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El Tio Tex-Mex Grill

7527 Linton Hall Rd, Gainesville, VA 20155
703-753-0826‎
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Ranked #3 of 68 Restaurants in Gainesville
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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Manassas va
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182 reviews 182 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

been here a few times. everytime the service was very good. Staff is very friendly and courteaous. Food everytime was very good. The prices are pretty reasonable.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The wife and I ate dinner here today. We stopped in around 1630 and only one other table, so we where seated right away. After a review of the menu we ordered chicken nachos to start and both ordered the combo 1 (beef enchilada, chili relano, chicken tamale). All the food was great and when asked if we wanted hot... More

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Bristow, Virginia, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

If you enjoy authentic Mexican food and love spending your money in an atmosphere almost like eating in your own dining room, El Tio is the place to eat. Staff is extremely friendly and courteous, food is always delicious and the price is reasonable for all the benefits described. Try it and you will never stop going back!

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Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Having dined here a number of times, the food and service has always been top notch! Everything you could want in a tex mex restaurant. And the tortilla chips are ethereal!

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Bristow, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My family went in on the spur of the moment. Everyone loved their dinners, Queso Dip is YUM... One of our favorites.

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85 reviews 85 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My husband and I went the other night for the first time and thought it was good. Service was swift and polite, we were there in the middle of the week so I am unsure how it is on a Friday/Saturday night. I loved that they had chorizo as a meat option with all of their dishes, it was a... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

If you are in Gainesville Va don't miss out on this Mexican food. It's absolutely delicious and I don't say this lightly. I've tried many Mexican restaurants and never came back. This restaurant when it first opened a few years ago, I was thinking " ugh , another Mexican restaurant"! My husband said that we should try it. I kept... More

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Winchester, Virginia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The Washington metropolitan area has 2 great Mexican restaurants, Guapo's in Fair Lakes and El Tio in Gainesville. You can order most anything and it is very good. I like a spinach enchilada and they are hard to find, even harder made with good fresh spinach, and they have them. They are also very clean. Try them!

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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We visited this place about a year ago and really enjoyed it so this year we decided to try it again --we were once again impressed by the quality of service and food. We have family in the area and this is always the place we want to go. My favorite thing is the homemade salsa that comes with the... More

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Gainesville, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is a great Mexican restaurant. Chips and salsa are great. Had a strawberry margarita and they didn't skimp on the alcohol. What I like most about this restaurant is the service! Your glass doesn't go empty, and anything that you ask for is quickly brought to the table. Food is very good and the atmosphere is loud and friendly.

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Additional Information about El Tio Tex-Mex Grill

Address: 7527 Linton Hall Rd, Gainesville, VA 20155
Phone Number: 703-753-0826‎
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Gainesville
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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