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El Camino Real

) #1,241 of 3,609 Restaurants in Philadelphia ££ - £££ Mexican, ,
1040 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123-1556
+1 215-925-1110
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (6 reviews)
“brat” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Bar, Southwestern, Barbecue, Pub
££ - £££
1040 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123-1556
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I were in the area and stopped by here. Although it was totally an inconvenience for our server. Just rude did not care. She didn't even ask us if we wanted the check she just gave it to us did not say...More

Thank Gidget H
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Sitting outside here is a must. Good beer and the margaritas are pretty good. You come here for the Chronic: Pulled pork, mac & cheese, jalapeño bread crumbs, bacon bits, sweet bbq sauce. Yes, this is a heart attack on a plate, but there's no...More

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We were won over before the main course even hit the table - the chips, salsa and guacamole were fresh and delicious. We were feeling brave so we tried a pitcher of the Jalapeno margarita...WOW! Quite a bite but in a tasty, will make you...More

Thank 459dawnl
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Noisy and hectic. The food was cold. The endless chips are per person. The only reason it got a 2 was because the drinks were on the cheaper side.

Thank Pearl G
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I had a chance to hang out at El Camino. The food is very good. The crowd was nice. Russ, our bartender was awesome. Drinks were good and reasonable. I will visit again in the near future.

Thank Shantamr36
Reviewed 23 August 2016

PROS: really good food good selection of drinks margarita by the pitcher fun atmosphere friendly accommodating service CONS: loud inside NoLibs is very laid back, so don´t expect fast service anywhere. Do not go here if you want a fast meal. If you want a...More

Thank Alexis G
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to El Camino Real a handful of times now. Consistently awesome!! Last night I had the chicken tacos and the jalapeño margaritas. I left there on fire! The tacos had the perfect amount of kick and the margarita had a lot of...More

Thank Brooke B
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I was here before and thought it would be great to come here on a Sunday afternoon. I brought a party of five. The decor is great and on this hot day we dined inside. We started out with Chips and Guac. I was surprised...More

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I was sick of reading reviews of this place of how they didn't cater to the patron's every whim so I decided to write a review on this restaurant trying to be as unbiased as possible, which may be difficult as I truly do love...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

You can sit outside, inside is cool too. Food is good, "country wide special" of tecate and tequila. They do BBQ food too. Try the jalepeno marg if you like spicy !

Thank Rose M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Mexican, Bar, Southwestern, Barbecue, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1040 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123-1556
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-1110
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