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El Rodeo

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505 2nd St, Cheney, WA 99004-1605 (Formerly Fiesta Charra)
+1 509-235-5679
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Seattle, Washington
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196 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I stopped in alone for a quick bite. I was greated and seated quickly. Food was very tasty and served attractively. I frequently eat tostadas, but this was the prettiest one I’ve ever seen. If only I lived closer, I’d be back for another run at their menu.

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Thank Claudia0708
Cheney, Washington
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I go come here often and have for many years. It is one of the best places to eat in Cheney-- small college town. The portions are large and we often take home food for another meal. While it can be fairly crowded at noon, you might want to go before the major rush--like at 11 or at 1. Very... More 

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Thank yogasensei
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

El Rodeo is family owned and run. This is our go to when we want to eat out in Cheney. Delicious and authentic food and a friendly attentive waitstaff. Highly recommend if you love Mexican food at a good price.

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Thank kidrgurl
Florence, Montana
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161 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The food here was VERY good with a huge traditional menu. I think I communicated fairly well with our server when I said "no trego" (no wheat) although there may have been some in the enchilada sauce. Really busy place, and friendly folks.

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Thank Fleecebrain
Airway Heights, Washington
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

OUTSTANDING food and service!! Tasty, Hot, Fresh! A top 3 of my all time favorite places. The warm friendly customer service and food make you feel like family! Highly recommend to all!

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Thank DougHarlow
Bozeman MT
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95 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We consider ourselves experts in this area (for gringos) and loved this place. Great service, very generous portions and a top notch margarita. The salsa was perfect, and for me the true tell of any Mexican place- great beans. We split a plate and it was still plenty.

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Thank janeyd
Cheney, Washington
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious Mexican food and gives you the option of different drink sizes for margaritas. They have a great fishbowl margarita. Usually quick service

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Thank Mariha P
Missoula, Montana
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ate here last night and as always the service was on point, food was awesome and prices were fair. We split a large rodeo special and it was more than enough for 2 people. Totally worth it.

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Thank kruser350
Lynnwood, Washington
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious meals and drinks for a reasonable price. The pico de gallo was fresh & flavorful. The portions were generous.

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1 Thank ihope-idream
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Staff was very friendly and helpful with questions on the menu! Lots of choices and for me---a very hard decision! The food was warm, great taste and too much to have desert afterwards! Staff kept our drinks full and asked if we needed anything else! I would recommend it and will definitely go again!

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Thank Teresa E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 2nd St, Cheney, WA 99004-1605 (Formerly Fiesta Charra)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Cheney
  • Phone Number: +1 509-235-5679

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