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El Ranchito Restaurant

3048 Atchison St, Riverbank, CA 95367-2015
+1 209-869-0196
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“family owned” (3 reviews)
“margarita” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
3048 Atchison St, Riverbank, CA 95367-2015
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first 2 times I came here I didn't really find anything like my home state but after the 3rd time I was able to get something like home. #rd times a charm as they say.

Thank Ronny E
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Delicious is all I can say. Restuatant does get a little busy. Service is always good. The best margaritas anywhere. Good selection of appetizers

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We have been routine customers of El Ranchito for many years when we lived in Modesto. Always a go to place for great Mexican food. The only negative is that it doesn't take too many people there to make it almost impossible to have a...More

Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We've been going for years - have to give a shout out to their margaritas $2.75 happy hour on mondays -- and their absolutely delicious shrimp and any fish, Friday, Saturday's and sundays ! Enjoy

Thank ddrobinson5
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I have been coming to this restaurant since it was not much more than a shack in the early 60's. It has always been family owned and operated with the current owners since 1967. I have never had a bad meal in all these years....More

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Came here with family.....on Labor day. Food was very good and our waiter was very attentive especially considering they were very busy.

Thank Ross W
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Though I've only been to this place one other time, I decided to bring my boyfriend to surprise him as this has always been the place of great reviews. To my disappointment, we sat there for nearly 45 mins before the server came up to...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I have been coming here since I was 3 years old. The margaritas are the best and the food is great too. I eat here 1-2 times a week. Great atmosphere-family owned!

Thank realtor2007
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

On Mondays when most restaurants are closed this little gem of a restaurant is open. The waiters are to your table quickly with chips and menus. Not long after they are back to take your order pronto. Good service, good food too. Have yet to...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

This place is the best. I've been coming here for years and it never disappoints. Portions are good sized and every dish is good I've had. And the margaritas are excellent!

Thank Gary B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3048 Atchison St, Riverbank, CA 95367-2015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverbank
  • Phone Number: +1 209-869-0196
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