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El Picante

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
37 East US 22, Maineville, OH 45039
+1 513-583-1341
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average33%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
6 days ago
“Good place for casual dining”
21 Dec 2017
Closed Now
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
37 East US 22, Maineville, OH 45039
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While I can’t say the food is outstanding, it is good. The atmosphere is very pleasant for casual dining. I have eaten here several times and feel that it is pretty consistent. Staff has always been friendly and quick. They could spice up there menu...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lynn K
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

The food is average, service is average, & I do not know what changed. We loved this place but has went down hill. Too many other Mexican restaurants to choose from. My favorite story did not happen this visit but I always order the spinach...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank mrm1315
Reviewed November 6, 2017

I really like the food @ El Picante. Monday during happy hour is my favorite time to go. Margaritas are $2.00. Good food & good drink @ a good price = a good time. If you like Mexican food give El Picante a try.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Joseph R
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

The service is always fast and friendly. The food is always hot and the flavor is always good. And you can now earn free cryptocurrency just for dining there!

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank H9751ANjefft
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

I always saw the signs for this place and about 2 years ago tried it. It has been my go to place ever since. The Carne asada there is awesome. They give you a small bowl of pico with it but be warned that half...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank ddcrph
Reviewed April 28, 2017

We visit El Picante at least 1x a week sometimes more... We are always greeted and since we are regulars get or drinks and salsas delivered without ordering. It is a very clean restaurant most of the servers have been there for a long time....More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank jamib713
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Service needs some work here, but the food was good. Had Chori Pollo, $11.25, which is a grilled chicken breast with chorizo on top. It is served with rice, refried beans and three flour tortillas. Big portions here today. I was stuffed when I finished....More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank mikez561
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

El Picante is in a sure front between other shops. When we visit, we are greeted kindly. The restaurant is clean. The bathrooms are nicely decorated and clean. The food is good. It is what you would expect. It is a large menu.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank bonitajo2
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We have been going to this local restaurant after a few years of going to one of their other locations. The service is great and the food is always hot. When we get a yen for Mexican this is our "go to".

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Deanna Z
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I'm not sure how people give this such a high rating - there is absolutely nothing special about this restaurant. It's the same everyday "Mexican" food that is offered around the country which is fine in a fix, but always leaves you wanting something more....More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Porthos7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 East US 22, Maineville, OH 45039
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Warren County  >  Maineville
  • Phone Number: +1 513-583-1341
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