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El Gran Rodeo

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220 Painters Crossing Village, West Chester, PA 19382
+1 484-840-0323
11:00 - 21:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Farndon, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great meal. We shared the chicken and prawn fajitas were really nice. Would definitely go back next time I'm in town.

Thank benwalkeris
Marshall, Texas
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86 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

They offer Tex-Mex in a varied menu that reminds me of what you get in Texas. If you are looking for authentic Mexican fare you might be disappointed. But if you are looking for tasty Tex-Mex this is the place. Service is excellent and I've never been disappointed by the quality of the food. Definitely recommended.

Thank pjg55
Level Contributor
15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The food is very good and I like the Mexican beer. The staff is always friendly and it is has a convenient location at route 1 and 202

Thank jsb008
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86 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We go here for lunch a lot, the service is fast and friendly. Love the shrimp chimichanga's and queso dip.

Thank Donna F
Baltimore, Maryland
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Not a food expert. I have dined at many Mexican/Tex-Mex over the years. El Gran Rodeo is a solid B+. Nothing daring or unusual on the menu. Just very solid straight forward meals. Like the fact that they do not use the "One sauce fits all" approach to their food prep. I have experienced that shortcut in too many restaurants.... More 

Thank babyelephantone
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Sat on the back deck drinking excellent margaritas recommended by the wait staff. Despite being located off Wilmington Pike, outside eating area is quiet enough for normal conversation. Would recommend heartily.

Thank Matthew K
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, friendly waiters and awesome margaritas! The fresh guacamole is mouth watering. We come at least three times a month.

Thank Rizzo F
Portland, Oregon
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70 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

It is never easy finding a good Mexican restaurant in the Northeast, and when you see one with good reviews you hope it will live up to the opinions. In my view it doesn't even come close. The basic items just didn't live up to typical Mexican food standards, with poorly and cheaply prepared enchiladas, and combinations that leave out... More 

Thank Tom C
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Go here often for lunch. Love their chilli relleno and fajitas. Staff is very friendly and service is great. Favorite Mexican restaurant in West Chester area.

Thank Dottie E
Broomall, Pennsylvania
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131 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

We dined here today. I ordered the California Burrito. It was very big. My husband had the nachos and my son had the combination platter. They always serve complimentary chips and salsa.

Thank Susan M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Painters Crossing Village, West Chester, PA 19382
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 484-840-0323

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