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El Rodeo Mexican Restaurant

) #361 of 632 Restaurants in Durham €€ - €€€ Mexican,
3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
+1 919-402-9190
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
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3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I think that the best thing about this place is their Mexico City style tacos. I love the tacos chupacabras, which is chorizo, steak and chicken. The spicy salsa that comes with it is very good. Their refried beans are a little thin for my...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Was part of a large group. We were seated quickly. Service was a bit slow. When the food arrived, the waiter had no idea who ordered what, even though he took our orders. Food was rather ordinary. Ordered the fajitas Tijuana. The meat was to...More

Thank DenS2803
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The portion sizes here are smaller than other mexican restaurants. The prices should be cheaper for the amount of food you get. It's over $11 for the fajita burrito and if you order steamed veggies, you may get 1/2 cup. maybe... If you order to...More

Thank mkathyd
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We really enjoy the tex-mex here, great food. Salsa and chips warm up is generous. Service was friendly and the prices for the large portions was more than fair. Reall just Excellent, a nice traditional Mexican restaurant which serves a good range of dishes. and...More

Thank kurt v
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We enjoy El Rodeo's Tex-Mex style of food, and we always find a slightly different combination to try. Recently I had the #1 Vegetarian: One bean burrito, one cheese enchilada and one tostada with beans and cheese. My partner had the #4 One chalupa, one...More

Thank ThreeRosettes70
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Not Mexican.have tried several dishes there, all bad. The "quesadilla" is bad. Picture two flour tortillas, a little graded mozzarella cheese thrown in, and chicken pieces that were boiled thrown in then heated up. Beans taste like they came from a can. Guacamole ok but...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We each enjoyed the salsa and chips as we were waiting for our entrees. The meals were good service was okay. Fair price for entrees.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

The service it was very bad took the waiter 9 minutes to come introduce himself to white people came after us that God our Father and the drinks for we get anything and we are a couple me and my wife this is our third...More

Thank Hanaa E
Reviewed 30 October 2015

We ordered the meal via phone and it was ready for pickup as promised 15 minutes later. We found the food to be prepared and seasoned well and the value outstanding.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 21 October 2015

I certainly would not go back. Very bland, very mediocre, very boring. I have been searching for good mexican food in Durham for nine years and this definitely is not it.

Thank DenverJerry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-402-9190
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