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El Bandito

536 E Main St, Middletown, NY 10940-2632
+1 845-343-2958
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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536 E Main St, Middletown, NY 10940-2632
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite local Mexican restaurant. The sangria is strong. In a good way. You start with free chips and salsa, then they give you a cheese quesadilla. After dinner you get a free shot of tequila or a fried banana with ice cream....More

Thank Kandi J
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I used to love going there, but in the last few years, their food as gone way downhill and their prices Skyrocketing.

Thank nicohc3
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Every time we come into town have been eating at this resteraunt. Never a disappointment. Been going on 26 years that I have eaten here.

Thank tdolce1013
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A favorite for cocktails and socializing. Really good full menu as well as classic "Mexican" favorites.

Thank vendanges
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Good Mexican food restaurant but very difficult getting servers attention when we wanted to pay our bill.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch yesterday before heading to our campsite nearby. Had the fantastically delicious crispy bacon wrapped cheese stuffed shrimp over rice. It was amazing! My wife had the chicken flautas and she thought they were great. I already cannot wait to come back!

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This was some of the best Mexican food we've ever had..I ordered Huarache which was a thin grilled strip steak with re fried beans and corn tortillas smothered in a delicious sauce. The steak was topped with savory sautéed onions. My husband ordered tamales and...More

Thank janstock99
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with family. Food is very good!! The service was great. The chips were never empty and your drinks were strong and tasteful. The decor is unique love it. A little pricey for Mexican Food but it was real good. Will go back and will...More

Thank orios253
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I love this place. I wouldn't call it gourmet food but I don't expect that from a delicious Mexican restaurant. I have been enjoying Mexican food for many years and El Bandido disappoint. The food was yummy and thoroughly enjoyed by me and my kids....More

Thank rstinepleiades2012
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Average dining experience. Long wait for seating, small restaurant. Difficult to get drinks at bar because only one bartender and he was taking drink orders from the servers. I had chimichangas and it was OK, nothing special. The ladies had a chicken dish that they...More

Thank Tom D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 536 E Main St, Middletown, NY 10940-2632
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 845-343-2958
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