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El Rancho Grande

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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3070 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Fairborn, OH 45324-2279
+1 937-429-1639
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Canandaigua, New York
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110 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had eaten here once before a very long time ago, and I wasn't excited when my sister suggested meeting here again when we were stopping in their area....but we did and I have to say it was better than I remembered it. It's mexican food that is "ok" when you need to go somewhere, but something I wouldn't stand... More 

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Thank amethystgirl29
Scottsdale, Arizona
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77 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were excited to find a Mexican restaurant walking distance from our hotel. That was about all that we can say that was good about our experience. Upon entering the restaurant, the hostess acted like it was a problem seating us yet the restaurant was not full and it was not near closing time. Then we ordered two margaritas...when we... More 

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Thank JTokar
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They wouldn't make a reservation, told us no problem, they could seat us. We got there and they ignored us and we're rude.

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Thank Dawn B
Bucyrus, Ohio, United States
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Visited on a Friday evening and enjoyed our meal. I ordered Pollo Loco and found it one of best Mexican dishes that I have ever enjoyed! A large butterflied pounded chicken breast covered in sauteed zucchini, onions, peppers, and mushrooms, with rice and guacamole. Chicken must have been marinated in something awesome, out of this world flavor. I would frequent... More 

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Thank Randy M
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Good food and drinks but the place was under renovation Drinks was ok... Very Cosed to the hotels and shoppimg

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Thank neilpeterson2016
Indiana
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103 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stop by here every year when in Dayton and staying at the nearby Wingate hotel. Never disappointed! Food is always good, served fast and the staff is friendly and helpful.

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Thank Steve E
Phoenix
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Food was OK service was horrible. Went with business group of 15. Not sure if waitress didn't like me or was just prejudice. Felt like the back of the bus service. Didn't follow directions regarding the bill and had to wait and get attention last. I visit Ohio every 3 months for business. Won't go here with the group ever... More 

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Thank Chandra H
Bremen, Indiana
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

A really great mexican restaurant with good food. Really great service in a nice atmosphere. The fahitas are my favorite. Big food portions so be hungry if you go here.

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Thank Joe E
Lititz, Pennsylvania
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137 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Restaurant was within walking distance of hotel and we did not want to get back into car. Average Mexican food with decent margaritas.

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Thank KJL0823
Frederick, Colorado
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Visited because it was next door to our hotel. Was pleasantly surprised. The service was quick & friendly. The food was very good and served hot. We'll visit again when we're next in the area.

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Thank Pam C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3070 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Fairborn, OH 45324-2279
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Fairborn
  • Phone Number: +1 937-429-1639

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