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El Rodeo Mexican Restaurant

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$$ - $$$Mexican,
3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
+1 919-402-9190
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after the Duke basketball game and both had the Vegetarian #1 , pictured, and a small Modelo: $27.50 (including tax but not tip). Just right!

Thank ThreeRosettes70
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

I met a friend here for lunch to avoid eating too much at the buffets she usually chooses. She had a healthy grilled Chicken salad. I had not so healthy, but delicious lunch time mixed fajita plate. I just had to have my guacamole which...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed October 6, 2017

I went for lunch. I was not greeted when I arrived. I just got a bunch of stares like what do you want which was strange. So after they decided who was going to escort me to my seat, they debated on who was going...More

Thank whiteg74
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

I think that the best thing about this place is their Mexico City style tacos. I love the tacos chupacabras, which is chorizo, steak and chicken. The spicy salsa that comes with it is very good. Their refried beans are a little thin for my...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Was part of a large group. We were seated quickly. Service was a bit slow. When the food arrived, the waiter had no idea who ordered what, even though he took our orders. Food was rather ordinary. Ordered the fajitas Tijuana. The meat was to...More

Thank DenS2803
Reviewed March 9, 2017

The portion sizes here are smaller than other mexican restaurants. The prices should be cheaper for the amount of food you get. It's over $11 for the fajita burrito and if you order steamed veggies, you may get 1/2 cup. maybe... If you order to...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed December 7, 2016

We really enjoy the tex-mex here, great food. Salsa and chips warm up is generous. Service was friendly and the prices for the large portions was more than fair. Reall just Excellent, a nice traditional Mexican restaurant which serves a good range of dishes. and...More

Thank kurt v
Reviewed October 24, 2016

We enjoy El Rodeo's Tex-Mex style of food, and we always find a slightly different combination to try. Recently I had the #1 Vegetarian: One bean burrito, one cheese enchilada and one tostada with beans and cheese. My partner had the #4 One chalupa, one...More

Thank ThreeRosettes70
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Not Mexican.have tried several dishes there, all bad. The "quesadilla" is bad. Picture two flour tortillas, a little graded mozzarella cheese thrown in, and chicken pieces that were boiled thrown in then heated up. Beans taste like they came from a can. Guacamole ok but...More

1  Thank Kathy J
Reviewed June 18, 2016

We each enjoyed the salsa and chips as we were waiting for our entrees. The meals were good service was okay. Fair price for entrees.

Thank Ronald C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3404 Westgate Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2535
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-402-9190
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