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El Ranchito

1 Lagrande Blvd, Lady Lake, FL 32159-2384
+1 352-750-3335
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (16 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
“taco” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
£
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
1 Lagrande Blvd, Lady Lake, FL 32159-2384
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner. Server was awesome! The strawberry daiquiri was great. Tried the shrimp Cancun and it had great flavor.

Thank Hannah D
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is my parent's favorite Mexican restaurant in Lady Lake. They treat us to it each time we visit. Now, I have to stop here and say, I have issues with some dairy. So Mexican cuisine is not my first choice. All I ask is...More

Thank Morgan B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The food was good but was not happy to see they charge if you get a refill on chips with your meal. Other Mexican restaurants might do this after 2 refills but never just 1. We won't be going back because of that. The food...More

1  Thank Hannahauton
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great, Great, Great ! ! ! I have lived in the area a Dozen Years and it took me 9 of these before I ever tried the El Ranchito in Leesburg. When I did, I realized what a fool I had been for waiting so...More

Thank HotnHotter
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I real jem in the Spanish Springs section of The Villages, Florida. A family like working at atmosphere. Great service, great food, good prices. Check out Cousin Vinny singing on stage Wednesday nights.

Thank JRfromPA
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The food was okay. The beef plates were bad, while the chicken was better. The service is poor. It seems to only be one server. She doesn't have enough time to serve all the tables. Ordered a margarita and waited 15 minutes for it. Another...More

Thank themaildude
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Need my Tex-Mex fix every so often. Nothing better than chips, fresh salsa, a Margarita, taco, burrito, enchiladas, chalupa. They have fresh guacamole and great service. It was packed tonight and I love it that they take reservation. Happy hour till 5pm so plan accordingly....More

Thank ggerskine
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times and had a different dish each time. Everything I've had was delicious, the staff was very attentive. I would highly recommend it. There's not really a better alternative anywhere nearby.

Thank Beth W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I have eaten here many times. Used to love it and recommendEd to friends and took several. Most recently had a bad experience. So thought I would try take out. I have called last week, 4 times and now again today, twice. Their line is...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Enjoy a Mexican fix once in awhile and this hit the spot. It was a rainy night so it tasted oh so good. I like to order the combo plates so I can try a variety of items. I had the G which was a...More

Thank Gayle E
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kazooloo716
17 February 2017|
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Response from Robert S | Reviewed this property |
Not really....there are more than a few places tables could be put together for a party of 8 or so, not for a truly private party....there is a separate part of the main room you could use if they allow you but it is not... More
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Yaya7123
18 May 2016|
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Response from gatorchuck41 | Reviewed this property |
No private rooms but lots of room, depending on party side, may section off area. Best bet to call them and see what they u
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lagrande Blvd, Lady Lake, FL 32159-2384
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Lady Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 352-750-3335
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