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El Cerro Grande

3021 S Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7627
+1 843-651-6705
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“burrito” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:45All hours
$$ - $$$
3021 S Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7627
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11 - 20 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2017

We arrived late and needed to get into a place without at 2 hour wait. Good nachos. Decent atmosphere, but nothing to write home about.

Thank annU9647FG
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I go here about once a week and love that we know what to expect for quality and service. All the servers are so welcoming, accommodating and efficient...true hospitality! The moment you walk in, fresh/warm chips and a great homemade salsa are...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

In Washington State you can find Mexican places from Taco Bell to Taco Time to restaurants like Aztecka or El Torros all over - not so much in SC. We had these items from the lunch menu. I had the Chicken Chimichunga and my wife...More

Thank Wayne R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Very good Mexican, which I love. The atmosphere is pleasant, service very good and prices very reasonable. Obviously a popular place for locals & tourists.

Thank Jan1944
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We visit the restaurant during the winter months (off season) and many times get a "take out". The food is very delicious, plentiful and reasonably priced. Love the salsa! Service is excellent and very friendly.

Thank esaltzman
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We had dinner there. I had the pollo fundido. It was very good. Loved the rice and beans as well. My wife had the chicken and cheese stuffed poblano pepper. It was very hot. Not advertised as a spicy dish. We are hot sauce people...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our food was more than ample and was delivered with a smile and personality. We tried several dishes (three) and they were as good as we've ever had. The ambiance was typical - not too loud but happy and our server always was right there...More

Thank Laura J H
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I lived in San Diego for six year where we Had many excellent Mexican restaurants to choose from as the city borders Mexico. When we moved to Lexington, NC we were amazed at the large Hispanic population and again, we had a...More

1  Thank ZeldaL
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We thought very highly of this restaurant. Our waitress was Brenda and she did a super job. She was efficient and friendly. I think friendliness will always bring a better tip. Our food was just plain delicious. I had the El Favorita and it is...More

Thank peonyrose
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It's edible, service was good, but this is not Mexican food. Lacking flavor. The salsa was typical restaurant salsa out of a can. I would be shocked if they even eat this at their own homes.

Thank j r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3021 S Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7627
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-6705
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