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El Jimador

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1680 Rochester Rd, Farmington, NY 14425
(585) 398-0310
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Sunday
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food at a good price!

We eat here often. The food is always fresh and well prepared. The service is fast and very attentive. It's a GREAT PLACE to go with kids and families! Their carnitas are wonderful as are their chimichangas. There are always plenty of chips and salsa with free refills!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 19, 2015
amethystgirl29
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Canandaigua, New York
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Canandaigua, New York
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We eat here often. The food is always fresh and well prepared. The service is fast and very attentive. It's a GREAT PLACE to go with kids and families! Their carnitas are wonderful as are their chimichangas. There are always plenty of chips and salsa with free refills!!

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Rochester NY
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I love this Mexican restaurant. The have wonderful frozen margaritas and chips and salsa is offered as you are waiting for your entrees.

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Bloomfield
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

My Mexican friends and I eat here regularly and always enjoy a delicious lunch. Everything is fresh and tasty and can be made to order from mild to spicy hot. The staff is always welcoming and friendly, and the service is efficient - all the chips and salsa you want. Recently remodeled, the atmosphere is clean and colorful.

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Avon, NY
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

The food is great. I have had many different dishes and all are my favorite. You cannot ask for more friendly service. This is my go to restaurant.

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Dundas, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Came here for lunch. The portions were sized right. Very tasty! Our waitress was very friendly. Great experience overall - would definitely be back!

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Pittsford, New York
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We went to El Jimador restaurant based on reviews by other trip advisors. We walked in the restaurant about 7 pm on a Tuesday night and were surprised to see all the tables full. We waited about 15 minutes to be seated; but it was worth the wait. The waitress's were attentive and had chips & salsa on our table... More 

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Palmyra, New York, United States
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This restaurant is the closest thing to authentic Mexican food you'll find in New York. The service is friendly and quick. The portions are generous. If you leave hungry it's your own fault. Give them a chance you won't regret it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We live around the corner from Jimador and by most standards we eat at this place too much. Can't say enough about the experience. Do not go here expecting fancy service or food but you will consistently get an affordable meal that is worth more than you paid for it from staff that is friendlier than they need to be.... More 

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Rochester, New York
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54 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I eat there a couple times a year. It is always good, quick service, and reasonable prices. I just hope it stays in business; Mexican restaurants around here rarely stay around for more than a year.

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Farmington, New York, United States
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The service you will receive is awesome! They start you out with salsa and chips which are tasty...They have a great menu with a good amount of choices! I usually get a quesadilla with double beans! :)

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Additional Information about El Jimador

Address: 1680 Rochester Rd, Farmington, NY 14425
Phone Number: (585) 398-0310
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Farmington
Open Hours:
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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1680 Rochester Rd, Farmington, NY 14425
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Farmington
  • Phone Number: (585) 398-0310

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?