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El Rodeo

) #50 of 99 Restaurants in Blacksburg Mexican,
1540 S Main St Ste 100, Blacksburg, VA 24060-5575
+1 540-951-1005
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good42%
  • Average28%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
1540 S Main St Ste 100, Blacksburg, VA 24060-5575
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Rodeo is new and clean. Food came in generous portions; taste was mostly good. Tamales were mostly masa, not enough meat. Good value all around. I would go back as I think this is one of the best Mexican food restaurants in Blacksburg area,...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

El Rodeo is a nice hangout place, with friendly and attentive service. We got the carnitas rojas (big chunks of slow cooked pork in a red sauce) and tilapia tacos, both of which were very good. The Mexican rice was flavorful, and the salsa with...More

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Asked for outside table. They said we couldn't even though there was an empty table. Then we were put at a table with a broken glass top. We changed o another table ourselves. We were served half of our food and then had to wait...More

Thank Kathy U
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I love Mexican food and I really enjoyed having lunch there! Food was delicious and portions were huge. The place is really cute, service was very nice and the price is good too.

Thank rcvcarneiro
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing special, nothing terrible. Enjoyed my Texas margarita and couple of simple burritos. Good joint for students and parents on a budget.

Thank Stuart D
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Known locally as "El-Rod's," my kids like to come here for the food, my friend for the food & jumbo margaritas. Always a good football match on the TVs.

Thank ahmni
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The servers really hustle in this restaurant. We visited on a busy Friday night. We were seated quickly and the food was quite good. This seemed like the place for students to hang out, lively, but not rowdy.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Went with family. Reasonable spot, absolutely nothing special. Tacos best, cheese enchiladas second. Service good, overall middle of road nothing special. Daily specials looked like best reason to try this spot.

Thank Joey H
Reviewed 19 May 2016

The food here is very good for a Mexican restaurant in Virginia. Is it the best I ever had? No, but it was very tasty and flavorful. The prices were very low for the quality and quantity of food they serve. I don't recall seeing...More

Thank devils4ever
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

My VA Tech daughter took me here when I visited, knowing that I liked Mexican food. Well, the food was indeed good but what I didn't expect was the delicious Margarita. It was HUGE - one fueled me for the rest of the PM. Beware,...More

Thank Hank H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 S Main St Ste 100, Blacksburg, VA 24060-5575
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-951-1005
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