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El Patron Mexican Restaurant

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910 E Church St, Cherryville, NC 28021-2968
+1 704-435-4546
11:00 - 21:30
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We eat at El Patron so regularly that they automatically know what I am ordering. The menu is huge and the prices are GREAT. They serve families well and have large tables for large groups.

Thank Sadie B
Cherryville, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Ok..tonight we went to El Patron in Cherryville...I have ate there 30 times or more..I have all ways had good service and great food...until tonight....got there around 8:30. Walked in and waited to be seated,waitress said..sit anywhere,will be there in a min....After seatting for 15 min. i finally got a waiter's attention..he asked if we wanted something...Yes..i'm here to eat...he... More 

Thank Linda M
Lincolnton, NC
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55 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Have been eating there for years...always have a vegetable quesadilla and tea...now that is a flour tortilla with a half cup vegetables. ..no rice or beans..no sour cream or sauce...it runs about 7.50...today they told me 10.30...almost 3.00 more...I understand things go up....not that much...the other person with me sent hers back...good luck to the new owners...this is the third... More 

Thank Kathy0825
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

I used to love this place. The food is not nearly as good as it once was. Not seasoned well. Service is poor. Slow and not worth the wait. New cook would be great.

Thank Deborah M
Cherryville, North Carolina
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

5 stars, but sad to report the low grade from the sanitation department. Not sure what is going on, but it saddens me. This was my favorite Mexican Restaurant to eat at. Our whole family loved it. We always get Donnie to take care of us, and he goes far beyond his duties to get us whatever we need. The... More 

Thank willisfamily1
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Authentic Mexican food. I eat here pretty regularly and have yet to have a bad meal. Highly recommend!

Thank GiveMeTheBeachAnyDay
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2015 via mobile

The building is in need of serious updating. Food is average and service is alright. Won't be going back

Thank stephmoore78
Death Valley Junction, California
1 review
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Food is average for mexican fare but the service on our most recent trip was horrible. Have visited this place several times trying to give it a fair shake but it seems like they can't get their act together. As stated in other reviews, the building is a dive and needs work, interior is shabby and the whole place could... More 

Thank OhYeahOhYeah1
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2014 via mobile

Food is fresh and good. Not fancy but simple good food. Lots for your money. No frills, clean and fast.

Thank Deborah M
North Carolina
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147 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2013

Food is ok but the building has a lot to be said. Old and in repair Needs updating. Not the cleanest but they are limited to what they can do with it. Service is ok . Would only recommend if you are set on Mexican while traveling through.

Thank travelnhome

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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  • Address: 910 E Church St, Cherryville, NC 28021-2968
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cherryville
  • Phone Number: +1 704-435-4546

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