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El Arriero

2948 28th St SE, Kentwood, MI 49512-1625
+1 616-977-2674
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“tortillas” (3 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2948 28th St SE, Kentwood, MI 49512-1625
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visited this place on the recommendation of my son and we were not disappointed. We were seated immediately and our waitperson was prompt and friendly. Our food came out hot and delicious. The best Mexican food I've had in quite a...More

Thank I7772YBmiked
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Met our friends here on Sunday around 4:30pm. First time going. My husband and I ordered the combo chicken, steak and shrimp fajitas for two. Oh man was that over the top delicious. We both got a huge plate with rice, lettuce, tomatoes, onions and...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Problem with crisp taco shell used for salad. The lettuce was old and wet, making the shell soggy and falling apart. The El Arriero was good and served with the typical rices and beans. The service was fine. The establishment though could use a good...More

Thank Engigeek
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Had the taco salad with chicken. Basically OK, the lettuce was soaking wet. Water drained through tortilla shell & was actually puddled under the tortilla. They need a salad spinner!! Chips were tasteless. The restaurant could use a good cleaning. The molding along booths was...More

Thank mimidiner
Reviewed May 7, 2018

For vegetarians, it's standard fare in most Mexican Restaurants. This one had a large selection of items in the menu for all. We visited around 9:30 pm on Cinco de Mayo. Place had a few but not crowded as we went there late for dinner....More

Thank rkramadh
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Everything here tastes amazing, the waitstaff treat you well, and it's impossible not to have an overall good meal when you come here. I always try something different and never walk away unhappy...plus the food is very reasonably priced!

Thank 722amandas
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Got the burrito lunch special and the 5 different enchiladas meal. Kid got cheese hamburger and fries. It was served quickly. Great for a fast bite. Clean bathroom.

Thank justadawn
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

We had a family lunch here on a Sunday and our service was excellent from the start. We had two babies with us and they quickly set us up at a table large enough for all of us. I had the chili rojo which was...More

Thank 789billd
Reviewed August 27, 2017

I like Mexican food and all types of Mexican food. I grew up in a small town with great Mexican restaurants because of the local latino population. So, I was surprised to find this nice Mexican restaurant in a strip mall in Grand Rapids. The...More

Thank ddbelize
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Our favorite place to go for Mexican food. We have tried many different things there and have never been disappointed. Even when they are busy you are pleasantly greeted and served chips and salsa when you drink order is taken. Good food arrives hot and...More

Thank Linda B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2948 28th St SE, Kentwood, MI 49512-1625
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Kentwood
  • Phone Number: +1 616-977-2674
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