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El Cerro Grande

3021 S Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7627
+1 843-651-6705
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“burrito” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (11 reviews)
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3021 S Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7627
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

a very good Mexican food restaurant, with very good food. There was a little wait because it is very popular in this area.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We had the El Cerro Chicken, aka Popyee's, it was GREAT. It's 2 grilled chickens with Spinach plus we added grilled mushrooms & onions. It's extra cost but worth it to us. Plus we had the mini chimi's as an appetizer, it was good. The...More

Thank dlstitch4
Reviewed 19 July 2017

My friends and I go here frequently for dinner. Great service, excellent food. Chicken Fajita Nachos are the best!

Thank DiSurfside
Reviewed 10 July 2017

El Cerro Grande was a nice authentic Mexican food establishment with quick service and easy to access right off Hwy 17. You can always tell authentic Mexican by the rice and beans, and they were excellent!

Thank Douglas A
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Try this out after reading reviews. Was good service and food was very good. Chip and salsa was very good. The waiter was very nice and check back to see if everything was good. Would go again.

Thank AC8750
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We arrived late and needed to get into a place without at 2 hour wait. Good nachos. Decent atmosphere, but nothing to write home about.

Thank annU9647FG
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I go here about once a week and love that we know what to expect for quality and service. All the servers are so welcoming, accommodating and efficient...true hospitality! The moment you walk in, fresh/warm chips and a great homemade salsa are...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

In Washington State you can find Mexican places from Taco Bell to Taco Time to restaurants like Aztecka or El Torros all over - not so much in SC. We had these items from the lunch menu. I had the Chicken Chimichunga and my wife...More

Thank Wayne R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Very good Mexican, which I love. The atmosphere is pleasant, service very good and prices very reasonable. Obviously a popular place for locals & tourists.

Thank Jan1944
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We visit the restaurant during the winter months (off season) and many times get a "take out". The food is very delicious, plentiful and reasonably priced. Love the salsa! Service is excellent and very friendly.

Thank esaltzman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
11:00 - 20:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3021 S Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7627
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-6705
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