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El Patron

192 Harding St, Worcester, MA 01604-5026
+1 508-757-8000
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good17%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
192 Harding St, Worcester, MA 01604-5026
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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Came here it was packed loud and the service was far from good. I ended up ordering a guacamole appetizer and it was very bland. It took 10 minutes to get a drink and the waitress never came over to check in I wont be...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank restcritic
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Everything was great! Fast service. Had a great grilled fish burrito. No complaints from our table of 7.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Mcdpe
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Had lunch during the KDR-MEX World Cup match. AMAZING atmosphere! Sangria was generous, food was delicious. I ordered the El Patron Asada. It typically comes with corn tortillas however flour tortillas were available by request. It came with three small tortillas but I needed about...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Max K
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Staff was friendly, drinks were good, food was great! Eager to go back. Large portions of fresh food. Dining area seats are a bit crowded, but not unmanageable. Parking can be a challenge but that's on the area, not the restaurant. Just plan accordingly to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank ireneq
Reviewed 29 April 2018

This place is great! We eat here fairly often, it's owned and run by a small family. Everyone is always friendly and service is great.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank mjoseph88
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I grew up in Colorado and I am quite familiar with Tex/Mex and authentic Mexican food. It seems this place is interested in nothing more than giving you a huge plate of food. The Chimichanga was enormous but mostly fried tortilla. Seriously it was the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank c k
Reviewed 28 February 2018

I went to El Patron with some Friends for Lunch. The atomospere was nice with a lot of Mexican decor. The staff was very friendly. I ordered the Fajita Burritto with chicken and asked for hot sauce inside the Burritto. This Burritto was one of...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ronaldrajotte
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I was seeking a good Mexican restaurant in the Worcester area, and given the glowing reviews El Patron had, I was excited to visit. I was also told this restaurant is very popular with the locals, so I came in with high expectations. But I...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank DevorahLeah
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, we love this place. The service is excellent. Highly recommended. I had the chicken Milanesa, it was very tasty and well cooked. The restaurant is at an excellent location.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Matias V
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Pretty nice place. Got the fajitas salad with shrimp. Everting was on point. My wife a vegetarian also enjoyed it here. Get the guacamole is it pretty good.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Santiago1109
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6 April 2018|
Response from DevorahLeah | Reviewed this property |
When I was there, people were calling the restaurant to place a reservation. (The number is (508) 757-8000.) But they also take walk-ins, which is what my friend and I did. So, you don't necessarily need a reservation... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Harding St, Worcester, MA 01604-5026
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-757-8000
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