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El Ranchero Mexican Restaurant

308 W Main St, La Porte, TX 77571-5002
+1 281-471-7461
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (14 reviews)
“chilaquiles” (2 reviews)
“queso” (4 reviews)
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04:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
308 W Main St, La Porte, TX 77571-5002
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best place in town for breakfast. Chilaquiles is my favorite. If you're not from LP you might be a little caught off guard. The inside isn't very fancy but don't let that stop you from enjoying the great food.

Thank bperes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an old run down mexican food place right on Main in downtown La Porte. The seats/booths are old and cracked, and the place is in desperate need of a makeover.

Thank Revkev93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, great atmosphere, and GREAT food. Since I am Hispanic I KNOW what good Mexican food is and this is great food. Will always keep coming back. Also GREAT prices!

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I have eaten here for years at all times of the day. Never had a bad meal. The service is always good or better and prices are reasonable.

Thank DeepWater8
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Given the number of excellent Tex-Mex places in the area, this one just doesn't stand out. The food and service were fine, but not to the same level as other Tex-Mex in the area.

Thank LaPorteWillie
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I live nearby this restaurant & have only been a couple of times in 4 yrs. That was only when someone else was making the decision. It is kinda blah! Lots of T.V.'s. Service is fair. Food is alright, Nothing to write home about, for...More

Thank B3915NMdonnas
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This place has been here for years in same building with same owner. It's authentic Mexican food at its best. Awesome breakfast burritos and tacos. Clean place and excellent customer service

Thank Billy D
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a great Mexican food establishment. My favorite thing there is the horchata. Best anywhere. I've been going there for years and have tried everything on the menu, even the burger and it is delicious.

Thank Brandi S
Reviewed 9 February 2017

On the small side of restaurants but a good variety of food, good salsa and fresh non grease chips, customer service was delightful and we really enjoyed this place at max, restrooms were not very clean but that did not stop us from enjoying our...More

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Good food for not a lot of money. Good size portions and very friendly service. Best mexican food in La Porte.

Thank Linda E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
04:00 - 21:00
04:00 - 21:00
04:00 - 21:00
04:00 - 21:00
04:00 - 21:00
04:00 - 22:00
04:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 W Main St, La Porte, TX 77571-5002
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  La Porte
  • Phone Number: +1 281-471-7461
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