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El Ranchero Restaurant

683 W Wickenburg Way, Wickenburg, AZ 85390-2269
+1 928-684-5121
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bean dip” (22 reviews)
“enchiladas” (21 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (23 reviews)
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All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
683 W Wickenburg Way, Wickenburg, AZ 85390-2269
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1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To start off I can't say enough about the owners and employees. Super friendly, great service and everyone had a smile on their faces. The owner walked from table to table thanking customers for visiting his restaurant. The food was awesome! My boyfriend had the...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Friendly staff, I had a tostada and my daughter had a chimichanga. Very good food and plenty. They had the best salsa I have ever had. You can even buy the salsa by the pint.

Thank 671Gail
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Hector (part owner with his uncle) mentioned the recipes served were from his grandmother. I had the chicken burrito, which had the freshest, amazingly tender chicken, I have ever had in a Mexican dish. My wife had the Chile Rellano with the same tasty and...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great restaurant. The staff are super friendly & knowledgeable about what to do around town. The food is excellent. And they have $ .99 margaritas. If you are driving north from Phoenix, make sure to pass through Wickenburg so you can enjoy...More

Thank dj600
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed this restaurant. We were seated prom plea and the waitress asked us what wr wanted to drink, we had the happy hour margaritas for a buck apiece. They brought out chips and two different types salsas a hot and mild along with...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We lucked into this as it was about the only place open on Sunday. We enjoyed the meal and the people so much we made it a priority to drive back out from Phoenix to eat there again.

Thank DaveandLindaK
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Generally very good, exception when overly crowded an busy, nnot enough help. some dishes wer hot others weer luke warm.

Thank Rosella P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We had seen a write-up on this restaurant in the Arizona Highways magazine. The food and service were excellent. Moderately priced and a large selection of menu items.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I accidental wrote a similar review for anther restaurant with a similar name but this is the one I meant to refer to. This has to be the best Mexican we have found, period. Every dish we have tried has been outstanding. The specials are...More

Thank jim b
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The food food is good, it can get busy but my family and I went during a very busy weekend. The staff was all very friendly and everyone had a smile for you.

Thank ymroemmich
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Anne D
1 November 2016|
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Response from Esty666 | Reviewed this property |
yes, open every day
Anne D
1 November 2016|
Response from deniserA2404LZ | Reviewed this property |
Hours Mon 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Tue 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Wed 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Fri 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 683 W Wickenburg Way, Wickenburg, AZ 85390-2269
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Wickenburg
  • Phone Number: +1 928-684-5121
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