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El Dorado Restaurant

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755 Main St, Alamo, TX 78516-2507
+1 956-787-8822
07:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Alamo, Texas, United States
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Never have I seen a Peter Piper Pizza so sad went for lunch the buffet actually , Garlic bread was hard to bite into the salad passed barely, tables and walking area was dirty and smelled funky . $ 7 I ate five slice's a caesar salad , One mini garlic bread got full but my experience was disappointed went... More 

Thank George S
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We've been twice for dinner and once for breakfast. Very good each time. Good service. For breakfast I had Migas a la Mexicano with corn tortillas. Excellent. The corn tortillas were nice and soft and very flavorful. My wife had a more traditional American breakfast of eggs, sausage, pancakes. She liked it. Large portions.

Thank Soonergolfer
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We visited this location with a party of nine people we had inform them we were coming so we were seated immediately and coffee was available quickly the food was absolutely marvelous the Mexican food was seasoned to perfection and everyone enjoyed our lunch

Thank Fox T
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154 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

I had the Fiesta Plate which had a Chicken Enchilada, Fajita Taco, Beef Flauta, Guacamole, Rice and Charro Beans. All this for $10.25. We have eaten here many times over the years an this is the best plate that I have had there. My wife had chalupas, which she enjoyed. The of course give chips and salsa before the meal.... More 

Thank Gillum S
Linn, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

Ate there with two others and received good service and good food. I generally eat there when I come in with others after being out in the field for birding/photography.

Thank ruthhoyt
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

Hesitate to tell you all how much we enjoy this place or it will get busy we won't get in! Very nice atmosphere, great food, reasonable prices. We go every time we are i Alamo.

Thank 967shirleyg
Frankfort, il, United States
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194 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The hamburger steak Monday special is very good. Comes with a small salad, baked potato, and Texas toast. This is one of our favorites. The service is great. Go early as the place tends to fill up around 6 pm.

Thank William L
Gibsonia, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch with my Parents - they had the special and I had the Cheese Enchilada plate. The house made chips and salsa were outstanding and the enchiladas were very good. I would definitely visit again if I find myself driving through Alama.

Thank James W
Wolverine, Michigan
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

Drove by El Dorado's earlier this week. at lunch and tons of cars, so went there for dinner. Had the chicken Chimichanga, $10.75.. Excellent and huge great sauce on it, Rice was fluffy and tasty refried beans were bla. Next time in I will get the Charro beans. Wife had beef taco's $7.00 and she said they were OK. .... More 

Thank John R
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

This has been a favorite of ours for some years The food is always good but was somewhat dated. Went in there last week and the place looks great! Carpet is out and the walls have a nice brick design on them. Back to being one of my favorite places for my family! My family likes the fajitas I'm sold... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 755 Main St, Alamo, TX 78516-2507
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Alamo
  • Phone Number: +1 956-787-8822

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