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El Gran Sabor

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Latin, South American, Central American, Spanish, Venezuelan
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413 Kerens Ave, Elkins, WV 26241-3854
+1 304-636-8200
07:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Sun 07:00 - 20:00
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Wheeling, West Virginia
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I traveled to Elkins for our anniversary and stopped here for lunch. It was recommended to us and I'm so glad we stopped. You won't be disappointed! It was delicious!

Thank abasinger44
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I called a week ahead to reserve a table for 10. We were so eager to experience this restaurant as my sister-in-law is from Venezuela. When I arrived, I was greeted by a young woman who stated she had "lost" our reservation and didn't know if we could have a table. We waited for a table for nearly 30 minutes... More 

Thank Jim K
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Have been going to El Gran for 10 years. Food is great, atmosphere is awesome, love the music it is so entertaining. The owners are a "power duo", so talented and charismatic. If you are lucky you will hear Rob play some saxophone.

Thank Nick A
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Wife and I were in the area to celebrate our anniversary and stopped by El Gran Sabor. Food was absolutely amazing. One of the best meals I have had. This will definitely be a stopping place should we be in the area again.

Thank Brian P
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

e get there and wait forever for the server. After getting our drink order, we wait yet another 5-10 minutes for that. In all that time, they never brought us chips and salsa. After 25 minutes, my friend goes to find out where our food, spoons, sugar for creamer, and waiter is, he comes out to tell us they have... More 

1 Thank Jennifer J
Huntington, West Virginia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food was beyond amazing and especially alongside a WV-made craft beer. I was traveling through Elkins for work and tripadvisor recommended this place. It looked like they were going to have some live music, I wish I could have stayed all night. I am definately going back on my next trip.

Thank Local_Food_Eater257
Carmel, Indiana
Level Contributor
53 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had lunch at EGS. Large portions of very flavorful food. The atmosphere is nice, it's in a old house. Service was very good and attentive. We would return.

Thank RvMissAdventures
Elkins, West Virginia
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73 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

everything on menu is great!!!! best salsa around. small and cozy dining area with a bar in the back and outdoor seating. I have never had a bad experience here. music and bands on weekend. worth the visit. great chicken soup. located in center of town in a house. you wouldn't be disappointed. remember its small and don't be in... More 

2 Thank douglas t
Elkins, West Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

The food is fantastic! If you like spicy or not! Everything I've ever eaten there has been delicious! The atmosphere is friendly, & the service is great!

1 Thank Roz57
Fredericksburg, Texas
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254 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

While the atmosphere isn't much, the food is good. Located in a house on a residential street, with the owners kids running amok, the dining room is the preferred seating area. There is limited seating in a bar area, but it is located next to the kitchen. Service was friendly. Try the cachabas, A sweet corn pancake , grilled ,... More 

1 Thank Nancy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Latin, South American, Central American, Spanish, Venezuelan
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 Kerens Ave, Elkins, WV 26241-3854
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Elkins
  • Phone Number: +1 304-636-8200

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