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El Rodeo

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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35 Meadow View Ave, Rocky Mount, VA 24151-6322
+1 540-484-9065
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Moneta, Virginia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This is our go-to Mexican restaurant in Rocky Mount. Service and food are always great. Best Taco Loco and Enchiladas Poblanos north of the border.

Thank Darlenebo
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My girlfriend and I were in Rocky Mount recently for a concert at the Harvester Performance Center (Los Lonely Boys...very, very good). We stayed at the nearby Comfort Inn (not so hot, we thought) and El Rodeo was right on the way to the concert venue. Reviews on Trip Advisor were pretty good, so we stopped in to eat dinner.... More 

Thank DrDemocracy
Jackson, New Jersey
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Our family loves this restaurant. The service is excellent. The chips and margaritas are delicious. My husband gets the Texas Fajitas and the rest of us love the Burrito Fiesta. We tried it as a special and now it's on the regular menu. This is definitely one of the absolute best restaurants we've been to. Can't wait to go again!

Thank jozamm
Rocky Mount, Virginia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great lunch specials that are served fast and smartly priced. Service is very quick but doesn't make you feel rushed.

Thank TwinDaddy37
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We eat here several times a month. Typical Mexican dishes with decent prices. Arroz con pollo is a family favorite. Dishes are fresh. Staff is friendly. Lunch specials Mon - Saturday.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Rocky Mount, Virginia
Level Contributor
25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Love the food here! Salsa is the best I've ever had! Tried lots of dishes and they have all been great! Staff is wonderful, very attentive! Cold beer!

Thank angiedaniel3
Rocky Mount, Virginia, United States
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58 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is your typical El-Whatever type mexican restaurant, covering all of the standard dishes. The nice thing about this place is that it is well run, and the serving staff is well orchestrated, friendly and helpful. Service is fast and despite a bit of language barrier at times, the orders are almost always correct. Quality is good, although I do... More 

Thank Steve L
Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

The is one of the best Mexican Restaurants in Rocky Mount, VA. Food is consistently good, service great, and frozen margaritas are great. The burrito supremes are my favorite with cheese covered rice. Yummy!

Thank LizandGil
Rocky Mount, Virginia
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2016

This is one of two Mexican restaurants in Rocky Mount. I prefer this one as there is a very nice outdoor patio you can sit at and enjoy a cold beer or refreshing margarita! They have daily specials. My only complaint is they serve their salsa in a super tiny (and deep) bowl which makes it very challenging to get... More 

Thank Jamey S
Roanoke, Virginia
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

A very nice Mexican restaurant. With a very large selection of good food Moderate prices and generous portions (very large, cheap wine carafes). A little loud out front, quieter in back.

Thank Paul E

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Meadow View Ave, Rocky Mount, VA 24151-6322
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rocky Mount
  • Phone Number: +1 540-484-9065

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