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El Potro Mexican Restaurant

#610 of 2,893 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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4666 South Kirkman Rd, Orlando, FL
Today
10:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Leaving Florida to go back home to Ga. Picked here over Outback because rating were better and Mexican is my favorite. Was well worth it. They closed in hour but they were still friendly fast and food was delicious. To make it better they gave me a free Birthday fried Ice cream. 😊

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Thank christina w
Orlando
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

King Quesadilla my favorite, then pork tacos- so tender and burried in fresh cilantro... Homemade queso phenomenal! Margaritas delicious. Attentive service. Great local place where you don't need a reservation and reasonably priced.

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Thank KathleenC860
Orange Park, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is truely so yummy..there was lots of wonderful things to choose from. Everything looked and tasted very well. I only have one issue..I have an emotional supportive service dog named Ava..She goes everywhere with me..the manager came up and said...why do you have a dog in a restaurant? I said its against the law to ask me that..she... More 

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Thank 736mel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the BESTEST Mexican food in Florida. We should know, my wife is Mexican. lol. On top of that, they have a BUFFET!!! Definitely will b back. Happy New Year!!!

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Thank Brad B
Gloucester, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We stumbled on this Restaurant a short distance from our Hotel we weer pleasantly surprised of the quality of food and the good service definitely worth checking out

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Thank bubbia1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Went to Winter Park to pick up something. Its a 45 min drive, so by the time I got there with my daughter, we were starving. Found this little spot and was so happy with the menu, the prices, and the service! Even witness one of the waiters let a senior get a chance to serve himself what he wanted... More 

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Thank Nilynnez M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

During my delegate convention I joined friends and family at El Potro - this location- for dinner. Mexican buffet food was authentic, fresh, and abundant. This was topped by a delicious pitcher of Sangria and great conversation. This was all possible by the service - Tania's service and affability made the visit extra special! Keep it up!!

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Thank Esther H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Buffet is awesome! Me and my girlfriend come at least 4-5 times a year they never have let us down !!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Super great food, well stocked and fresh all the time. The fajita chicken was great, I put it on my cheese quesadilla and wow, loved it. The steak burrito was very tasty, and great ingredients and topping to make your own fresh tacos. Very tasty cheese sauce although it was a bit spicy for me, my family loved it. Delicious... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This is a nice place to get Mexican food. Nothing fancy or overpriced, personally my favorite is the lunch buffet. For approximately 9 dollars you can have the buffet, is not huge with items that no one eats; it has all the essentials , carnitas, ground beef, tortillas, guacamole, chimichangas, cheese , more items & even dessert. The only downside... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4666 South Kirkman Rd, Orlando, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando

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