El Guaca

El Guaca

01206 764838

118 High Street, Colchester
Essex CO1 1SZ


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Conveniently located within historic Colchester’s popular town centre, El Guaca welcomes you to an exciting authentic Mexican dining experience. Colourful and vibrant, this lively, family-friendly restaurant is also a feast for the eyes with its attractive painted furniture and intriguing Aztec-style decorative features and wall art.

The menu too is a voyage of discovery full of delicious flavours, aromas and colours. El Guaca also caters for those wishing to eat gluten free and much of the impressive menu offers GF options. The helpful and knowledgeable staff are more than happy to answer any questions regarding ingredients and food preparation. GF Appetisers include Soups, Nachos, Cheese Doughballs, Tacos and sharing platters. The Mains Menu has Sizzling Fajitas with a variety of fillings – Chicken, steak, prawns or a vegetarian option. Succulent Seafood dishes include Grilled Tuna, Roasted Salmon, Prawns & Coconut Squash. Wonderful Paellas come with Seafood or Meat and a vegetarian option if preferred, and among tasty GF choices from the Grill are Poblano Chicken or juicy Tijuana Sirloin Steak.

For a truly authentic taste of Mexico why not opt for the Street Food Menu? GF dishes include Chimichurri Tostadas, Crispy Tacos and Fiesta Nachos. And of course there is a variety of GF sides to add to the meal of your choice including our famous guacamole.

“I need to eat gluten free and El Guaca is absolutely the best Mexican food I have ever eaten! Great atmosphere and the choice was amazing… would highly recommend.”…Gluten Free Dining

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Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday.. 12pm – 10.30pm

Friday and Saturday.. 12pm – 12am

Sunday.. 12pm – 10.30pm



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