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El Rey Mexican Restaurant

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) #6 of 19 Restaurants in East Ellijay $$ - $$$ Mexican,
945 Maddox Dr, East Ellijay, GA 30540-8140
+1 706-276-1515
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“fajitas” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
945 Maddox Dr, East Ellijay, GA 30540-8140
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11 - 20 of 79 reviews

Reviewed October 24, 2016

One of the worst Mexican restaurants I've ever been to. Food was terrible, place was unkept (seats torn & ragged), overall not a good experience.

Thank dieseldoc
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

I've been here twice to have lunch. I ordered the chimi with rice and beans both times. Both times so disappointing! I am refried bean expert and I tell ya, the beans at El Reys are so dried out and tastless. The meat in my...More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

First- the lunch menu is barely existent. I am not sure why they even bother have one. Second-We had awful service today! I will never return! They got my fajitas order wrong, each step of the meal felt like a 10 min wait. For lunch...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

My husband, who is very hard to please loved his Chili Colorado, I had the chili rellanos which were ok

Thank Caren M
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Yeah .don't go. The place is dirty.the servers unprofessional and food nothing to brag about. There is El pablos that has beetle food but again the service is lacking. Had a problem with my credit card here..the waiter entered a different tip out Andy bank...More

Thank Megan Y
Reviewed August 21, 2016

Perfect service and very friendly the shrimp cocktail was off the chain they held my ovarian cancer survivor party for me it was awesome

Thank jeanieshaw38
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here before and I've liked it but this time I tried something different and didn't care for it. I tried the Guadalajara... I didn't care for it. Think I'll stick to the Chimi next time. The service was slow but the guy...More

Thank RetiredandRoaming53
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Said good not great !!! Food is bland chili relano and exactly. 3 pepper pieces ground beef and pork lacked seasoning !!! When I hear Mex rest I think spicy now I will think bland then to top it Bill was put on table while...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Food was really good!! I got something that I've never tried before (chile rellano) and it was literally the best thing I've ever eaten!! Restaurant was clean as well as the restroom (big plus!!). Only two bad things I can say was the service was...More

Thank Can_Ann00
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Yep at least 2 or 3 times a month and still enjoy it . Hoping for our own parking space . We have regular menu items that are our go to but when trying something different never disappointed.

Thank Leigh J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 945 Maddox Dr, East Ellijay, GA 30540-8140
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  East Ellijay
  • Phone Number: +1 706-276-1515
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