Welcome El Amate Restaurant

We love Salvadorian Mexican Tasty food

About El Amate Restaurant

There are no excuse to stop enjoying our menu.

We served at a good price and always faithful to the Mexican and Salvadorian style. Do not forget to enjoy these rich combinations offered by us. The quality and good taste that characterizes El Amate is the guarantee that you will enjoy your visit.

Our Food Menu


Shredded beef rolled in fried corn tortilla, served with taquqito sauce, topped with cheese, guacamole and sour cream.

Nachos supreme

Corn ships covered w/refried beans, enchilada sauce, shredded beef, mozzarella and cheddar cheese, Served w/guacamole, sur cream, tomato and jalapeño.

Vuelve a la vida

Mixed ceviche, baby shrimps, kalamari and scollops. Cooked with lime juuice.

Sopa de mondongo

Tripe soup, cow feet, yuca, corn cob, platain and carrots.

Pollo encebollado

Chicken breast sautéed with garlic butter, onions, green peppers and tomatoes. Served with rice, salad and refried beans.

Mario's platter

Cheese and beef enchiladas covered with sauce and cheddar cheese served with beef taco and rice and beans.

Crab and shrimp enchilada9

Baby shrimp and lump crabmeat sautéed in garlic butter and mushrooms, rolled in a flour tortilla and covered w/our ranchera sauce. Served with rice and beans.

Pollo asado

Broiled chicken breast with pico de gallo and guacamole.

Our Client Loves

We value your feedback and appreciate you taking the time to give us your opinion.

Ugh yes!!!!! This place is awesome. No complaints. Love the vibe and the food is decently priced for the amount that you get. My boyfriend got steak tacos. And I got chicke...

Abby R.


Food is ok but is over priced, place is ok too, and the personal some of the the're nice!!! But this place it doesnt have nothing exciting.

Ricardo M.


Great food I had chicken,steak and shrimp platter it was tasty delicious food.i also love there pupusas mix/revueltas are the best I tried around the dmv.

Jose M.


I was in the mood for Mexican, and with the passing of the monsoon I decided to go to the place in walking distance. It's a big open room with seven TVs showing soccer game...

Jerry S.


We needed a place to eat that was near our hotel and El Amate filled the bill. The food was tasty, the service good , if a little strange for a couple in their 70s. I refer...

Fran T.


Had the quesadilla which was good, not outstanding. The chips and salsa were very good though. There were only two other people when I went so service was not an issue. ...

Danielle V.


We are living in a hotel and eating out and trying to stay cool. This is close and we wanted dinner without driving much. While we were the only shall we say outsiders in t...

Kal B.


Once again this is a cookie cutter type El Salvadorian style restaurant. That doesn't mean that the food isn't good. Because it is. I like the crab and shrimp enchaladas. O...

Cee J.


I find El Amate to have very good pupusas and the curtido is good as well. Another thing is they have lorocos (pupusas with an edible flower that basically appears as litt...

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