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Mexican For Dinner at Your Place or Ours!

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Most people are staying home right now and avoiding contact with others as much as possible. (As we all should be!) You're still going to get hungry though and you're very likely going to be craving Mexicali Blues. That's not a problem at all because currently, the best Mexican food at the Lake of the Ozarks is still being served here Tuesday-Saturday from 4:00-9:00 pm



Dining In
At the time this is being written, restaurants in our area have not been asked to shut down their dining rooms. If you are able to join us in-house for dinner, come on over! Our employees always practice cleanliness and good hygiene and right now, we're being even more conscious of that than ever. 

There is also plenty of room at our Lake of the Ozarks Mexican restaurant to space out the tables so that social distancing can be enforced. If you feel up to it and need to get out of the house, we'll be here for you while we still can. Of course, if you'd prefer to eat at home, order Mexical…

Our Fajitas Are Fantastic, but Which Kind is Your Favorite?

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An extremely popular dinner item at our Lake of the Ozarks Mexican restaurant is our fantastic fajitas. The fresh, flavorful ingredients we use here at Mexicali Blues give them a taste that will tickle your taste buds and leave you looking forward to the next time you can order them again! 

Not only is the flavor incredible but putting together your own custom creation at the table makes it fun too. Ordering fajitas at Mexicali Blues is an easy decision. The hardest part is deciding which delicious meat to choose for the main ingredient! 


Fantastic Fajita Choices
In case you are unfamiliar with this particular dish, a fajita consists of grilled-to-order meat on a bed of onions and peppers served on a hot skillet. It comes with warm flour tortillas and a plate full of additional toppings that include rice, beans, lettuce, cheese, sour cream, and tomatoes. The add-ons are the same with each order, but you'll need to choose a main meat for the skillet. 

Since classic fajitas were made fr…

The Wait is Over - Mexicali Blues is Back!

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The wait is finally over and your favorite Mexican restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks is back! We will be open for the 2020 season beginning on Thursday, March 5 at 4:00 pm. The hours have changed slightly but all of those fantastic flavors you love from Mexicali Blues in Osage Beach are back and every bit as delicious as ever. 


New Hours
You can still enjoy the best Mexican food at the Lake of the Ozarks every Tuesday-Saturday this year (including $1 tacos every Taco Tuesday.) Instead of opening for lunch, though, we will now be open from 4:00-9:00 pm each of those days.  

Fresh, Homemade Mexican Food
Those of you that have been here before already know, but for any new diners that still need to stop by and check us out, here's what you can expect. We always use the freshest and most savory ingredients in everything that comes out of our kitchen. 

In addition to the finest Mexican cuisine in the Midwest, we also offer a few American-style dishes as well that are equally delicious. S…

Our Season Ends With Half-Price Food & Drinks at Mexicali Blues!

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As we told you about in last week's blog, this will be our final week open in 2019 at Mexicali Blues in Osage Beach. Our annual winter break is about to begin so Saturday, November 30, will be your last chance this year to enjoy the best Mexican food at the Lake of the Ozarks

The idea that we'll be closed for a couple of months might make you sad. To cheer you up, join us Saturday, November 30, 2019, and enjoy your favorites at HALF-PRICE! (While they last that is, so better come in early!) Here are a few tips to make sure you don't miss out on dining with us at least one more time this year.


Make a List
Take a look at the Mexicali Blues menu online and make a list of everything that you absolutely have to have before we close our doors for the season. It's probably going to be a LOT of items, so organize those from "most important" to "still important, but not as much" so you know where to get started when you come in to place your order. 


Create a P…

Mexicali Blues' Winter Break Is Coming - Dine With Us NOW!

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Your favorite Lake of the Ozarks Mexican restaurant does our best to bring you the freshest and most flavorful foods throughout the year. We do close Mexicali Blues down for a couple of months over the winter though to give our staff some much deserved time off over the holidays. After that, we all come back refreshed and eager to see all of your wonderful faces once again! 


This year, our final day for the 2019 season will be on Saturday, November 30. You've still got plenty of time to get on over here and enjoy the best Mexican food at the Lake of the Ozarks before that happens. As a tasty reminder, here are a few of the delicious items you're going to want to enjoy at least one more time before we take our winter break. 

Delicious Dips
You always begin your meal at Mexicali Blues with a big bowl of freshly-made tortilla chips and our famous house recipe salsa. (Be sure to pick up enough jars while you're here to last you over the winter, plus a few to give away as gifts fo…

Fun Facts About Mexican Food You Probably Don't Know

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The best Mexican food at the Lake of the Ozarks comes out of the kitchen at Mexicali Blues in Osage Beach. The most important part is the fresh, quality ingredients that give it an amazing flavor. Less important but still very interesting, are the little known yet intriguing facts about some of these foods. 

Today we've gathered a few fun facts about some popular Mexican foods & drinks. They will make for wonderful conversation starters the next time you are dining with friends at our Lake of the Ozarks Mexican restaurant


A Healthy Choice
The majority of Mexican food is quite healthy because many dishes include all of the important food groups in one recipe. Many of the ingredients such as fresh vegetables and spices contain a lot of healthy antioxidants. 

Burrito means donkey?
The word "burrito" derives from the Spanish word "burro" which means donkey. Burrito actually translates to little donkey. No, that does not mean donkey was ever an ingredient! Actually…

Fiesta Fridays Are BACK at the Lake of the Ozarks!

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It's that wonderful time of the year once again - Fiesta Fridays at back at Mexicali Blues! Taco Tuesdays are quite possibly the most popular weekday at our Mexican restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks most of the year, but these weekly Friday specials are every bit as exciting (and delicious) as $1 tacos! 


TGIF (Thank Goodness It's FAJITAS!)
Throughout November you've got an extra reason to get excited about Fridays because our Fiesta Fridays are filled with all kinds of delicious deals! The first of these fantastic Friday deals is one of our most popular dishes - fajitas.

Every Friday you can enjoy a small order of our chicken fajitas for only $9! For that incredible price, you get savory grilled chicken served on a bed of grilled onions and peppers. That's all served with tortillas and a plate full of rice, beans, lettuce, cheese, sour cream, and tomatoes.  

Normally, our small chicken fajitas cost $13.50 and our larger orders are $19.50. On Fiesta Friday, you'll be…