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El Korita

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808 N Berkeley Blvd Ste J, Goldsboro, NC 27534
(919) 778-2121
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Please go somewhere else

There are a lot of Mexican restaurants in the Wayne- Wilson-Johnston county area. This is by the far the worst one I have personally eaten at. Bottom line, it just isn't good. Please go somewhere else.

1 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2015
Woodrow1876
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Kenly, North Carolina
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Kenly, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

There are a lot of Mexican restaurants in the Wayne- Wilson-Johnston county area. This is by the far the worst one I have personally eaten at. Bottom line, it just isn't good. Please go somewhere else.

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Greensboro, NC
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106 reviews 106 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I had lunch in this place last week, partly because it had been recommended to me as having good food, and also because I was told they were fast enough to allow me to be back at work within the one hour lunch period. Wrong on both points! On the speed of the service, suffice it to say that I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Not only was the service indifferent at best, but my chicken mole took 40 minutes to arrive, and tasted like I had heated a packet of near-dog food from my MRE bag during a field ex. (Military people know what that means). This was THE worst Mexican meal I have EVER attempted to eat. After 2 bites, and an over-priced-under... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Keep in mind that it was not crowded during our visit there for this review: Took about ten minutes for us to get water and order food. Waitress said she forgot something and then came back a while after. We ordered our food and had been waiting a total of thirty minutes. Our waters ran out. A table nearby still... More 

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Fremont, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I've eaten at El Korita off and on for years with mixed results. The food is decent but not the best. The prices are somewhat low. The service almost always sucks. They had a really low sanitation grade a few years ago; they've brought it up significantly, but it's never been as high as I like. I eat there if... More 

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

It's the best Mexican restaurant in Goldsboro. Staff is always friendly, and the service is quick. Great lunch or dinner destination for Mexican food lovers!

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North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

Excellent Mexican food in a fun and lively atmosphere. The service was good and the portions were large. You definitely will be full and happy by the time you are finished.Many great things to choose from at El Korita.

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Goldsboro, North Carolina, United States
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42 reviews 42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

I love Mexican food, and this place has some very good food. The portions are unbelievable. You will never leave hungry. Service is good also.

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NC
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139 reviews 139 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012

SO we go here usually when we want Tex Mex. Yes i Know it says Mexican but it is 100% tex mex as are most all "Mexican" places in NC. Youw ant the real do try some of the taquerias in the county. As for El Korita, the food is good and consistent. They make a great fajita. As for... More 

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Eastern NC
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2012

Very near the Berkely exit off of 70 so getting in & out is nice & easy. Food was better than expected.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 808 N Berkeley Blvd Ste J, Goldsboro, NC 27534
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Goldsboro
  • Phone Number: (919) 778-2121

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?