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El Patio

Certificate of Excellence
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2394 E Highway 501, Conway, SC 29526-9526
+1 843-347-6984
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Conway, South Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been going to El Patio for the last few years. Always great service and great food. I have been there for lunch and dinner and the food is always consistent. The servers are always helpful and friendly, I never have to ask for a refill one is always placed before me as I finish the previous one. For... More 

Thank 701golfergirl
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service even though we went half hr before closing. Great tasting food. When we visit Conway will make sure we stop to eat.

Thank sportfan677
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been there after golf and with family - always good and at a fair price - great margaritas and friendly staff

Thank Philip A
Rochester, New York, Usa
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147 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The atmosphere is the typical Mexican Atmosphere. Colorful, pleasant and relaxing. The food was very good.. All of us really enjoyed eating our meal. The price was fair. The waiter was fantastic.. Overall It was excellent evening!

Thank M00se1976
Conway, South Carolina
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

My husband and I love El Patio! The food choices will not disappoint. Having a Hispanic husband that says a lot about this restaurant. We have tried many alleged Mexican restaurants since moving to the southeast and there isn't a Mexican restaurant that can hold a candle to El Patio. The Carne Asada is a good first choice if you... More 

Thank cabeza14
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118 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

First time here, very very good tasting food, lunch soecials. Nice staff. Separate bar. I can't remember the name of the chicken dish I ordered but it had zucchini and broccoli and it was delicious. Complimentary chips and salsa.

Thank 1Robinsnest
Clarion, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Went there for dinner with my husband. I ordered the burrito California. It said it was a giant burrito. They weren't kidding. It was ginormous! But soooo good! It was delicious. Our waiter Johnny was very sweet and very attentive. We're only down here for the weekend but hopefully we'll be back again before we leave!

Thank Liz K
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I really like all of the food choices they have and especially the Sunday lunch buffet. There are lots of good choices on the bar and on the menu.

Thank travelingis2fun
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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180 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Looking for a good Mexican restaurant in the Myrtle Beach area we decided to try El Patio. The service was good, the food was good and the prices reasonable. This is better than most we have tried in the area but I can not rate it more than average. Still looking for THE MEXICAN RESTAURANT in the area that is.

Thank Alan H
Marion, South Carolina
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180 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This was my first time to eat here and I was very pleased to have tried it. This place has a Sunday buffet that is well forth the stop at $12.99. Great selection of various dishes of different heat varieties. Food items were replenished when low so that you do not have to wait. 3 different types of fajitas, enchiladas... More 

Thank Stephen R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Mexican, Latin
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2394 E Highway 501, Conway, SC 29526-9526
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Conway
  • Phone Number: +1 843-347-6984

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