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El Dorado Mexican Restaurant

1109 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407-7805
+1 843-763-0699
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
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10:15 - 22:30All hours
1109 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407-7805
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did not have the buffet and it did not look very appetizing although it seems to be popular. The margaritas were like water, the taco was ok, enchilada was not good and the tamale was different from what we are accustomed to. Chips and...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They served, fresh, hot and very flavorful meals. And don't forget the chips and salsa...yum! But not, they are moving location.

Thank littleme1117
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I went first time in the Mexican "all you can it" restaurant. I found enough food which I liked and could get full. What I didn't like was the missing of any labels of the names of the different offers. So, I cannot say now...More

Thank margipan
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The food was great! The service was unacceptable. They messed up the drink orders, and did not bring half of my order. I had to ask 3 different servers before receiving the remainder of my meal. I spoke to the manager and explained the situation...More

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

As I walked in for lunch I was never greeted by anyone. I noticed the buffet and grabbed a plate and begain browsing. They have just opened 30 minutes prior so all should be placed out fresh. I kid you not all food was not...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This was our first trip to the restaurant. The food was good & the service was excellent. They have buffet, but we bought from the menu this time, very good.

Thank David K
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I live in walking distance from El Dorado and go there about 2 times a month. The past few times that I have been there the service has been awful! The last time 5/17 was the worst. There were like 3 servers in 1 section...More

Thank steeletrotter
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

I really liked it. The buffet has a great selection. The staff was very friendly. The items on the buffet were very fresh.

Thank krs12345
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are huge fans of Mexican food and have tried so many different restaurants. This one by far is my favorite. The service was fantastic - our waiter Raul was professional, pleasant and well mannered. The wait staff continuously made sure to...More

Thank Gallegosfamily
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Very delicious and just the right amount of food. Raul was a very attentive waiter. Wonderful atmosphere😍. We had the burrito supreme and flan for dessert.

Thank JoAnn B
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Ashley W
I have eaten the lunch buffet at El Dorado on Savannah Highway just a couple times. It's delicious!!! Would you please let me know what days and times that incredible buffet is available?
28 June 2015|
Response from Dacsmom | Reviewed this property |
Seven days a week 10:30 to 3:00. I agree, it is fantastic.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:15 - 22:30
10:15 - 22:30
10:15 - 22:30
10:15 - 22:30
10:15 - 22:30
10:15 - 22:30
10:15 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1109 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407-7805
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-763-0699
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