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El Cerro Grande of Georgetown

829 Church St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3501
+1 843-546-3795
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“burrito” (5 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
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829 Church St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3501
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch at this restaurant last week, I shared the shrimp fajitas with another person, there was plenty for both of us. The shrimp was a tad overdone, but tasty. The onion/peppers mixture also had tomatoes, I'd never had it like that before but...More

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 1st visit in several years and we're happy to know the food is still very good with more , varied choices than before. Service was excellent and prices reasonable.

Thank mtncrk
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I gave it a try today for lunch. I am a solo traveler. The jalapeno poppers had been in the freezer too long and the guacamole salad had no flavor. The restaurant was very clean - no complaints there. The service was half. Next time,...More

Thank couplequailhunters
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Freshly remodeled inside and out, El Cerro Grande continues to be one of the best authentic Mexican eateries anywhere. The service is superb and fast. It's always a lot of fun to eat at this establishment. Complimentary chips with your choice of dipping sauces arrive...More

Thank joeyf952
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This restaurant must have changed hands because it has really good food now. The help are also very friendly.

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Always have excellent service here. Would not expect great Mexican food in SC but this is really good.

Thank Cheesa304
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Staying in Georgetown for the week and we found this online. Great reviews and we tasted why. Food was excellent, prices moderate, and plenty of leftovers to munch on later. Everything was spot on as advertised, drinks were good and reasonably priced and service was...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The shrimp and cream entrée is wonderful! Honestly- everything I eat at El Cerro is delicious! The waitstaff and hostesses are extremely helpful in recommendations as to what "first timers" should order. Try this restaurant ~ you won't be disappointed!

Thank Joy S
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Sunday afternoon Mexican cravings hit again! Ordered the BBQ nachos and the El Cerro Chicken. Home run for both!! The salsa was fresh and chunky. Waiter was great. A+ 5 stars. Will be returning regularly!

Thank Hball81
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Well they have out done themselves. If you love Mexican style food you will enjoy every bite. They have an outstanding menu for all to choose from. The service is great and so are the prices. Stop in and sit for a while and enjoy...More

Thank Chrissy M
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Caroline M
27 August 2017|
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Response from jkentw | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I would give them a call and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 829 Church St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3501
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-546-3795
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