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El Picante

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$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
37 East US 22, Maineville, OH 45039
+1 513-583-1341
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good30%
  • Average36%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“rice” (3 reviews)
“large menu” (2 reviews)
“salsa” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
37 East US 22, Maineville, OH 45039
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is average, service is average, & I do not know what changed. We loved this place but has went down hill. Too many other Mexican restaurants to choose from. My favorite story did not happen this visit but I always order the spinach...More

Thank mrm1315
Reviewed November 6, 2017

I really like the food @ El Picante. Monday during happy hour is my favorite time to go. Margaritas are $2.00. Good food & good drink @ a good price = a good time. If you like Mexican food give El Picante a try.

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

The service is always fast and friendly. The food is always hot and the flavor is always good. And you can now earn free cryptocurrency just for dining there!

Thank H9751ANjefft
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

I always saw the signs for this place and about 2 years ago tried it. It has been my go to place ever since. The Carne asada there is awesome. They give you a small bowl of pico with it but be warned that half...More

Thank ddcrph
Reviewed April 28, 2017

We visit El Picante at least 1x a week sometimes more... We are always greeted and since we are regulars get or drinks and salsas delivered without ordering. It is a very clean restaurant most of the servers have been there for a long time....More

1  Thank jamib713
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Service needs some work here, but the food was good. Had Chori Pollo, $11.25, which is a grilled chicken breast with chorizo on top. It is served with rice, refried beans and three flour tortillas. Big portions here today. I was stuffed when I finished....More

Thank Mike Z
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

El Picante is in a sure front between other shops. When we visit, we are greeted kindly. The restaurant is clean. The bathrooms are nicely decorated and clean. The food is good. It is what you would expect. It is a large menu.

Thank bonitajo2
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We have been going to this local restaurant after a few years of going to one of their other locations. The service is great and the food is always hot. When we get a yen for Mexican this is our "go to".

Thank Deanna Z
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I'm not sure how people give this such a high rating - there is absolutely nothing special about this restaurant. It's the same everyday "Mexican" food that is offered around the country which is fine in a fix, but always leaves you wanting something more....More

Thank Porthos7
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I go every Monday with my sister and her boyfriend and we have a blast every time. The staff is amazing and they always remember our order!

Thank Brittany M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Kids, 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: 37 East US 22, Maineville, OH 45039
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Warren County  >  Maineville
  • Phone Number: +1 513-583-1341
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