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El Rodeo

1540 S Main St Ste 100, Blacksburg, VA 24060-5575
+1 540-951-1005
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mexican rice” (2 reviews)
“quesadillas” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
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LOCATION
1540 S Main St Ste 100, Blacksburg, VA 24060-5575
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2017

We always test out the cheese dips and this one was okay, too many ingredients besides cheese. Typical Mexican restaurant that you would find in most cities. Would have been nice to have a tv somewhere to be able to view the college games, almost...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of eating here with some friends. The food was fantastic! When I return to Blacksburg, it will definitely be on my list of places to eat!

Thank Hiwatha H
Reviewed 6 July 2017

El Rodeo is new and clean. Food came in generous portions; taste was mostly good. Tamales were mostly masa, not enough meat. Good value all around. I would go back as I think this is one of the best Mexican food restaurants in Blacksburg area,...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

El Rodeo is a nice hangout place, with friendly and attentive service. We got the carnitas rojas (big chunks of slow cooked pork in a red sauce) and tilapia tacos, both of which were very good. The Mexican rice was flavorful, and the salsa with...More

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Asked for outside table. They said we couldn't even though there was an empty table. Then we were put at a table with a broken glass top. We changed o another table ourselves. We were served half of our food and then had to wait...More

Thank Kathy U
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I love Mexican food and I really enjoyed having lunch there! Food was delicious and portions were huge. The place is really cute, service was very nice and the price is good too.

Thank rcvcarneiro
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing special, nothing terrible. Enjoyed my Texas margarita and couple of simple burritos. Good joint for students and parents on a budget.

Thank Stuart D
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Known locally as "El-Rod's," my kids like to come here for the food, my friend for the food & jumbo margaritas. Always a good football match on the TVs.

Thank ahmni
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The servers really hustle in this restaurant. We visited on a busy Friday night. We were seated quickly and the food was quite good. This seemed like the place for students to hang out, lively, but not rowdy.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Went with family. Reasonable spot, absolutely nothing special. Tacos best, cheese enchiladas second. Service good, overall middle of road nothing special. Daily specials looked like best reason to try this spot.

Thank Joey H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 S Main St Ste 100, Blacksburg, VA 24060-5575
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-951-1005
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