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Our first Pollo Patio Party was a hit! Come and join us again in October for another delicious evening out on the patio!

On Wednesday, October 9 from 4:30 to 9pm, we'll be serving up delicious quartered smoked chickens with tortillas and aji sauce for the dine-in only special price of $5 or half a chicken for $9 along with $6 glasses of margarita!

Looking for the perfect cocktail pairing? We suggest one of our signature Buckeye Vodka cocktails...

2017 [WINNER]: Tamiami Mami - guava base, buckeye vodka, fresh lime, firewater bitters, and a skewer of candied guava and lime

2018: Que Rico - passionfruit nectar, buckeye vodka, and topped with sparkling rose cava

2019 [WINNER - best pairing]: Marvelous Marcela - red wine, buckeye vodka, blood orange and lime

Wednesday, October 9 | 4:30-9pm | Free entry, reservations encouraged



Come celebrate Allhallowstide on October 31 - November 2 at El Meson as we observe the traditional Mexican holidays of All Hallows’ Eve, All Saints’ Day and Day of the Dead.
Each day during dinner service hours each order of tequila or margarita comes with a complimentary tapas plate (limited to one per customer per day).
No tickets are required, but reservations are recommended at elmeson.net/make-a-reservation/ or (937) 859-8229
Then join us on Saturday, November 2 for a very special Day of the Dead event, featuring a spirits and small plate pairing with a margarita, three varieties of tequila, and three tacos. More information and tickets can be found at _




Join us Saturday, November 2 for a special Day of the Dead event, featuring a spirits and small plate pairing with a margarita, three varieties of tequila, and three tacos. A Mexican holiday for celebrating the memory of those who have passed, the event also includes complementary, authentic, Day of the Dead face painting.
The menu is still being finalized, but be sure to follow along on this page for further details.
Tickets are available at http://elmeson.net/day-of-the-dead/

Saturday, November 2nd - 6:30pm - $45 + tax and tip




Returning from a multi-week cultural excursion to Spain and Portugal, Bill and Chef Marc are excited to share some of the wonderful drinks and dishes they and their guests tried. The menu is still being finalized, so be sure to follow along on this page.

Tickets are available at http://elmeson.net/pintxos-party/

Wednesday, November 13th - 6:30pm - $40 + tax and tip
El Meson loves to travel the world in search of the most authentic and delicious dishes to bring back to our customers in Dayton. Be sure to follow the page for your chance to join us on our next announced cultural excursion.



Come join us on Wednesday, Nov 27 for the 3rd Annual Thank You Day, a day dedicated to you, our great friends and neighbors that have helped us become the restaurant we are today!

We'll be offering lunch from 11am-2pm and dinner from 4:30-9pm specials of $5 for small plates along with $6 margaritas!

We've come such a long way and still have big plans about all of the great things we want to do here in Dayton. Let's celebrate together!


Thanksgiving will be here before you know it! Come join in on this Dayton Holiday tradition and let our family serve your family.

We'll be offering a special menu for the day with a number of our favorite Latin specialties like Paella Valencia and Coconut Crusted Fish, along with our Roasted Turkey Dinner, served with chorizo & bread stuffing, potato and butternut squash mash, Colombian fried rice!

Seating will be limited so make your reservation for any size group today at (937) 859-8299

El Meson's Thanksgiving is from Noon to 6pm with last reservations being accepted at 5pm.

The full menu will be released soon but don't delay in making reservation!
To mark the official start of another joyful gift giving (and gift getting) season, we're happy to offer our friends our own Holiday Gifts with an additional gift card for every $50 gift card purchased!
Starting on Friday, November 29 and going through Monday, December 2 the first 50 people to purchase a $50 gift card at ElMeson.net will receive an additional gift card valued at $10-$50!
Then on Tuesday, December 3 through the holidays at ElMeson.net and at the restaurant we'll be offering an additional $10 gift card with every $50 gift card purchased.
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Give the gift of time well-spent over good food with family and friends.