with your choice of meat, stuffed with lettuce, sour cream and cotija cheese. Served with mexican rice and black beans.

Imported Beer

A great selection of imported and domestic beer on tap or in a bottle. Pair the best flavors with the best drinks in town.

Frozen Margarita

Frozen Margaritas with a plentiful selection of flavors and sizes. Find your favorite flavor with a margarita tester flight and double down with a full size glass.

Specialty Dishes &

Signature Drinks

You won’t find an experience like this anywhere else. Our huge selection of drinks and dishes will make each visit a fun new adventure. Don’t take our word for it, come and experience it for yourself!


What People are Saying

“A Great Find”

“I was just stationed nearby and didn’t think we would find quality Mexican food in North Carolina. I’m so glad I was wrong! What a great find!”


“Fabulous food & flawless service”

It’s only opening night here and they already have fabulous food and flawless service. “


“Another successful experience”

“My husband and I have been to a few of the other restaurants that the owners manage. I’m always please. It was another successful experience, which is what I’ve come to expect.



My husband was speechless. Finally got him to try the guacamole here and he’s been trying to make it at home every day since then. Just can’t compare to authentic Mexican food.”


Don’t Miss Our

Daily Specials

Daily specials that taste delicious and won’t break the bank! Enjoy with friends and family or just for a night out.

Small house Margaritas and Jochos.

Jochos Plate

Mexican hot dog with fries $5.99

Taco Wednesday, $5.99 3 hard or soft taco with the purchase of any beverage.

El Mexicano Full Dinner Ensemble

El Mexicano Full Dinner Ensemble


Hours of Operation

 Sun – Wed
11 am – 9 pm

Thur – Sat
11am – 10 pm

Drop Us a Line

Don’t be shy. Let us know if you have any questions!