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El Potro Mexican Restaurant

#524 of 2,927 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
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4666 South Kirkman Rd, Orlando, FL
+1-407-781-0395
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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OCOEE
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good food, good prices, good service. Plenty of booze in the Margaritas. I really like the vegetarian fajitas. Not really fancy, just really good!

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were surprised by the variety of offerings on the buffet. It's been a long, long time since we've run across such a variety. The quality of the food for a buffet was way above average

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Thank Michael S
Weston, Florida
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385 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a quick lunch at this restaurant, great chips and salsa and delicious chicken fajitas, very tasty. The fried beans were very good along with the guacamole side. We enjoyed the service and the ambiance of the restaurant. It got quite crowded for lunch. Price was OK.

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Thank Francisco A
Canada
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am so glad we found this place. The menu offers lots of choice and there is a very well stocked buffet and the food is hot. We went at lunch so I'm not sure if the buffet is offered at dinner. The service is very friendly and prompt. I had the buffet and my spouse ordered enchiladas from the... More 

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Thank MrZabava
Beaverton
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am so happy that we found this place again. We ate here twice when we went to Universal Studios 4 years ago. We went twice again this time as well. Their tacos al pastor took me back to El Fogon in Playa del Carmen. Everything we tried was just great. Service is very friendly and pricing is very fair... More 

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bradenton
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

buffet was tasty, pentiful and had many options. Green chile was exceptionally good. Service was good. We would visit again

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Thank 4949
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

My friends and I finished a Color Run 5K yesterday & we found this place for lunch. Note: We cleaned up after the race. This place is small but makes good use of their space. The menu was unique and had a short section that explained what items were and how they are pronounced. They have a sweet buffet with... More 

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Thank Katherine S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Leaving Florida to go back home to Ga. Picked here over Outback because rating were better and Mexican is my favorite. Was well worth it. They closed in hour but they were still friendly fast and food was delicious. To make it better they gave me a free Birthday fried Ice cream. 😊

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Thank christina w
Orlando
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

King Quesadilla my favorite, then pork tacos- so tender and burried in fresh cilantro... Homemade queso phenomenal! Margaritas delicious. Attentive service. Great local place where you don't need a reservation and reasonably priced.

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Thank KathleenC860
Orange Park, Florida
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The food is truely so yummy..there was lots of wonderful things to choose from. Everything looked and tasted very well. I only have one issue..I have an emotional supportive service dog named Ava..She goes everywhere with me..the manager came up and said...why do you have a dog in a restaurant? I said its against the law to ask me that..she... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4666 South Kirkman Rd, Orlando, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1-407-781-0395

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?