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Las Trancas of Ripley

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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157 McGraw St, Ripley, WV 25271-1120
+1 304-514-2141
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Dearborn, Michigan
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While traveling in the area, the Super 8 desk agent suggested a neat little Mexican restaurant in the area - Las Trancas. This restaurant was a gem. Food was tasty, served hot, and fairly priced. The service could have been a little more attentative. All in all, a great meal and the facility was decorated nicely and very clean!

Thank G193AUwilliamg
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for dinner with family after a LONG flight. Decided on Mexican food. Restaurant was very clean. Our waitress was very nice and very attentive to our needs. Our food was very hot and tasty. If you find yourself hankering for a Southwest fare, I recommend Las Trancas!

Thank Darcy B
Gallipolis, Ohio
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118 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We tried the place and had good food and good service but the setting seemed a bit odd? We would go back again and do recommend trying the place

Thank Neal P
Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Bad service to loyal customers including, being denied drink refills, spiking salsa with hot sauce, waiting over 15 minutes for waiter to take our order, being laughed at and intentionally ignored. Manager was rude and made light of the situation. Final straw was when manager pointed his finger and blamed the situation on us. We have always been very nice... More 

Thank thegoodbook
Akron, Ohio
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended by the motel next door. Met a couple that always stays at the Econolodge when they are in the area just to be close to Las Trancas - they often come in from Texas and said this is so much better than anything close to them. Waitress was very knowledgeable about the menu and offered a few suggestions.... More 

Thank michaeldsikora
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316 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The place was very crowded, but the staff and service were up to the challenge. The menu is extensive with plenty of options. For the uninitiated there was helpful tips on the menu and the staff provided additional help. There were floor managers available to keep service moving. The food arrived in a timely manner, warm and tasty. The sangria... More 

Thank travelbob1
Canton, North Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were visiting friends this weekend and they suggested this place. I had the best ever Taco salad. Perfect home made taco shells. The chicken taco salad was perfectly seasoned and very fresh. My son enjoyed his dinner and felt it was the best ever as well. Nice atmosphere with room for larger groups,having a big family table was nice.

Thank teacher4you2012
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I got grande burrito a california-style burrito, it was very good. The greater who met us was very friendly and show us to a booth but we prefer a table and that was no problem to him so he set us at a table. After ordering in a few minutes our food was there.

Thank DIvanG357Bang
Naples, Florida
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64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Just stopped for lunch while traveling down I-77.... What a pleasant surprise waiting at Las Trancas! Their warm tortilla chips and fresh salsa were amazing. All our dishes were wonderful, served quickly and piping hot (except the fried ice cream of course)! Jennifer was on top of everything and an amazing hostess. My luncheon margaritas were large and very tasty.... More 

Thank Hugonaples
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great surroundings and atmosphere very good customer service. Really good food at reasonable prices try the bean dip

Thank Kirby W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 McGraw St, Ripley, WV 25271-1120
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Ripley
  • Phone Number: +1 304-514-2141

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