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El Carreton

922 W 500 S, Berne, IN 46711-9592
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
2 weeks ago
“Very Good Mexican”
8 Aug 2017
“Fast, delicious food.”
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922 W 500 S, Berne, IN 46711-9592
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very pleasant surprise in a small town. While not a large location, the service is very good, as are the Fajitas. I recommend stopping if you are intown!

Thank Grady M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always order spinach in my food this time I ordered a spinach burrito. I placed my order then went to the bathroom and by the time I got back it was already there I thought that was pretty fast. It was really full of...More

Thank Tammy P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here twice in the past week. The food is really tasty and fresh. The servers are friendly. Very clean. The music is soft and the acoustics are good. It is also decorated tastefully. This is the only place we really liked in Berne,...More

Thank steven f
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here a couple times. Staying at the Clock Tower next door. Not many choices for dinner in this area. El Carreton was not only convenient; the food is delicious, beginning with the fresh complimentary picante sause they serve with chips. The sauce...More

Thank 837kelleyd
Reviewed 8 August 2017

It was difficult to get around the construction, but worth it. Had great service and food. They made a custom seafood burrito and it was exactly what I was craving!

Thank Vonda B
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Portions were generous and the flavor was excellent! The chips are homemade and thin and crispy. Salsa has just the right bite--not too spicy but not to mild, either.

Thank kobekat62
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Mexican food is my ABSOLUTE favorite and this restaurant is #1. Start your experience with the normal chips and authentic salsa and make sure to grab a bowl of queso! Servers are always very friendly and efficient. Very relaxed environment. The perfect place to meet...More

Thank sangelie
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We saw El Carreton from our room at the Clock Tower Inn and decided to give it a try. It was crowded on a Friday evening and obviously popular with the local Amish population (so it was a well behaved clientele). The food was good...More

Thank GilAxlander
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Usually have good service, but last visit had to wait for about 10 minutes to even get a glass of water, then waited and waited to get our food. Was in an area with a double table with 8-10 younger people that had been there...More

Thank WMDreamer
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

We ate here on a Sunday, as this was the only place open in town on a Sunday evening. We ordered fajitas and margaritas. The food and service were above average.

Thank maadta
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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 922 W 500 S, Berne, IN 46711-9592
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Berne
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