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El Molino

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809 South Cumberland Street, Lebanon, TN 37087
+1 615-449-9300
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Johnson City, Tennessee
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293 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our way to Nashville, we wanted to stop and eat Mexican food. We checked our posible stops and came up with El Molino, located in Lebanon, TN. It was an amazing experience. I can tell you, it was the fastest most delicious mexcan food we've had. My son ordered the Sirloin, butterfly cut, great portion, well seasoned and topped... More 

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Thank yaser z
Nashville, Tennessee
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50 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Dined here with a friend and had a great experience. Great food, fast and pleasant service. It was comfortable and inviting. I will certainly return.

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Thank John M
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

My husband works in lebanon and i work in mt juliet. We live in baxter. I picked up food to go for us on my way home as he has bragged about this place. The food was great even after 45 minute drive home it was still hot. No reheating needed. Absolutely amazing service from the young girl at the... More 

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Thank Marcia J
Lebanon, Tennessee
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Don't get your money's worth , service is slow, food bland. Even when we have gone for lunch, don't waste your time. We live a couple of miles and have gone several times but no more

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Thank Kitty B
Lebanon, Tennessee
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

In the past, service was slow, at best. Food has always been good, and now that new management has taken over, you can really see a difference. We love this place now, usually eat here once a week!

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1 Thank Carrie O
Lebanon, Tennessee
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133 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

El Molino serves classic Mexican fare. Honestly, the same menu selection is in most of the other Mexican restaurants in town. That being said, the food and the service is good!

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1 Thank Mark C
Riverview, Florida
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

This was the second Mexican restaurant we tried in Lebanon. While there is a lot of "typical" here, the menu is not. Many great choices and some intriguing combinations. I have a burrito that included eggs and hot dogs. It was very good, and I would eat it again. The service was well above average. No empty glasses or lack... More 

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1 Thank Elton K
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This is some of the best, authentic Mexican food! Served by a lovely staff with quick attention to your needs. Reasonably priced.

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1 Thank Patch832
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78 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

If you've been to one Mexican joint, you've been to most of them. El Molino has the same chips and salsa, the same burritos, fajitas and tacos as everyone else. But aside from a cool little patio to dine out on, the service is great. They greet you with a smile, after about 3-4 visits they remember you and ask... More 

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1 Thank UncleDawg01
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

This is one of the few restaurants in Lebanon which offers Alfresco dining! The name El Molino means "The Meat Grinder" An odd choice of name once translates, but the food is very good, staff friendly and salsa is great with a little spiciness!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 South Cumberland Street, Lebanon, TN 37087
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Lebanon
  • Phone Number: +1 615-449-9300

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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?