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1052 S Trade St, Tryon, NC 28782-3789
+1 828-859-3075
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Greenville, South Carolina
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72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Stopped by on a Monday night for dinner before heading over to the Tryon Theater. Ordered the chicken fajitas. They came on a sizzling platter, large portion, reasonable price ($10) and tasted absolutely Fabulous! We didn't share, but had we realized how large the portion was going to be, I wouldn't have hesitated. They have a nice salsa bar. Service... More 

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Landrum, South Carolina
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We order take out from here fairly regularly. The staff is friendly and our order is usually ready in under 20 minutes. They have a number of different menu items, so you won't get stuck eating the same thing every time.

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Thank Glen P
Tryon, North Carolina
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

El Sureno has been here for years. The food is plentiful, good and great prices. Everyone is friendly and quick service. Love eating here or calling in our order to go

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Thank GuntherGingiMom
Tryon, North Carolina
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015

It is a typical menu with a salsa bar too. Fair prices good food. Clean and nice look building cut above typical. fast service

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Thank tripavisor83
Columbia, South Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

The food is delicious, the portions are generous and the servers were very pleasant. We had the chicken Taco Salads.

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Thank southerntraveler66
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

We eat here all the time, 4 times a week. The trades fill the place at lunch; working in the garden? just came from working your horse? Antiquing? Come on in! The service is super fast, and we love the food. We travel a lot, and can't wait to get back here to eat. Highly recommend! .

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Thank Hilltopper2000
Tryon, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

Kinda small and parking isn't the best but once ypu start eating you will forget about all of that. At first glance the price seems kinda high but once you see the amount they give it will make since. Most of the time we order one thing and my daughter and I share it. Ordering takeout is easy and fast.... More 

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Thank lqsummey
Tryon, North Carolina
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014

This is one of two El Sureno's in the area (other is in Columbus). Food is average for the area's six Mexican restaurants, but their Margaritas are above average. Note - small is big enough, large is like a fishbowl, big enough to share. Large menu. Many like their shrimp cocktail, which is nothing like you have ever had before.

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Thank Bill C
Tryon, North Carolina
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Love this place. great for quick, inexpensive lunch or dinner. take-out chicken soup unbeatable!! Service is very quick and friendly, wonderful place to meet friends or take family out for a good meal.

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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2013 via mobile

This used to be our favorite Mexican restaurant around where we live. The food is good but the service has gone down hill. We normally sit in the bar area where the service was okay but now it's like they wait staff forgets that we are even there. But the food is still some of the best Mexican around the... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Mexican
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1052 S Trade St, Tryon, NC 28782-3789
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Tryon
  • Phone Number: +1 828-859-3075

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?