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110 Highway 61 Connector, Villa Rica, GA 30180-2300
+1 770-459-8921
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Temple, Georgia
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Nice, small, Mexican restaurant slipped into a strip mall. El Tio has been part of the Villa Rica community for many years Great food and service!

Thank lesbella
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

I've been going to El Tio for years. All of their food is excellent. They're very reasonable priced. The waitresses and waiter always give us prompt exceptional customer service. They're very friendly and welcoming. My husband and I dine at this establishment often. It looks like a little hole in the wall diner. It's a great place to eat. Everything... More 

Thank Misty S
Dallas, Georgia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Love Mrs. Irma Jennifer and the others. They are kind and genuine and the food is excellent. Their margaritas are the bomb they are always made special!

Thank Jay K
Delta, Alabama
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

The food was great, the service was Wonderful. We ordered and right away even before our kids could finish the cheese dip our food was out.

Thank Joe P
Prattville, Alabama
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Prompt service by friendly staff. Excellent enchilada sauce, good burrito sauce. Chips and salsa good too.reasonably priced. Plain furnishings with simple cut paper Mexican country style adornment and a lone sombrero hung on a wall.

Thank Bruce H
Cedar Key, Florida
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

This is a standard Mexican restaurant as far as the menu goes, but what makes this special is the service, courteousness and deliciously prepared food. Everything we ordered was efficiently prepared and served with little or no waiting, which included several special orders that were not on the menu. Their food is tasty, neat and appealing to the eye with... More 

Thank seapatches
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

Seems very inconsistent we have eaten there several times and it's good about every other time. Portion sizes are perfect.

Thank ttcaldwel123
Dallas, Georgia, United States
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2014

Well I used to love El Tio and I am not sure what has happened but it was horrible. Ordered texas fajita nachos and specified twice that it was not "supreme". That I did not want lettuce, tomatoes or pico. It was take out so the trick was on me for not checking before we left. It was loaded with... More 

Thank Suzann S
Bremen, Georgia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2014

We eat there at least 2-3 Sunday's a month we love the buffet.Price is good plus food is great.I wish their building was bigger but maybe they can get in a bigger building because its always a packed house on sunday.I guess when the food is this good and at 5.99 buffet you can't go wrong there fast food would... More 

2 Thank shelia62
Villa Rica, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2013

I love their Sunday Buffet, but I haven't eaten anything there I didn't really like. The people that own this restaraunt are warm and very friendly. We feel we are part of the family.

Thank Gretchen S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Highway 61 Connector, Villa Rica, GA 30180-2300
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Villa Rica
  • Phone Number: +1 770-459-8921
Great mexican food off the highway and inexpensive fajita buffet.

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