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El Ranchito

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634 Carrollton Villa Rica Hwy, Villa Rica, GA 30180-4969
+1 770-459-2170
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Atlanta, Georgia
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86 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Although El Ranchito has great Mexican food, we have been coming here for many years for one reason. That reason is to see our favorite waiter HUGO. He is by far the best waiter anywhere around. We've have visited him for a long time. Hugo is very attentive to our needs. He always remembers what we like to eat and... More 

Thank mrhotshots
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240 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

First visit to El Ranchito. Very nice folks as we changed where to seat, kept our water glass full, and brought extra chips. Chips were light and good, cheese dip tasty, food warm and good. If you order tacos they come in a container that assures they will stand up.

Thank Kenneth K
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Food is great but service is horrible! I came in after work today to place a togo order. I was instructed to sit at the bar to place my order which was fine. After sitting at the bar for about 15 minutes the waitress finally came to take my order. I sat an additional 45 minutes waiting on my three... More 

Thank Tara M
Douglasville, Georgia
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120 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We used to visit this restaurant often, then found another Mexican spot closer to home and stopped eating at El Ranchito. Last week we were in the area and decided to have dinner there and all I could think was What happened?? The food was not good. They used to have the best guacamole in Atlanta but what we got... More 

Thank Babyrue
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

One of the Best Mexican Restaurants in Town. On Sunday you get a $1.00 off each entrée. And it is very good, food and service

Thank Mia532013
Carrollton, Georgia
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Unfortunately, this restaurant serves very small amounts of food. I would say, compared to my eating at many Mexican restaurants in the area, that their burritos, tamales, tostadas, and even tacos are approximately half the size of their competitors. The restaurant is clean and my server was very nice. Being that Villa Rica has at least 7-8 Mexican restaurants, I... More 

Thank JimmyB1959
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

We got chicken fajitas and they were full of slimy whole leeks and when I called he said that's what comes in a fajita!? Since when???? All they do is save them $ by taking up all the space that actual chicken and the veggies could go! I told him he lost a very good customer and he could care... More 

Thank Amanda M
Fort Pierce, United States
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Food was OK. It is in the same shopping center as Walmart, right on the main Hwy. 61. Easy access. We do not go out and eat Mexican style food very often so we were pleased to see this restaurant near the Walmart.

Thank Edward And Caro... W
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

The fam and I stopped in for lunch today. We all had salads. The wife and I had the chicken salad and my stepson just had a tossed salad. Our chicken salads were tasty but, seemed a lil shy on the chicken. Service is always so-so. Nonetheless, I'm sure we'll be back thru considering we only live a cpl blocks... More 

Thank Kenny H
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

Not a good place to eat Mexican food. Staff was not very friendly and we have had better food at other places.

Thank TomNMary W

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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, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 634 Carrollton Villa Rica Hwy, Villa Rica, GA 30180-4969
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Villa Rica
  • Phone Number: +1 770-459-2170

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