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El Patron

301 Center St, Chardon, OH 44024-1143
+1 440-285-0702
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“tortillas” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
301 Center St, Chardon, OH 44024-1143
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

We enjoyed our meals and the service was very good. We found it close to the pharmacy that we had Ubered to and were glad we stopped in for a meal.

Thank catysonreviews
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Very good Mexican food. The chicken fajitas, chili rellenos and burrito grande are all a must when we go.

Thank adg65Chardon_Ohio
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I've been here more times than I can count and have always had awesome margaritas. The past 2 weeks with a newer bartender, the gold margarita was not so great. It didn't even taste like a margarita at all. We could hardly drink it. The...More

Thank Tammy M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We have been here seval times always good and plenty of food. Service has always been good to. thank you keep up the good work

Thank Utopia D
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

I have been here many times, lately it seems not as good as used to be. Service is good. Sometimes the wait is pretty long. Not sure if understaffed? Food is ok but not as good as used go be. Serving portions are generous though.

Thank paulettegrennan
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

My rule of thumb is if the chips are good the food is also good. As usual, it held true. I had the carne asada El Patron, very tasty! A huge plate of food! Steak, pepper, corn salsa, rice and tortillas.

Thank 611rickd
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Great food, and warm staff! Come here to practice some Spanish, or enjoy English from the manager or his wife. The margaritas were as good as the ones in Playa del Carmen.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere the food and the people are amazing! The drinks are absolutely delicious! You feel comfortable and welcome from the minute you walk in the door! Everyone in the restaurant would do whatever they can in their power to make your visit the best...More

Thank bridgedrn
Reviewed July 15, 2017

My girlfriend and I frequent this establishment. I have always had a good experience here, hence the return business. I enjoy the large golden margarita and the Burrito Grande. The evenings, especial Friday and Saturday, are busy as one would expect. If you are in...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Mexican restaurants like this are few and far between. Food is delicious, service is incredibly quick and staff is friendly and on the ball.

Thank Stephen C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 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 - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Center St, Chardon, OH 44024-1143
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Chardon
  • Phone Number: +1 440-285-0702
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