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El Patron

1414 S Atlantic Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-3180
+1 386-424-1024
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“guac” (3 reviews)
“taco” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1414 S Atlantic Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-3180
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Title pretty well describes our visit. Choice of sitting indoors or outside. Casual vs. fancy/formal. Many menu options (Mexican mostly). Would return if we're ever in the area again. Prices were very reasonable compared to other restaurants in the area.

Thank Frank B
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

We were so pleased to find El Patron, we love good Mexican food and we were not disappointed at El Patron. No mushy cheese laden entrees here. Our selections were delicious, each fresh ingredient was recognizable and flavorful! Another new favorite were the Blood Orange...More

Thank schniepper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure why there is not very good Mexican food in NSB but there isn’t and this is the worst. Margaritas are weak and not god mixer. May be pre-mixed out of a machine. Chips and salsa not bad. Probably the best thing about this...More

Thank jaythetravelguy
Reviewed July 29, 2018

There were some different choices on the menu, not just standard Mexican. The food was fine though could have done with being a little hotter both in taste and temperature. We had a pitcher of Margarita which could have done with a closer encounter with...More

Thank DavetheFisher
Reviewed June 25, 2018

I always stay at the Best Western across the street. I visited El Patron once before and decided to give it another try. I sat at the bar and "Hey Bud what can I get you", certainly was not a good way to start. I...More

Thank samurai-sushi-sake
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Huge portions, nice variety on the menu, not too crowded for lunch, loved the summer salad with grilled shrimp... Watch your favorite sports event

Thank 2011-CO
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

1st visit and we really enjoyed it. Fantastic salsa, great authentic food and an ocean view. Service was pretty good. We'll definitely be back on our next NSB trip!

Thank Greg J
Reviewed May 23, 2018

My wife and I love real Mexican food and have taken many trips to various regions of Mexico over the years. We chose this restaurant because the menu here listed several of our favorites usually only found at places serving authentic Mexican meals. We each...More

Thank jpperkin
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Really Very Good Food, Drink, and appetizers available in New Smyrna Beach FL, You love their Guacamole, the avocado chunks are large, loaded with so much flavor. We shared it with another couple we all thought it was so good! The salsa and Tortilla chips...More

1  Thank lives9meow
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

The group of four of us arrived at the "Please Wait to Be Seated" sign while the man at the stand talked on the phone...and ignored us. It should have been a sign. Finally, we were seated and chips and dip were brought to the...More

Thank L3675JJbillm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1414 S Atlantic Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-3180
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  New Smyrna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 386-424-1024
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