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El Rancho Authentic Mexican Restaurant

1241 W Main St, Gaylord, MI 49735-7407
989-732-0307
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Ranked #16 of 56 restaurants in Gaylord
Cuisines: Mexican
Description: opened a few months ago
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Description: opened a few months ago
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English first
Grayling, Michigan
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81 reviews 81 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Stopping for lunch and very pleasantly surprised very nicely decorated that service hot and good I had a recommend this place. It's a hidden gem in Gaylord

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Louisiana
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89 reviews 89 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stopped at this restaurant to eat dinner. The service was average. The fajita's were good. The quesadillas were not. The beef meat was too tough to chew and the liquid type cheese did not taste good to me. I ended up eating one of the children's enchilada's. It was good. The beans and rice were fine. I would not... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My 19 year old had the burrito loco and it filled him up. Beef and chicken and a lot more. Veg fajita was very good as well. Fair prices and tasty food

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Lansing, Michigan
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113 reviews 113 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My reviews are for several visits to each restaurant to be fair . We have stopped here over 8 times and it is a very cute place , very colorful. The owners and staff are Authentic and it is a little hard to understand them. A little challenge sometimes to communicate . They are prompt and try to be friendly... More

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Gaylord, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We love this restaurant. It is an authentic Mexican restaurant, not like a Tex-Mex place. The portions are usually large, the prices are fair for what you get, and the service is always good. I can honestly say that I've never had a bad meal here. In my opinion, one of the best two restaurants in Gaylord!

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Atlanta, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We eat here often. I especially like the pollo ala diablo. Chicken with very hot and spicy sauce. Not for the meek. They do have other less spicy dishes, but this is my favorite. Makes you break out in a sweat. Great service, cold beer, fair prices. With a very clorful decor. It is a family owned business.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We Eat here quiet often!!! Amazing food.... Great hard working staff... Fast service... food has ALWAYS been excellent!!! We Love it so much!!! :-))

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Columbus, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

it was good. I had the quesadillas. the margaritas were good. If you are good and hungry, this is the place to go.

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MEDINA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

It was a festive inside- decorative only. We had to hunt down waiter a couple of times as workers were socializing in back. Food wasn't that good it was lukewarm at best and steak pieces in my burrito had a lot of fatty chew pieces. Taco Bell was right down the road wish we ate there for a fifth of... More

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Auburn, Michigan, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Our group of 10 went there August 2nd 2013. The food was horrible and the service was poor. I ordered nachos supreme and for the first time ever it was served with no cheese and the beef had no taste. The atmosphere was nice but the quality of the food and service made the experience horrible. Money down the drain... More

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