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Taqueria El Ranchero

££ - £££Mexican, Latin,
Avenida Vitacura 6489, Santiago 7650457, Chile
(562) 2193106
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (11 reviews)
“pozole” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
13:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Avenida Vitacura 6489, Santiago 7650457, Chile
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, nice place, they have micheladas, pozole and tacos al pastor, real Mexican food. I fully recommend!

Thank danielabenavente
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The only mexican about this place is the decoration, food was terrible, small portion and pricey, I will not recommend

Thank astudillocanada
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I both ordered "Tacos al Pastor". Meat was good, tasty. My daughter had "Flautas de Pollo"... well, just average. It was nicely decorated, maybe a bit dark but that was ok for us. Rationale for 3 out of 5: - Poor customer...More

Thank OcasionalTraveler
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Being Mexican you have high expectations for Mexican food. This restaurant is as close to good Mexican food in South America. So A for effort! The exciting part was the trompo / tacos de Pastor with piña. The meat was good and we were so...More

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This place seemed miles from our hotel (but Santiago is a large city and taxis are great value). We fancied Mexican and that's what we got, in bucket loads. The food is OK and the service friendly. An English menu didn't prevent the order getting...More

Thank Wellpastit
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I've been here several times for lunch, and it's just always good. Nothing extraordinary, just very enjoyable Mexican food in a nice place. Great for families. Portions are normal, prices very reasonable. You need to come on time (or make a reservation) because it's usually...More

Thank Wouter S
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

In my experience on a Friday night... Poor selection of salsas, tasteless, poorly cooked and executed tacos. Even if Santiago has no true Mexican restaurant, this is the worst I have tried. bottom line.... Mexican inspired food. Not very good.

Thank Cesar F
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We've been coming since 2000, maybe even before that. They have great food and drinks, nice atmosphere, and amazing service. For some occasions there's even a mariachi.

Thank Lilith A
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Closest you will get to Mexico, this far south. The Tacos al carbon are definitely the best item on the menu. Wash it down with a cold margarita and you are ready for the Mariachi.

Thank Nathan Y
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This is my place in Chile for my mexican fix. The only drawback is location... too far away from my home

Thank Priscilla M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 22:00
Thursday
13:00 - 22:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:30
Saturday
13:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Vitacura 6489, Santiago 7650457, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago>  > Vitacura
  • Neighbourhood: Vitacura
  • Phone Number: (562) 2193106
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