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Ricardo's Mexican Restaurant

#503 of 4,028 Restaurants in Las Vegas
Certificate of Excellence
Mexican
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4930 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89103 (W. Flamingo and Decatur)
CAT bus service is offered on each street at our corner. Cabs are plentiful.
(702) 227-9100
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Dining

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Visitor rating
  • 56
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Love it!

The atmosphere is refreshingly authentic and the food is delicious! After taking our order the server brought warmed tortilla chips with three different dips... Yum!!! The service is speedy and the foid authentic!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
Jamie F
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Las Vegas, Nevada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

The atmosphere is refreshingly authentic and the food is delicious! After taking our order the server brought warmed tortilla chips with three different dips... Yum!!! The service is speedy and the foid authentic!

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Calgary, Alberta
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15 reviews 15 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

Go for the Guacamole! It was wonderful and an ample supply. Ate there Twice it was so good. First time in the restaurant, very family friendly. Second time in the lounge. Both times the food was great. Had leftovers both times. Reasonable price. Helpful staff.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Food was average and overpriced. Server was good and friendly. Margaritas too much sweet & sour and inconsistent in taste.

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Perryton, Texas
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Came here before it got busy on a Friday night. Service was great. Loved the green sauce!!! It was an all right mexican restaurant. Would try again!

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San Antonio, Texas
Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I hadn't eaten here in probably 10-12 years, so I was excited when my friend suggested that we eat there. I'm pretty sure that the place hasn't changed one bit since my last visit. It looked and felt tired. The service and the food was mediocre and was probably a bit over-priced for what you get. Sad.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

nothing fancy, but good mexicamn food, nice atmospher, excellent drinks. They will sometimes have lobster tacos (ask if there is not a sign).

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Milwaukee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Dinner was excellent . The service was outstanding . The next time we come to Vegas will come back .

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Top Contributor
299 reviews 299 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Ricardo's was a top end Mexican restaurant. Gaily decorated but not garish. The menu had many choices of items I have not seen elsewhere. My Pollo de Ricardo's came with a corn dish that was delicious. A little pricey but enjoyable. They also offered smaller portions for seniors.

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Henderson, Nevada
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113 reviews 113 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Ever since we arrived in Las Vegas in 1986 we've been dining Mexican at Ricardo's. It's the Tacos! They are just the best and so tasty. The buffet is good and fun when you are hungry enough. Every time we've been for lunch or dinner we always see the owner Richard walking around the tables and greeting his guests. That's... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The quality of the meat used in the dishes and attention to its preparation sets this Mexican restaurant apart from the rest. The steak fajitas are savory and the pork enchiladas are over the top. And, those are simply my favorites - the rest of the menu is just as remarkable. From now on, this is my "must-do" Mexican restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4930 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89103
    (W. Flamingo and Decatur)
  • Public Transportation: CAT bus service is offered on each street at our corner. Cabs are plentiful.
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas
  • Phone Number: (702) 227-9100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?