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El Ranchito

1 Lagrande Blvd, Lady Lake, FL 32159-2384
+1 352-750-3335
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“chips and salsa” (16 reviews)
“burrito” (8 reviews)
“tamales” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
1 Lagrande Blvd, Lady Lake, FL 32159-2384
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us went and each ordered a different dish. It was glorious burrito, enchiladas, nachos and chimmie. The margaritas were 2 for $5. Our server was attentive and our order arrived promptly. We truly enjoyed our “meals” and refreshments. Good food, good friends, and...More

Thank Pat K
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Service fair. Chicken in the tacos was very dry and tasteless. T-bone steak was tough and had no flavor. Fries were the only thing worthy of eating. We had to ask for silverware, naps, sauces. Will not return

Thank BooBear517
Reviewed June 27, 2018

The Villages has a number of good Mexican cuisine restaurants and this is one of the best. Its attention to good service and properly prepared food is very good. The selection of entrees is really extensive. The staff is courteous and efficient. The soft music...More

Thank Mick H
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

I think it might be. I would give it a 3+ if there was such a thing. The fajitas are pretty good If you order them w/o the BBQ sauce which is their standard preparation. Also the margaritas are good for premixed. The margaritas in...More

Thank Redwood70
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

We love your food! And here’s menu pics!! We couldn’t find the menu online.. so we thought we would share it for everyone else!

1  Thank obrienak513
Reviewed May 5, 2018

We have been customers of El Ranchito for over 15 years, always has great food and got to know the staff. Prices are good and service terrific. Our last visit( which will be out last) was aweful! We were seated without too much of a...More

Thank FloridaGirl32159
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

After living in Boynton Beach Florida for 4 years and not having a real Mexican Food restaurant, I was pleased to find El Ranchito. My wife had the spicy burrito, while I had the #8 which consists of one taco, one enchilada and one tostada,...More

Thank Pedro C
Reviewed March 17, 2018

I had read many reviews of this restaurant, but good and bad so we decided to try it. Walked in and there were 2 people by the front counter--neither of them said a word. Finally another woman came by and we told her 2 for...More

Thank Lucy B
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Been going here for over seven years. Nothing fancy and not what you will find in AZ or Southern CA but easily the closest I have found in The Villages. I had shrimp fajitas tonight which were tasty and decent value. Beef chimichanga and shrimp...More

Thank Stan B
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch, chips, salsa and cheese dip were good. I had a Chimichanga my husband a Burrito both were terrible, nothing but very dark meat chicken, nasty!

1  Thank Ginny0327
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February 17, 2017|
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Response from Robert S | Reviewed this property |
Not really....there are more than a few places tables could be put together for a party of 8 or so, not for a truly private party....there is a separate part of the main room you could use if they allow you but it is not... More
May 18, 2016|
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Response from gatorchuck41 | Reviewed this property |
No private rooms but lots of room, depending on party side, may section off area. Best bet to call them and see what they u
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lagrande Blvd, Lady Lake, FL 32159-2384
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Lady Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 352-750-3335
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