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Rancho Viejo

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9 Bank St, Granby, CT 06035-2303
+1 860-844-0066
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the tall booths & Mexican decor; as soon as you enter, you feel like you've entered an authentic Mexican restaurant. The food is is very good and authentic & the chips arrive warm! Make sure to order the delicious special guacamole. The only item I don't recommend is the seafood; both times I've ordered it, it wasn't fresh;... More 

Thank Susan G
Hartford, Connecticut
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is real. The owners and staff are Mexican. Friendly is an understatement. The menu is huge and they are happy to customize the dishes. There is Mexican beer on tap; try the Dos Equis lager-crisp and light. Go for the extra large frosted glass. Salsa is homemade, as are the chips. Kids will love the place.

Thank MarcN0830
Springfield, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has DELICIOUS Mexican. The portions are big too! The ambience is not exciting and it is cold... but that might be because we went in December.

Thank Jennifer B
Windsor, CT
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324 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Very limited draft beer selection. They did not have the local on the menu. Fajitas were great. Lots of tortilla chips and salsa.

Thank Dr_Bill_Corcoran
Granby, Connecticut
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We live in Granby, and this is another local staple for us. Food is always excellent and the staff is very welcoming and accommodating.

Thank lampertaud
Charlestown, Maryland
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Visiting family in the area and they suggested here for dinner. We were seated immediately and the menu looked like your typical family run Mexican fare - however, when my Camarones a La Diabla came out I knew I was in for a treat just from the wonderful aroma. The flavor was amazing - definitely spicy, but supremely flavorful. Very... More 

Thank Geoff D
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

You think you're lost when trying to find this restaurant. It's tucked away in a small shopping plaza. But we were pleasantly surprised. The food was very good and the margaritas were awesome!! My friends who I went with are from Colorado and they said they hadn't had such good Mexican food since they left there. Turns out the owner... More 

Thank Galear
Westfield, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

food made us sick, not fresh!! never coming here again!!!!! you can tell they remake the food, so who knows how old it is, my husband was up all night throwing up, my daughter had diarea. Im so upset! Really wish I could get my money back!!! Never again!!!!! and to top that off, they forgot our drinks!!!!!

Thank sambo72016
Southwick, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is one of our go-to restaurants in the area... great food, delicious drinks and friendly service. It's in a small plaza with not much going on, but don't let that stop you from visiting here. The homemade salsa is reason enough to try it out. Lots of vegetarian and seafood options as well.

Thank Brittany S
Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

It is a nice place, friendly people food is OK but just average. Burritos, chimichangas, cheddar cheese are not that common in Mexico..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Bank St, Granby, CT 06035-2303
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Granby
  • Phone Number: +1 860-844-0066

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