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El Potro

501 N Orlando Ave Ste 217, Winter Park, FL 32789-2950
+1 407-975-9132
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“refried beans” (3 reviews)
“enchiladas” (4 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
501 N Orlando Ave Ste 217, Winter Park, FL 32789-2950
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

It's always delicious....In a Mall at 17-92 and Lee Road....They have Lunch Buffet and order menus!...plenty of seats....great workers.as good as it gets..Going there today!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank janisbfuller
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We ran into this place by accident. After shopping at the outlet mall. Overall great experience... the food was flavorful and the service was great. We went in hungry... they gave us warm chips and salsa. We ordered.. the kids tacos with rice and beans....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank foodlvr1981
Reviewed 15 April 2018

As a travel writer that has visited all continents, I can speak with certainty that El Potro in Winter Park, Orlando, FL has the finest Mexican meals I've ever had anywhere. Everything comes to the table exactly as requested. And you can't beat a great...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed 9 April 2018

El Potro offers good Mexican food at an affordable price. The restaurant is located in a strip mall in Winter Park. They look to do a lot of business with repeat customers, which is always a good sign that the food must be good. There...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank wbullseye
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I have been going to this place for many years and it never disappoints. Since we have gone so much I decided to give their catering a try for my boyfriend’s birthday. Ordering with them was so easy and they were so attentive in making...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank makeurowndstny
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Great food and wonderful people. We think that this is the best Mexican restaurant in Orlando. They also have Latin harp music on some nights. The harp is magical. The last time we were there we saw a movie star, Payton Oswalt, and his comedy...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank deezba
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I have been going to El Potro for quite a few years and have enjoyed taking guests along with me. Their food and service never fails me. I like the buffet that they have from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The buffet has three types of meat...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank _carolynshaffer9
Reviewed 15 January 2018

This place is the best!!! Service is the best you will ever get anywhere and the food is delicious! They even have live music! Pablo, the owner, really knows how to run an amazing restaurant!! Your experience will be top rate and this will be...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first time at this restaurant, we were very impressed. We found great Mexican food for quite reasonable prices given the quality. We will definitely go back there in the future.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 265eugenek
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Best Buffet (and I dont mean Warren, I know he spells his with two t's) around. I still cant believe this buffet. IF you like shrimp, do NOT miss this restaurant. X3 different types on the Saturday night buffet, raw, grilled and coconut. AND dessert,...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 N Orlando Ave Ste 217, Winter Park, FL 32789-2950
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Winter Park
  • Phone Number: +1 407-975-9132
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