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El Patron Mexican Grill & Cantina

1030 Freeland Dr, Salisbury, NC 28144-5175
704-636-5300
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Ranked #2 of 137 Restaurants in Salisbury
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Salisbury, North Carolina
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46 reviews 46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I am always impressed by this restaurant. The waiters are friendly and the service is always great!! I love the Carolina Burrito w/ black beans and sauteed vegetables!! The chips and salsa is to die for!! And they also have more selections to chose from!! And for all that you get the meal the prices are great as well! Also... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

I can understand why this is one of the top rated restaurants in Salisbery. My partner and I came here for dinner on a weeknight. The staff was very friendly and made us feel right at home. The menu has many choices. Some new dishes and some classic Mexican treats. We went with the build it yourself burrito. The quality... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We have eaten here several times and the service has always been outstanding, the options endless and the food outstanding. Endless chips with two salsas and verry competitive prices. Why go anywhere else?

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Good, authentic Mexican food. Our family frequents this restaurant at least twice a month. They serve large portions and the food is very good. I love the Margaritas !!! The staff is very friendly. They keep the chips and salsa coming throughout the meal. We have had the carne asada, tacos locos, enchiladas suizas and several other items from the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Love El Patron. The owner and staff are always friendly. The service is great. Chips and salsa are the best in Salisbury. Quality food and great taste!

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

just had dinner with the family. this is a great place for quick and reasonably priced dishes. they give healthy proportions, so go hungry.

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Mount Ulla, North Carolina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

It's a Mexican restaurant with good food and yummy salsa. Not the best I've, but still really good! I'll go back if I'm in the area again.

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

If you're craving Mexican food, you must try El Patron. My husband and I absolutely love this restaurant. El Patron has a great menu selection and the food is consistently fresh and delicious. The staff are very friendly, attentive and seem to really appreciate their patrons. The food is reasonably priced and the atmosphere is always festive. Be sure to... More 

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Salisbury, North Carolina, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We have eaten there quite a few times, different holidays, celebrations etc ...the food is wonderful and the staff is so nice .....very moderate prices .....to us it is the nicest Mexican place we ever ate at outside of Mexico

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Good upscale mexican food. Nice menu selection, as well as drink selection. Attentive wait staff. We always enjoy our meal @ El Patron.

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Additional Information about El Patron Mexican Grill & Cantina

Address: 1030 Freeland Dr, Salisbury, NC 28144-5175
Phone Number: 704-636-5300
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Salisbury
Cuisine: Mexican

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