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El Patron

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) #26 of 83 Restaurants in Howell $$ - $$$ Mexican,
2010 E Grand River Ave, Howell, MI 48843-2493
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
2010 E Grand River Ave, Howell, MI 48843-2493
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Reviewed May 13, 2017

My husband loves this place, so we go here often for him. The staff is friendly, and incredibly quick. The drinks are good, and the menu/food is pretty average for a Mexican Restaurant in Michigan. If they could add a dish with Mole sauce, I'd...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Although this COULD be a good little restaurant... sadly it isn't IMHO. We had to wait for service because the staff were engrossed in conversation with each other and couldn't take the time to take our beverage order. We felt like we were inconveniencing them...More

Thank 450suey
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Something for the whole family, even if it's chips and salsa! Good service, short to no wait times, like the outdoor seating option during fair weather.

Thank Cortney D
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Pretty good Mexican food. Some of the dishes are prepared perfectly and are delicious, but others are just "Meh" The service is very good, the decor is nice and the prices are fair.

Thank Are2
Reviewed December 30, 2016

We had friends who said they liked this restaurant and another couple that said they ate here and did not like it so we thought we would give it a shot and see since we are locals. When we first arrived it was pretty empty...More

Thank Christina B
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Quiet place. Food was good. Staff was quiet but had to wait for food and we were only 1s inside. Therefore the 4

Thank drtydva
Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

On a Friday evening in December, myself and two friends found this restaurant appealing from the street and decided to try it. Upon entering, we were greeted by a lobby full of snapshots of previous guests and an attractive decor. We were seated right away,...More

Thank Jeannie C
Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

The service is very good. The food is ok. The food needs to be a little more spices for my taste .............

Thank Steve B
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We love this place for a good sit down meal with our kids. Great prices and quick service. The food is average.

Thank RnMomma74
Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

El Patron has been opened in Howell, on Grand River for several years. TBH, my favorite kind of Mexican food is the kind I make at home, so we didn't bother to try it before now. My husband and I joined our friends and their...More

Thank Danielle S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 E Grand River Ave, Howell, MI 48843-2493
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Howell
  • Phone Number: 517-552-7448
  • E-mail
GREATEST MEXICAN RESTURANT in the Howell, MI AREA. My wife go there 3 or 4 times a month. Best Burrito's in town and the best Taco Fajita's Salad anywhere. 32oz Mug of Bud-Lite for $5.00.
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