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Ernesto's Restaurant

20825 State Route 51 W, Genoa, OH 43430-9783
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Ranked #4 of 11 Restaurants in Genoa
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Mexican
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English first
Toledo, Ohio
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329 reviews 329 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

As a young child my parents would take me here, I'm starting to think that was child abuse. This place has either gone downhill big time or is stuck in a rut. But I can not suggest you go there to eat.

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Port Clinton, Ohio
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Not sure about all of the negativism in a couple of these reviews. Our experience was just fine. Attentive and hard working wait staff, pleasant surroundings, and the food was good. It's not fancy, nor claims to be. It does a great business (full parking lot when we were there) and if you are in the area it is worth... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The staff was friendly, the waiter was anxious to please but not smothering, the water was cold and tasted fresh. That's where the good stuff ends. While not critical, the restaurant is very old and dreary, but I have enjoyed exquisite meals in such buildings. The basket of corn chips was cold, thick and hard right out of budget store... More 

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Herndon, Virginia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Met many high school alumni the night prior to our 34th high school reunion. Ended up using about 3-4 tables and had plenty of great food and drinks. Staff was friendly and attentive and the prices are unbeatable. We were all laughing and being kind of loud, but no one seemed to mind and it appeared the other customers were... More 

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Walbridge, Ohio
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013 via mobile

The food is all made days before and just warmed up. The place had a sewer problem and the crabby greeter is the owner who is to cheap to fix the problem and so they place still smells horrible. I am a local and will never step foot inside the place.

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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Locals know about this place and like it a lot. Prices are reasonable, and the hot chips are great. Call first because the hours may be erratic.

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Woodville, Ohio
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Once you get past the moody hostess that seats you the rest of your experience is incrdible - food is so so good.

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Fremont, Ohio
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

We eat here almost 20yrs. ago and never wanted to go back, However we went back last night. The food was TERRIBLE!!! The chips... Stale. The Salsa...Way too hot and bitter. The Spanish rice.. just a big pile of mush.. re fried beans...GROSS. We will never go back. On a brighter note, the water was good, and the young man... More 

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Perrysburg, Ohio
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58 reviews 58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012

I've had margaritas from Canada to Mexico to all the Caribbean islands and none will kick your !@# like Ernesto's. For over twenty years, I have been trying to duplicate the recipe (since they do not share it) and still can't get it right. They are worth every penny. As for the food, nothing spectacular. Needs some spicing up for... More 

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Additional Information about Ernesto's Restaurant

Address: 20825 State Route 51 W, Genoa, OH 43430-9783
Phone Number: 419-855-9063
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Genoa
Open Hours:
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 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Mexican

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