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El Ranchero Restaurant

683 W Wickenburg Way, Wickenburg, AZ 85390-2269
+1 928-684-5121
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bean dip” (21 reviews)
“enchiladas” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
683 W Wickenburg Way, Wickenburg, AZ 85390-2269
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I accidental wrote a similar review for anther restaurant with a similar name but this is the one I meant to refer to. This has to be the best Mexican we have found, period. Every dish we have tried has been outstanding. The specials are...More

Thank jim b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food food is good, it can get busy but my family and I went during a very busy weekend. The staff was all very friendly and everyone had a smile for you.

Thank ymroemmich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Six of us were driving back home and we decided to stop off at this restaurant for lunch.Two in our party had been to this restaurant before and we were anxious to try it. El Ranchero is a bit off the beaten track but is...More

Thank ackvil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoying a day trip into Wickenburg and need to start with breakfast. A Trip Advisor search led us here. Simple menu and good food and service. Seems like a favorite amongst the locals.

Thank OdellPeeps
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We came as a tour group from Germany and had our first dinner together here in Wickenburg. The food was great at very reasonable prices, the service very friendly. The atmosphere authentic according to a small town in the southwest. We enjoyed it very much...More

Thank 17Woodstock17
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Closest cuisine to our home in Mexico - love it. Twenty eight miles one way for authentic food. Chips served with irresistible warm bean dip. Simple decor like Mexico we feel like we are at our Baja home. Enjoy, is worth the drive for authenticity​.

Thank Garry G
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We drove up for a lunch celebration with family from different parts of the state. My father who is handicapped was with us. The restaurant was easy to enter, bathroom was large enough to accommodate him as well as plenty of room at the tables...More

Thank Kristi G
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The food and service was great. This place makes the best Margaritas in town. The staff is very friendly and professional. We will be back, as there are many good selections on their menu....

Thank mhracin
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and service along with tasty food... breakfast to dinner anytime is a good time to come here!

Thank CindiRN4
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We are traveling around this country and learned that friends from home were close by so we looked on Tripadvisor and selected El Ranchero because it was halfway. We were all pleasantly surprised at the service and the food (large quantities - easily sharable!) The...More

Thank mountainwinddancer
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Anne D
2 November 2016|
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Response from Esty666 | Reviewed this property |
yes, open every day
Anne D
2 November 2016|
Response from deniserA2404LZ | Reviewed this property |
Hours Mon 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Tue 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Wed 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Fri 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 683 W Wickenburg Way, Wickenburg, AZ 85390-2269
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Wickenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 928-684-5121
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