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El Vaquero Mexican Restaurant

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1780 Hilliard Rome Rd, Hilliard, OH 43026-9067
614-876-5157
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Ceviche Says It All!

Their's is the best ceviche I've ever had anywhere, including back home in Los Angeles. The portion sizes are excellent and the drinks can't be beat. Impressed!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2014
Robert F B
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Wiehle, VA
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Troy, Michigan
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175 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Everything is very very good here from the service to the chips/ salsa to the food. Prompt sitting, as well a rapid delivery of my dinner. I had the fajita supreme with beef, chicken and shrimp. Meat and seafood and vegetables done perfectly with wonderful seasonings. Chefs do a great job here. Prices are. On par with other Mexican fare... More 

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Hilliard, Ohio
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We were here for my sisters bday, the service was great we did not wait for anything even though there was a lot of us , including kids. the patio is great was covered enough not to be out in the sun but still enough to feel like you were outside . the food was great the MARGARITA ARE TO... More 

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Many years ago, this was my favorite Mexican restaurant. I don't know if they expanded more than they could manage, or if they have new management, but the last time we went, the food was horrible, nothing came out right and the service was horrible! It's been several years since we have been to this location. (I had to select... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This is seriously the best Mexican restaurant in Hilliard. I'm always impressed by their service and the food. I always get 152 (chimichanga suprema) with chicken and no lettuce. If you order it with no lettuce the they give you your guacamole in a little hard shell. It's yummy. They also make the best queso and pina coladas...seriously the best... More 

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Wiehle, VA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Their's is the best ceviche I've ever had anywhere, including back home in Los Angeles. The portion sizes are excellent and the drinks can't be beat. Impressed!

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Hilliard, Ohio
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

The food was just ok. Service was slow. Hard to understand the staff. More English speaking personel, please.

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North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

The good here is good...the salsa is pretty bland, but some people like it that way. The service was a bit slow, due, I think, to several large parties in three restaurant at the same time. Our table of three got lost in the crowd. It was a bit noisy too, but not do much that we could not have... More 

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Findlay, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

The place was excellent. Food was very good. Cost was great. Service excelled, i belive Heather was the name of the server and she did a super job. Very polite and friendly to talk to.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

We love authentic Mexican restaurants. This was definitely one of the best we have been to. The white cheese dip is the best ever.

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belmont, nc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

enjoyed it very much. a bit noisy for my taste but probably comes w/the territory of the bar/restaurant. food & service were good for the $$, and we had more than enough for a take-home box & another meal.

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Additional Information about El Vaquero Mexican Restaurant

Address: 1780 Hilliard Rome Rd, Hilliard, OH 43026-9067
Phone Number: 614-876-5157
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Hilliard
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1780 Hilliard Rome Rd, Hilliard, OH 43026-9067
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Hilliard
  • Phone Number: 614-876-5157

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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