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Ricardo's

2112 East Lake Road, Erie, PA
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Ranked #141 of 339 Restaurants in Erie
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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- Aug 24, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Never leave hungry. chicken, steaks and pasta all excellent. Chicken parmesan is like no other..all remodeled inside and is a very homey atmosphere

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This was my first visit to Ricardo's. One of my friends suggested it for her birthday celebration. It was really good! I enjoyed the food, the prompt service, and a large quantity of good eats. We were lucky enough to have had the owners' daughter and she was great to us. I recommend Ricardo's and I will definitely return.

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Erie, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The thing about this situation is that it was an innocent mistake in the tip. My wife and I were having dinner with another couple. My daughter and her friend were home. They wanted us to bring them something home. So we asked the waitress to bring us their food when we were done. The waitress is the owners daughter.... More

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Winter Springs, Florida
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128 reviews 128 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We were not impressed with our meals at Ricardo's. The inside is much nicer than before but the food was average at best. The fried zucchini given when we ordered was very good... May not go back

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Erie, PA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

If you want the best tasting filet mignon at the best price this is your restaurant, I also love their deep fried zucchini that is complimentary. Service is great. Love this local Erie restaurant

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92 reviews 92 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

We went here for lunch. it was a busy spot with a couple of large groups having Christmas parties. The wait staff was somewhat grumpy and seemed irritated there were so many people there! And they were very busy. Upon finishing our meal we were presented with the check and told to pay the cashier and off she went. We... More

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Returned to Ricardo's after many years and was not disappointed. The filet was delicious and they have the best fried zucchini. My daughter who is very picky loved the rigatoni that is served with every meal and ate her spaghetti and meatball (this happens rarely!). Good service too. We will definitely return soon.

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Sigel, Pennsylvania, United States
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6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

This restaurant was recommended to us a nice steak and pasta dining experience. What a mistake. The pasta was swimming in water, veal parm was raw in the center, the medium well steak was only shown a candle. Our waitress was very friendly but when our main entree arrived just shortly after our salad, my dining companion asked if she... More

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3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Most of the reviews I'm reading are favorable and this place was recommended to us based on the filet. I can't help but think those who love this place are just plain nuts! First of all, it is not a dining experience. The filet was horrible. It was marinated and the texture of hamburger. Nothing was hot and the fried... More

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Daytona Beach, FL
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97 reviews 97 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013 via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch and enjoyed it. The sausage sandwich was unique, flavorful, and more than enough food. The steak salad was also an excellent choice.

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