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Ranchero Mexicano

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Frankfurter Tor 5, 10243 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 42013708
11:30 - 00:00
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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

This place is really great, Everyone in there, including me, was digging into their lovely food, and the portions are very generous. It's really fresh food and the side salad was plentiful and fresh with a really nice dressing. Plus I have been there a few times now and tried out many dishes (vegetarian) from the menu and have never... More 

Thank ElissaHolland
Berlin, Germany
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

The only good thing abut this restaurant is the location. I love Mexican food so thought I would give it a try. Unfortunately, I was truly disappointed. The food was tasteless and the quality was awful. We spend 30 euros for two cocktails and two meals which were not worth the money at all. Wouldn't recommend.

Thank Greta D
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64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Well it was late around 10 pm , we came in ( 3 of us ) , restaurant empty on a Friday night . This is not a good sign , so as it was our first night in the area , so we were hungry after 10 hours training . So we decided to stay and have a bite... More 

Thank Jean-Claude R
Oulu, Finland
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

When we arrived here, we ordered first and then I checked the Tripadvisor....and was a bit shocked. But after all when we got our food it wasn´t that bad. Ok food, not that delicios, but not bad either. There was only one girl serving the whole restaurant.

Thank jonnam36
Rossendale, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

All I can say is that my 2 experiences of this restaurant within a couple of days of each other, do not reflect the negative ones appearing on this site. On each occasion I had an excellent pepper steak in a cream sauce with pommes frites plus an ice cream dessert. For main course, dessert, mineral water and an alcoholic... More 

Thank bikingeagle
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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423 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

Nothing about this place is Mexican except maybe their cheesy name. My veggie burrito was refried beans, rice, corn and carrots. Taco Bell puts together better veggie burrito. I asked for hot sauce like Tabasco or salsa and the server had no idea what I was asking for. He the. Showed me the cup of oil with crushed red chilliest... More 

Thank Alex Y
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2015

Bleak, tasteless food and an attitude that almost gave me a heart attack! We were 33 people that just walked in and asked if it was ok and that they had capacity to serve us. Yes, they said. More than 30 minutes differed from the first one served to the last. But the worst thing was that when one of... More 

Thank Lindgrens
Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

This place is just totally awful, in all honesty we were a large group, nonetheless, food was slow coming out of the kitchen. The final nail in the coffin was when one of us got a plastic cocktail pin in the food and after pointing this out was accused of bringing the pin and deliberately putting it in the food!... More 

Thank Per S
Hoorn, Nederland
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5 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

Mexican food sould be better. Was not a place i would recomment to people to go and eat. I had much better Mexican food. As number i would say a 6 out of 10

Thank Robvgils
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

This must be the worst food available in Berlin. It doesn't taste anything at all and I bet you could make better Mexican food by yourself even if you never made any before. Do not go to this place under any conditions. The service was ok, but it doesn't save the awful food.

Thank Paul L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frankfurter Tor 5, 10243 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Friedrichshain
  • Neighbourhood: Friedrichshain
  • Phone Number: +49 30 42013708

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

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When you arrive at Warschauer Strasse in the heart of the district, you have found one of Berlin’s party hotspots. At night in Friedrichshain, the energy is palpable and the streets of this old worker's quarter are full of street musicians. On one hand, you may find a bar with international crowds, electronic music, long lines and panoramic views - on the other, an outside venue by old train yards featuring decrepit buildings and live alternative music. No matter your taste, the best way to end a night out in Friedrichshain is sitting by the Spree River at the East side gallery, the longest and best preserved piece of the Berlin Wall, watching the sun rise over the beautiful Oberbaum Bridge.
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