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El Ranchito

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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911 W North Blvd, Leesburg, FL 34748-5054
+1 352-314-9339
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Leesburg, Florida
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I was expecting my salad to taste like a taco salad, regardless of whether I had beef or chicken. It had absolutely no taco seasoning, too much chicken, and very little of the other ingredients. And the warm chips/salsa is better at Chili's.

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Thank Angie M
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Worst Mexican food I've ever had. NO taste and mine was barely warm. Never again. Food was as far from fresh as it could have been.

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Thank Rachel P
Leesburg
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 October 2016

food was awful, lacked taste and presentation. I don't understand how people think this place is good Mexican food.

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Thank R675MEkarent
deltona Fl
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Never Again, over the last year this place has gone downhill.Portions are SO much smaller and now for the most unbelievable...I ordered Brouchetas, it is supposed to be steak ( and chicken if you want) tomatoes, pineapple,mushrooms, bacon, ham and green peppers. What I got was a few pieces of beef, 2 pieces of pineapple, some mushroom slices and........................CUT UP... More 

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Thank zipkity
Leesburg, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Good Guacamole! Nice waitress. Fast service. I have eaten here several times and have always been pleased.

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Thank Northernchickadee
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Your typical locally owned Mexican cuisine, it was exactly what we were looking for. Overall same menu as most similar Mexican Restaurants. Food was fresh and tasty. I would say the margarita and salsa were above average.

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Thank Lori U
Florida
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79 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is one of the best Mexican restaurants in the Leesburg area. The Chimichanga is excellent. Good service and also beer and wine.

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Thank I75burner
Salt Lake City
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

The best part of our dining experience was leaving. The beef in our meal tasted off somehow. The only redeeming event was that the owner/Manager recognized we were dissatisfied due to the largely uneaten meals on the table and comp'd one of the meals. We will never return.

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Thank daddym
Leesburg, Florida
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Good authentic mexican faire, great Margaritas. Fast service! Staff are very friendly and polite. Accomodating with special requests.

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Thank Nancy Jo A
Columbus
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65 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Happy hour till 7 all week. Food is pretty good for the prices, and the service was good enough. $115 for 4 adults and 2 kids drinks included. We were happy with what we got for that.

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Thank OSUrob

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 911 W North Blvd, Leesburg, FL 34748-5054
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Leesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 352-314-9339

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