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2030 Martha St, Omaha, NE 68108-3826
+1 402-346-3300
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Omaha, Nebraska
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I actually tried this restaurant with a friend because we were loyal followers of another South O Mexican haunt that we stopped going to after a health department issue. So, we have been trying to find a new Mexican restaurant and El Rancho was rated well on Yelp, so we tried it. I was very disappointed overall. The beer was... More 

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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Nothing fancy here but it is good standard reliable mexican food. It is authentic and portions are like at moms house.

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Thank Cynthia C
Omaha
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This place is OK. Nothing special. There are lots of Mex places around the area. This is one of them.

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Thank Jags12us
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Diamond in the ruff, authentic mexican, well worth the trip off the main drag! My 10 year old thought it was the best mexican he's ever had. Don't let the bars on the windows scare you off, the inside is clean and everyone is very friendly. Prices are very reasonable too.

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Thank travelindreams
Springfield, Nebraska
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

On our way home from the airport decided to try a new Mexican place...wow were we in for an awesome surprise. Clean restaurant, nice servers. I LOVED the salsa platter that came for FREE...what an fun and delicious treat. I had the green enchiladas in chicken and my fiancé had 3 tacos...beef, chicken, and pork. I loved mine and he... More 

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Thank AmandaLackas
Omaha, Nebraska
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The caldo de pollo is excellent for curing illness and tastes yummy on a cold Winter night. However, their sopes de carne asada are the best in Omaha. Friendly atmosphere. Always families enjoying a meal. Jukebox available. Quick friendly staff that has worked there for more than 10+ years! Completely worth the money!

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Thank Jamie P
Chicago, Illinois
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174 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This is real Mexican food. We arrived about 11:30 a.m. Sunday morning. By noon every table was taken and we were the only gringos in the place. When you come in they will bring a bowl of tortilla chips and five different kinds of salsa. The orange and red ones are hot and both are good. We both got the... More 

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Thank YojoaDon
Eau Claire WI
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284 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2014 via mobile

Don't be put off by outside appearance of restaurant...it is hidden gem. The chip/relish tray they serve complimentary is unbelievable...beer glass is Frosted for the Victoria beer that is already ice cold! Food was delicious...reasonable prices...

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Thank CDC_ALUMNI
Omaha, Nebraska
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229 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2014

The food here is great. I love the chips and salsa, when it comes out it has like 5-6 choices with roasted peppers in the middle. Be prepared the menu is all in Spanish, but the waiters can kinda walk you through it. the food is always quick and delicious. the wait staff is friendly, and have always been top... More 

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Thank Todd G
Polo, MO
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48 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2012

On a short weekend trip to the zoo we happened upon this little gem. Our waitress, though speaking little English, was courteous and attentive. The food was absolutely delicious, nothing pre-packaged here. I had the chicken fajitas, complete with rice, beans, limes, and homemade tortillas. The servings are large and we took plenty home. We will definitely stop by again.

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  • Address: 2030 Martha St, Omaha, NE 68108-3826
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-346-3300

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