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El Ranchito

££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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983 N Highway 123 Byp, Seguin, TX 78155-3919
+1 830-303-7802
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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edna, tx
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Food was great and the service was awesome also! Will be back next time we visit seguin! Mexican food is our favorite.

Thank nicolefalt
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169 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Great Tex-Mex food with a Mexican flavor. Just 5 minutes off I-10 at the 123 bypass . exit. Go toward Seguin about a mile and take the u turn to get back to other side going back to I-10- Under live oak trees - nearby to (not so good) Chinese Dragon restaurant.

Thank Janis857
Lubbock, Texas
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114 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

The restaurant was clean and the atmosphere was nice. We thought we had found a great Mexican restaurant during our visit to Seguin. We were wrong. I don't know what they served with their chips, but it wasn't salsa. I think it was an attempt at pico de gallo. But, it wasn't that either. Whatever it was it wasn't good.... More 

Thank RJ1950
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Visited El Ranchito for diner tonight and the staff was great. The food was delicious and priced reasonably. After diner we had a couple drinks in the bar. Juan the bartender was one of the best we have ever had serve us.

Thank Nathan B
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I ordered Enchiladas with Tacos and was sorely disappointed. I have loved Mexican food since I was very young in the 1950's. I grew up in the Valley and came to love cumin, one of the quintessential spices in good Mexican food. This food was basically void of cumin or any other seasoning I have come to expect in authentic... More 

Thank Ronald W
Converse, Texas
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58 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

I enjoyed the big dining room with lots of natural light but unfortunately the food is quite bland. Just about tasteless.

Thank arlyn1
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

You can always count on good service and deliciously fresh food at El Ranchito. It has been a long time favorite of all the locals for many years. Highly recommend it.

Thank 826mickeyc
Saint Hedwig, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We frequent this restaurant often. Best enchiladas around! Love the puffy tacos, too! Service is exceptional!

Thank Gail L
Seguin, United States
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Great Nachos! Prepared as ordered and extras were furnished quickly. Pleased with the fresh foods and serving staff always attentive. One of my favorites to take my mom and aunt when we want their style of food.

Thank Gary H
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Chips were much better. Food was fresh and tasted great. Tremendous improvement since last visit. Keep up the good work.

Thank Knothead12

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 983 N Highway 123 Byp, Seguin, TX 78155-3919
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Seguin
  • Phone Number: +1 830-303-7802

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