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Rancho Grande

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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1004 Highway 55 E, Buffalo, MN 55313-8923
+1 763-682-2929
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Today
11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I think overall this restaurant is pretty good. However, at times the service can be on the slower end. The food is good and the salsa is fresh. Chips are always fresh too. I would give it a higher rating, but I am not a fan of their bar - I don' t like their margaritas, they seem really sweet... More 

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Thank Katie K
Montrose, Minnesota
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We came here at the recommendation of others and the best I could say was that it was okay. The service was slower than others in the area and the food was average. Decent prices though, which probably appeals to a lot of people.

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Thank Weberrae
West Saint Paul, Minnesota
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Not bad but not the best mexican I've had either... wouldn't make a special trip to go here especially when there's another mexican place in town that's 100 times better.

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Thank AngieMarieNorcutt
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Great staff, fast service and good Mexican food. Try the Queso Fundido or the Shrimp Fiesta. Also, the wine is super cheap, boxed wine but it is priced very well!

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Thank Keatha L
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

The only reason this review is not a single star is that the jumbo margarita that I had with dinner was very good. On the menu the Chimichanga is flagged with the Aztec Sun icon that is supposed to mean: "My Family Favorite Recipe". When my plate arrived I immediately noticed that the tortillas were NOT deep-fried but since it... More 

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Thank LaLaLaLa L
San Diego, California
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86 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Our lunch on July 21 was just awful. The chili relleno was so undercooked that the batter was still raw and the chili itself was soggy. Not sure what the meat was in our tacos, but it sure was not shredded beef. The salsa was without even a hit of freshness.

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Thank ThePuba
Mpls
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

This restaurant has a very large menue. Multiple size and flavor margaritas. Service is good and prompt. Chips and salsa provided while waiting for your order. It is a little pricey but worthwhile.

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Thank Pedro S
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I cannot even begin to express how disgusting the food is at this particular restaurant. We had 16 people in our party and of those 16 people, there was only 1 that said their meal was "ok". Everyone else agreed it was just gross. The best thing to have here is the margaritas. They are good, huge, and well priced.... More 

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Thank Jeni L
Minnesota
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

I've eaten here quite a few times and the food is wonderful. There's never been a wait to get a seat when I've been there and the staff are friendly and fast. I've had several different entrees and everything I've sampled has been wonderful. The chips and salsa are also REALLY good and the prices are REALLY cheap!

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Thank M S
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and 15 year old daughter stopped in for a Saturday lunch and it was great. Friendly service, clean, and reasonably priced. If we are back in the area we would definitely try again !!!

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Thank mleadens

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1004 Highway 55 E, Buffalo, MN 55313-8923
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 763-682-2929

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