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El Dorado Mexican Restaurant

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1303 Hwy 70, Garner, NC
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We've been eating at El Dorado's since it opened its Garner location; it's our go-to place for Mexican. It's not fancy, but service is usually quick and efficient and food comes out hot and tasty. I've eaten Tex-Mex in Texas and Mexican in Mexico, and this is as close it gets to that. It puts the chain Mexican restaurants to... More 

Thank 68TarHeel
Raleigh, NC
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87 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Great cheese dip, the chips are never stale, and the food is inexpensive and delicious. Everything is clean, the people are friendly, and the drinks stay full. We've been several times and always look forward to going back!

Thank LaceCurtainIrish12
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

We just left for the first time without eating. We live near the restaurant and have been going there 3-6 times per year when we don't want to go further to a better Mexican place. That being said, the service has now gone down so far that we can't justify eating there anymore. Today after sitting for 10 minutes with... More 

Thank Patrick G
Garner, North Carolina
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We have been going since moved to N.C. in 1991. They changed location and we followed them. They are a family run business. The owners son at this location is very nice. He does everything.....seats you, gets drinks and food, asks how your meal is and runs the phone. We go in several times a month. I have not been... More 

Thank carolinasnyder
Raleigh, North Carolina
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107 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2014

My wife and I have been frequenting this restaurant for that last 10 years. And never once had a bad meal. The servers are very friendly and very accommodating of special requests. One of my favorite dishes is their whole fried Tilapia. ( I request the head be removed as it freaks out my wife.) My other favorite dish is... More 

Thank KG4MXV
Garner, North Carolina
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146 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2014

We like to go there sometimes. The food is just basic. Nothing special. Service is always good though. Very friendly people who work there. The food always comes out very fast!!! I don't know how they do that.

Thank Laurie K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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: 1303 Hwy 70, Garner, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Garner

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