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El Rancho

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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12659 Riley St, Ste 40, Holland, MI 49424-9215
+1 616-786-9505
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've only been to this restaurant a few times. This past Saturday was my third time. Their menu is huge. Personally I think it's too big. It was very time consuming to try to figure out what sides came with what, or what was what. I felt like our sever started getting frustrated with us because we didn't know what... More 

Thank DontAskAlice
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited for our chips Waited for our drinks Finally got our drinks Then had to ask for more chips It was not busy After waiting 45 minutes We left with no food Never had a problem here till now Will not be back

Thank Craig K
Allendale, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

found hamburger mixed with pico de gallo like they scrapped it off someone else's plate will never eat there again! Staff not very friendly Place should be inspected

Thank shawndamorrissey09
Level Contributor
39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Love the food at El Rancho! Always good service and prices are fair. Daily food and drink specials are available.

Thank Kellie L
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328 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Very festive colors and a full bar. Fast lunch and very good food. This is a very good Mexican restaurant with lots of seating and CLEAN bathrooms! They also have outdoor seating when the weather warms up and free WiFi. If this was helpful let me know.

Thank Mark K
Holland, Michigan
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I scrolled through the reviews and cannot believe I haven't reviewed this restaurant - we go to El Rancho as often as we can - which is usually a couple times a month. WE LOVE THIS PLACE! When we have house guest and want to take hem somewhere for a casual meal it's always El Rancho. We almost always have... More 

1 Thank Linda V
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Level Contributor
25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Mexican food was average to good, very clean, great service. Had a fajita chicken salad which I thought was decent. I would go back again.

Thank Rob G
Cleveland, Ohio
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206 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the meal with friends. I liked the variety of Chimichangas they offered. We particularly enjoyed the paintings on the chairs, beautiful, playful art to enjoy while having a meal!

Thank mjudd448
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Ate dinner here while on business trip. Had the Texas fajita. Huge and took balance back to room. Very good.

Thank Jacksm3
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We visited El Rancho on a Wednesday evening. We were seated immediately & had drinks, chips & salsa on the table all within one minute of walking in the door. The chips were homemade & salsa & guacamole were all delicious. The food came out quick & was excellent! We had plenty to take home for lunch the next day.... More 

Thank Angela O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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: 12659 Riley St, Ste 40, Holland, MI 49424-9215
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Holland
  • Phone Number: +1 616-786-9505

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