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El Potro Mexican Restaurant

220 Highway 80 West, Pooler, GA 31322
+1 912-748-9465
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
3 Jul 2018
“Cheap tasty Tex-Mex”
26 Jan 2018
“Disappointed ”
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220 Highway 80 West, Pooler, GA 31322
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

This place reminds me of some of the cheap Mexican restaurants in San Antonio, which is a compliment. Great prices as well. I will come back.

Thank TriMeat
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing meal:( The meal was unsatisfying with no authentic flavors. :( I was looking forward to a good Mexican dish and was I disappointed at this restaurant.

Thank peachy0929
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Not a Mexican fan, they're all the same n Savannah. But, friend and Mother wanted Mexican Saturday evening and went to El Potro. Dreaded it, BUt, the menu looked great, but they surprisingly had a Buffett. And it was fantastic. Nicer than sitting stuffing your...More

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I tried out this place as I just moved to the area and am trying out various restaurants. This was a huge disappointment. The food was bland and tasteless. I ate the lunch buffet and am a general believer that even average food becomes better...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We stumbled on this unpreposessing place while staying at the La Quinta Inn, a 5-minute walk away. Excellent, authentic Mexican food served cheerfully and at moderate prices; what a treat, among the Burger Kings and KFCs! I only wish they had one in our hometown,...More

Thank stowtraveller
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Are you ready for a great Tex Mex buffet for a Friday or Saturday night? Well POOLER Ga, only 20 minutes from Savannah is the bomb. Priced reasonable and food prepared with such great flavor and variety that I have to eat here at least...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant on travel advisor. The parking lot was already crowded at 6:30 on a Friday night. Half the patrons in the restaurant spoke Spanish which I consider to be a great omen. The Frijoles, pico de gallo & guacamole.... it was all...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I have been to El Potro many times over the past ten years and always delivers excellent and low price Mexican food.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Great Mexican food with friendly service. The original Mexican restaurant in Pooler. Best Margarita's!

Thank infl8ogirl
Reviewed 6 July 2015

LOVE the buffet! Good variety and good taste. Waitstaff is friendly and efficient. Will defiantly go back.

Thank Jan C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
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: 220 Highway 80 West, Pooler, GA 31322
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Pooler
  • Phone Number: +1 912-748-9465
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