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El Canelo Restaurant

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$$ - $$$Mexican,
167 E Main St, Frostburg, MD 21532-1336
+1 301-687-0750
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
167 E Main St, Frostburg, MD 21532-1336
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Reviewed July 3, 2015

This restaurant seems to be decidedly authentic in their Mexican cuisine... at least for as far north as Frostburg, MD is!

Thank tsatryan
Reviewed June 15, 2015

Portions were huge and our waitress was attentive. I would recommend you go here. We had dinner and were quite satisfied.

Thank msfigment
Reviewed June 3, 2015

I've been a fan of this restaurant since they started out on Rt 40. The quality just isn't there anymore. My food was really salty and I thought it was just me, but 2 others in my group complained about it as well. It just...More

Thank Linder24
Reviewed February 12, 2015

Sometimes one more Mexican restaurant is too many. El Canelo has proven to be the best in our area for many years. Freshest of all the ones in town. Great wait staff too.

Thank Becky S
Reviewed November 3, 2014

Anytime I am in the area I always stop into this establishment to get a great Mexican Food . . . I always get the Chicken Fajitas Dinner . . . It is very tasty and comes out sizzling hot in an iron skillet !...More

Thank retiredveteran56
Reviewed October 4, 2014

Good Mexican in Frostburgh. Had the fajitas and they were perfect. Salsa was just right amount of spicy!

Thank TravelerIllinois1978
Reviewed September 29, 2014

It is hard to eat a healthy dinner or lunch here, but I guess that is the norm for Mexican food. The definitions on the menu are necessary, because there is a bit of a language barrier. No surprise, the food it hot, and the...More

Thank Frostburger
Reviewed August 11, 2014

I had the burrito lunch special. My wife had the chicken fajitas. Both were good, The outdoor seating was basic to the point of being almost unappealing. The bathrooms were not well kept. Friendly service. Inexpensive- $24 for two adults including tip.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed August 1, 2014

We were visiting friends in the area who frequent El Canelo, and we went here as their guests. The decor and ambience are pure Mexico, and the menu is Mexican enough the make the definitions on the back cover very useful. Everyone at our table...More

Thank rkhawg
Reviewed July 7, 2014

The food at El Canelo is good - not the best I've ever had. It was also too hot inside. The A/C wasn't on so we were all sweating. Service was fair.

1  Thank Roxanne03
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 E Main St, Frostburg, MD 21532-1336
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frostburg
  • Phone Number: +1 301-687-0750
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