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El Rodeo

€€ - €€€Mexican
6900 Center St, Mentor, OH 44060-4245
+1 440-205-8740
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good61%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
29 May 2017
“Fast and friendly”
8 Feb 2017
“Great Family Place!”
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6900 Center St, Mentor, OH 44060-4245
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch for a three enchilada meal Chips and salsa were very good. Entree was hot and tasty. Great friendly service The servers here really seem to enjoy their work. In and out in a half hour was just what I wanted

Thank davechardon
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting this restaurant for years now and we highly recommend it to anyone who wants delicious authentic mexican cuisine! The staff members are personable and ready to please. The atmosphere is upbeat, colorful, and family friendly. The food is always hot and...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Typical Mexican Food. Family owned. Great service. Awesome Margaritas and Amazing Salsa! They have an outdoor patio that is festive, but kind of heavy traffic. They also have a lunch buffet - I personally have not had it.

Thank Joni K
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were in the area and craving Mexican. We got our signature dish, Enchiladas Verdes. It was okay, but the flavors were not what we are used to. The salsa was kind of smokey flavored. The rice was dry. The beans were beans. Nothing fancy...More

Thank FromSea2ShiningC
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I flew into Cleveland from Reagan. I had to work with the school district in Mentor. The teachers took me to lunch at the el Rodeo.... the buffet was great.... nice choice of hot sauces.... not a large choice of foods but they all were...More

Thank gary c
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We've been here a few times. Typical Mexican food at a chain restaurant. The decorations are beautiful, very colorful. There's a nice patio during nice weather.

Thank kwissy75
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Food was really good, glad they have vegetarian options. Food came very quickly. It was a beautiful night so we sat outside to eat n the patio, but it's on a Main Street and it was very noisy. Safe area, staff was ok, but as...More

Thank christinekW9766NE
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Nice quick lunch. Enchilada and taco plates were served within a couple of minutes. Food didn't have a lot of taste but was OK. In and out in under a half hour which suited our lunch time. Lots of selections to consider. Good salsa and...More

Thank davechardon
Reviewed 21 September 2015

The service is always good. Prompt. The food is average, but tastes decent. The décor is cool. I visit a handful of times a year. If you are looking for authentic Mexican..head to the border..but it is way better and nothing like Chi Chi's..

Thank Teri P
Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I LOVE El Rodeo. The food is amazing, the free chips and salsa are always great, and the service is awesome. Your food comes out quickly. You always have fresh chips delivered to your table, the staff is fun and friendly, and...More

Thank teabram
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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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: 6900 Center St, Mentor, OH 44060-4245
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Mentor
  • Phone Number: +1 440-205-8740
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