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El Potro Mexican Restaurant

510 S Pokegama Ave, Grand Rapids, MN 55744-3820
+1 218-326-6275
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
“burrito” (7 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
510 S Pokegama Ave, Grand Rapids, MN 55744-3820
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Whenever we have stopped for dinner or lunch we have never been disappointed in the food they serve.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BigSkyLady4
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

I used to love coming here. Burritos still good. Salsa still awesome. The chips however have gone downhill. They were cold and tasted stale. Hoping it was just an off day. I would try it again but wasn’t impressed.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MnSunflower
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We decided to try this place because of it's location and reviews. It took just a bit to park at lunch as the restaurant was busy and the front lot was full. They do have a lot in back, but we just parked on the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mlbpafan
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Great and speedy lunch. Chips and salsa very good. Had the steak fajitas quesadillas and they weren’t what I was expecting, they were better. They were like a lazy mans fajitas. Lunch serving had lots of meat. If ever in the area, I’ll will come...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank susanhJ6582RR
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a meal here. Large menu to choose from. I had a Taco salad fajita with beef. Very good! Generous portions, I saw a lot of doggie bags go out. Very good Service too!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank James99946
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We visited this restaurant while vacationing in the area. The dining area isn't very big and it was a Sunday at noon so it was a little busy. We didn't end up waiting too long for a table. My father-in-law and I both ordered margaritas....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hyesagmn
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The chips and salsa are quite good. They are delivered to your table right away. My Margarita was different, but quite good. The Taco Salad was pretty good. We were hungry for Mexican food and we were satisfied.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lucky0420
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We took my aunt here for her birthday. The staff and food were great, and they brought a huge serving of fried ice cream for her, and my 93 year old mother, complimentary as they were sombreros and were serenaded with "Happy Birthday " very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hawkruh
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Three of us stopped in for lunch today. Hadn't had Mexican for a while. We had the lunch fajitas, chicken breast salad and the lunch menu ground beef burrito. Everything was fine, served hot and quickly. Service was good. The only downfall was the rice...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank wi_vike_fan
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Awesome service, food and pricing. Love it here! Authentic food with lots of choices on the menu. Everything I've eaten here has been so good.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank corinnerolstad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
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: 510 S Pokegama Ave, Grand Rapids, MN 55744-3820
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 218-326-6275
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