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El Bandido

27 S Central Ave, Spring Valley, NY 10977-5925
+1 845-425-6622
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (6 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
££ - £££
27 S Central Ave, Spring Valley, NY 10977-5925
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Mexican restaurant is serving quit good food, it seems that they want to be an upper end restaurant. however, compared to high end Mexican restaurants in Mexico and Europe they are not making it. To me it feels more like a nice family place...More

Thank MartinFJ71
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Great service. Great environment. Great drinks especially the margaritas. Had a great time with the family.

Thank Abner D
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Decided to try it, despite all the complaints about noise. Have to agree —this place is LOUD. The chips and salsa were really good. Ordered the meat burrito, which was served with rice and beans. Rice was good, but the beans were much too salty....More

Thank sam l
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I've been visiting this restaurant for over 15 years and have never been disappointed with the food or service. Dining area is a little "tight", but atmosphere is great and so is the Mariachi band.

Thank vanillagorilla2017
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I came here for a lunch with a sales rep. I couldn't tell how much extras they threw in for us... Food was fantastic and all the extra perks including shots of tequila were on the house. Great place and best Mexican in Rockland County

Thank JayPrimetown
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

A few years ago we had such bad experiences at this place, we decided that they were "out" indefinitely. We gave them another try last week and were pleasantly surprised. The staff was much friendlier than in previous years. We didn't feel like we were...More

Thank Stacey C
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The restaurant is very beautiful, with the inside decorated like old mexico. They also have decorated their other buildings on the lot, which I didn't see until I left. The outside of the restaurant is painted in old Mexican scenes. The menu has your tacos,...More

Thank naps
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The decor of this place is straight out of a Hollywood Western. The food is great and the service is fast. We went here to celebrate my sis' birthday and try the food for a change. Incidentally, this place is very popular with the office...More

Thank Vraj G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Just horrendous experiences on two separate occasions. The manager has no idea of how to handle ANY situation. My date had a HUGE piece of fat in her entree. The manager argued with her about how "that was the way it is", several times. I...More

Thank stevet131313
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Our favorite Mexican restaurant in the area. The food is authentic and delicious. The drinks are great. The restaurant includes a small appetizer and dessert for free for each guest. There a mariachi band. Prices are great. Definitely recommend!

Thank Maria M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 S Central Ave, Spring Valley, NY 10977-5925
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Spring Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 845-425-6622
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