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El Rodeo

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1310 NW 118th St, Clive, IA 50325-8202
+1 515-440-2210
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“mexican food” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1310 NW 118th St, Clive, IA 50325-8202
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the worst tasting Mexican food we’ve ever had. I don’t know how you can mess up Mexican but, nothing about my combination dinner had any flavor. The chili relleno was - well- was it a chili? I usually eat my entire meal. I...More

1  Thank kemeny1055
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Decided to eat here because it was close to the hotel to walk over, and it was blizzarding pretty heavy. Glad I did! It is a nice and comfortably atmosphere, the service was fast, there were warm chips & salsa (even with a refill), and...More

Thank NoDakker
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The overall experience of this place was superb. The food was quick and hot when it arrived to me. The wait staff was friendly and very polite. The price of the meal was very reasonably.

Thank kaptonk2017
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We ate here with our friends over the weekend. We had a great time and were able to stay a long time and didn't feel rushed. They had a tasty chips and salsa that wasn't too spicy!

Thank JGtraveler2817
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We didn't go this past trip, but have been on 3 different occasions. Fast service (a little too quick) for the likes of this Canadian & wife. But food really good.

Thank davewZ2882ZD
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I feel like a lot of these styles of restaurants offer much the same in terms of food, experience, etc. El Rodeo is a great stop for lunch. They are always well staffed, the food is tasty, and they get you in and out if...More

Thank KGibson23
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This restaurant is right next door to the property. The food was very good. The place was clean and we were seated immediately. The prices were great too

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Went here w/ a party of 9 on a recent Friday night. The place was pretty busy. Had about a 15 minute wait, which was to be expected for a Friday. It was very very HOT inside the restaurant, uncomfortably Hot. Chip and Salsa were...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Wonderful food & service!! Very friendly place and low key. There's always a 5 minute wait but, it's well worth it.

1  Thank Here4theride
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Typical Mexican food. Nothing spectacular but not horrible either. Service was good. Seating was quick.

Thank 373rhonda
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Joni S
15 December 2015|
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Response from 1HiFlyer | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Was just traveling through...but ask the Maple grove location, or the Clive location. Now-a-days, its only a phone call away!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1310 NW 118th St, Clive, IA 50325-8202
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clive
  • Phone Number: +1 515-440-2210
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