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El Rodeo Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
+1 919-402-9190
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after the Duke basketball game and both had the Vegetarian #1 , pictured, and a small Modelo: $27.50 (including tax but not tip). Just right!

Thank ThreeRosettes70
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I met a friend here for lunch to avoid eating too much at the buffets she usually chooses. She had a healthy grilled Chicken salad. I had not so healthy, but delicious lunch time mixed fajita plate. I just had to have my guacamole which...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I went for lunch. I was not greeted when I arrived. I just got a bunch of stares like what do you want which was strange. So after they decided who was going to escort me to my seat, they debated on who was going...More

Thank whiteg74
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I think that the best thing about this place is their Mexico City style tacos. I love the tacos chupacabras, which is chorizo, steak and chicken. The spicy salsa that comes with it is very good. Their refried beans are a little thin for my...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Was part of a large group. We were seated quickly. Service was a bit slow. When the food arrived, the waiter had no idea who ordered what, even though he took our orders. Food was rather ordinary. Ordered the fajitas Tijuana. The meat was to...More

Thank DenS2803
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The portion sizes here are smaller than other mexican restaurants. The prices should be cheaper for the amount of food you get. It's over $11 for the fajita burrito and if you order steamed veggies, you may get 1/2 cup. maybe... If you order to...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We really enjoy the tex-mex here, great food. Salsa and chips warm up is generous. Service was friendly and the prices for the large portions was more than fair. Reall just Excellent, a nice traditional Mexican restaurant which serves a good range of dishes. and...More

Thank kurt v
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We enjoy El Rodeo's Tex-Mex style of food, and we always find a slightly different combination to try. Recently I had the #1 Vegetarian: One bean burrito, one cheese enchilada and one tostada with beans and cheese. My partner had the #4 One chalupa, one...More

Thank ThreeRosettes70
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Not Mexican.have tried several dishes there, all bad. The "quesadilla" is bad. Picture two flour tortillas, a little graded mozzarella cheese thrown in, and chicken pieces that were boiled thrown in then heated up. Beans taste like they came from a can. Guacamole ok but...More

1  Thank Kathy J
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We each enjoyed the salsa and chips as we were waiting for our entrees. The meals were good service was okay. Fair price for entrees.

Thank Ronald C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-402-9190
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