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All 62 Payson Restaurants

El Rancho Restaurant

200 South Beeline Highway, Payson, AZ 85541
928-474-3111
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Ranked #23 of 62 Restaurants in Payson
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Huntington Beach, California, United States
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175 reviews 175 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Stopped in on the way to my sister and brother-in-law's cabin east of Payson. One of their favorite restaurants in town. We started with the Housemade salsa and Chips which were tasty. I enjoyed the Crispy Fried Beef Taco and Green Chili Housemade Enchilada. The sides of Refried Beans and Rice were not that flavorful however. Our server was friendly... More 

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Payson, Arizona
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We love taco Tuesday at el Rancho. Tacos for a dollar can't be bet. Also have cheese enchiladas with the choice of red or green. Since I am a fan of green sauce this $1.50 item is great for me. I love the chunky salsa. Always have excellent service whenever we go. My oldest, who lives in the Valley requests... More 

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Payson, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My go to eatery when in Payson. Great food, Quick and excellent service. Great Salsa. Good breakfasts on the weekend.

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Ogallala
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Santa Fe chicken burrito was great. Large portions with a tasty cream sauce. Patio was a peaceful way to enjoy the Arizona weather. Service from hostess to wailer was great.

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arizona
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14 reviews 14 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

There on Saturday evening with a fair crowd. Service was good, price was average the for industry as it seems. I noticed someone else mention the salsa and I was wondering if they would as it was the really only bad part, like they said watery, like soup with hastily cut up chunks thrown in. Although I would go again... More 

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Payson, Arizona, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

They have some of the best tacos and cheese enchiladas I've had. Also,love the Mexican Pizza. The. Hips and salsa are habit forming so be careful not to eat too many and spoil your meal.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Food was bland, selection was really poor unless you want to eat ground beef. I've had better food from lunch trucks.

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Ozarks
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Tuesday nite tacos, $1, and cheese enchiladas $1.50. Both were very good, cheese was superb. But so was the made-fresh-daily salsa. I wish this restaurant was at home. Everyone was friendly.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We were on our way back to Phoenix after spending the day on the lake and our friends suggested this restaurant so we gave it a try. I LOVED the food, it was to die for . I've eaten in lots of mexican joints , but this one was the best. I had the shrimp tacos and my hubby ordered... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The food was good. Service was ok. Ordered chimi and quesadilla so nothing fancy. Would give it another try next time we are in town.

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Additional Information about El Rancho Restaurant

Address: 200 South Beeline Highway, Payson, AZ 85541
Phone Number: 928-474-3111
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Payson
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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