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“Fabulous”
Review of El Patio

El Patio
Ranked #2 of 6 Restaurants in Presidio
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

May 4th we did a long, near all day trip through Big Bend National Park... Took 170 from Study Butte to Presidio and had to find a place to eat... Thus our first visit to El Patio. The first clue to our waiting culinary adventure was the salsa... The bite was perfect... Warm enough to know it was real... But not so hot as to mask the blend of flavors!
The chili rellenos was superb... The cheese oozed its goodness with each slice (cut with the edge of the fork)
The enchilada was covered in a red sauce that was to die for and blended so well with the beans and rice that completed the plate.
If you are in the area... Stop in, enjoy the honest border cuisine. You will be glad you did!

Thank Mmyers1
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Reviewed 20 April 2014

After traveling Big Bend National Park and traveling along the Rio Grande for over fifty mile this was a wonderful stop for dinner. The food was very good as was the service with friendly customer service and a rest before heading north.

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Thank Lonnie1743
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Reviewed 24 March 2014

Service is pretty good here. Menu has a fairly wide choice but the salad bar was wilted and tired looking. Food was ok, not great but adequate. Got the feeling that they're not big on the hospitality business but may prefer local business to tourists.

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Thank msburddawg
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Reviewed 28 February 2014

Had lunch here and felt the service was excellent, the restaurant was quite clean, but the food was a bit plain and bland for someone used to "Americanized" Mexican food. This is genuine Mexican food, so it may not be as spicy and varied as you are accustomed to eating. There aren't a lot of places to eat in Presidio and if you stop here, you will be happy enough. Just don't go in with great expectations and you won't leave disappointed.

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Thank Frog4aday
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Reviewed 23 February 2014

Today we stopped there for lunch, 5 of us. I had the flautas, there were over done, crispy, with dried out chicken, I have eaten there several times over the past few years. Its always a hit or a miss, food is either wonderful or passable, today will be my last visit....

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