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El Rodeo

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7850 Plantation Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019-1610
+1 540-366-0032
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food! Reasonable prices and service is fine also. You won't be disappointed. I had the arroz con pollo and it was very tasty.

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Thank Jane M
Ottawa, Canada
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My wife and I plan our stay in Roanoke to sleep at our favourite hotel and dine at our favourite Mexican restaurant. The drink and food are high quality and better than we have experienced at any other Mexican restaurant in Canada or the USA. One difference this year: staff turnover in the past year seems 100% and the new... More 

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Thank Garyreflections
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Service was good, food was good. Very satisfied with experience. Portion size was just enough. Prices are reasonable

Review collected in partnership with Country Inns & Suites By Carlson

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Thank Jodi B
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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768 reviews
497 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Stopped in Virginia on way to Florida for dinner here. Started with home made chips & Salsa then two margaritas and Fahitta trio for two With rice beans and fixings. it was very tasty and the drinks were great.

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Thank Dibird50
Maryland, USA
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111 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a few drinks after a long day. The bartender greeted us with a smile and warm chips and salsa. Both were delicious and made us wish we'd stopped in for dinner! Margaritas were good. Friendly service!

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Thank sunnygirl110
Roanoke, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Cashier stated food is microwaved and it still comes out cold. Rude service and argumentative cashier. Mexican food that is sub par at best.

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Thank blubryislegal
Roanoke, Virginia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

location is good off interstate, looks clean Food is just average at best service was terrible waiter came got our order and never came back to check on us , refill drinks or bring us our check , when i went to counter to pay he stated we could have a drink to take with us. It would still been... More 

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Thank steve82257
West Milford, New Jersey
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63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We needed to eat something before going to bed. Nice environment with music at an adequate volume (not always the same in other restaurants). Quick and good flavor of the food. The margarita cocktail was more a lemonade than a margaritam but with an additional shot of tequila it improved.

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Thank hannes1941
Maryland
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Walked here from the Hampton Inn. Service was good and everyone was pleasant. The burrito came on a plate of bechamel, not really "cheese sauce" and certainly not "store bought" whatever that someone else mentioned in a review. The fajitas were brought on a fajita iron skillet and green pepper/onion mixture was crunchy-tender. They serve refried beans - likely you... More 

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Thank aerogirl59
Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here in June with my parents and there are very few choices for dinner. Ate here with my mom and it was terrible. Service was bad, food was reheated, drinks were sent back for a beer. Nothing good to say. Fast forward 5 months and end up at the same exit for a hotel. Try it again and nothing... More 

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Thank Cynthia C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7850 Plantation Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019-1610
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-366-0032

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