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Herby's El Mexicano Restaurant

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720 Main St, Steelton, PA 17113-3113
+1 717-939-0624
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a Thursday evening and was surprised the restaurant wasn't too busy. Service was quick as well as getting our food. Salsa with the chips was fresh and tasty. The amount of food was great. The price of a sangria was a little steep but it was good. We'll be going back.

Thank PAMechMom
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I have had many meals at Herby's and it by far my favorite source of Mexican food in the Harrisburg area. Prices are reasonable, staff is friendly, and they serve Margaritas by the pitcher.

Thank Art1122
Lykens, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I had been here one time before, about 2 years ago. We came back as a treat for my birthday dinner. I can't say it's my favorite Mexican cuisine, however it is the BEST Mexican food that I've found in the Harrisburg area. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone wanting flavorful, good food with an amazing friendly staff!

Thank PrincessOfYahweh
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The food is amazing, the owner is such a wonderful person. She personally comes to your table to ensure you are enjoying your food. The service was great and did I mention, the food was amazing.

Thank Marilyn A
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This place calls itself "real Mexican cuisine" but it truly a disgrace to Mexicans, food was disgusting. As an example, the rice... tasted like made out of a box, the guacamole taste like onions, and the margarita was sour mix. I will not desire this food to my worst enemies. It was that bad. Please, please, please save your money... More 

Thank Yesenia S
1 review
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The food was great ,had more than enough food to also take home with me . It was also reasonably priced . Will definitely go back for more .

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Took my son out for his birthday on his suggestion. I was disappointed as the facility nickeled and dimed customers. Chips and salsa went for $2.99 and if you wanted a fajita served on a sizzling skillet it was $1.00 more. The food we ordered was well presented in what I considered lunch-size portions although I expect that lunch and... More 

Thank Jeff G
St. Petersburg, Florida
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Went for the lunch buffet (Thursday and Friday). Good, real food. Friendly service. As close to authentic Mexican as you are likely to find in the Harrisburg area.

Thank 1lindabrown
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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119 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a place where authentic means unique delicious food. We had several dishes and all of us loved it. Simply delicious.

Thank Lewis S
Palmyra, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Had steak fajitas and was given no cheese, no sour cream and no salsa to put on them. My wife's tacos ran water and oil onto her plate when she picked them up. No chips and salsa were put on the table like other mexican restaurants. Very disappointed.

Thank cdbeard57

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 Main St, Steelton, PA 17113-3113
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Steelton
  • Phone Number: +1 717-939-0624

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