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El Ranchito Mexican Restaurant

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11382 N Jacob Smart Blvd, One Mille Front he Exit 22 On The Left Side, Ridgeland, SC 29936-3415
+1 843-717-2420
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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New Lisbon, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This restaurant has a full bar. The food is bland and looks better than it tastes. If you like American Mexican food this is the place for you.

Thank auntym2u
Hernando, Florida, United States
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband had a California burrito and I had the Karen special. Both dishes were excellently prepared. They came hot and delicious. The chips were warm and crispy. The salsa was mild but tasty. Easy access from the 95 but it is on the left not the right like some directions said. We didn't drink any alcoholic beverages this time... More 

Thank Barbara Z
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good mexican food, and typical atmosphere. Good for a business lunch. Easy to find, right off I-95, on hwy 17.

Thank AbstractGarden
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

This burrito is huge, it had steak, chicken, shrimp (good size shrimp and not popcorn shrimp) mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, beans and rice all wrapped up in huge flower tortilla, topped with queso and red sauce. It is heaven on my lips. Every time I go, this is what I get. I just wish their guacamole was thicker in consistency I... More 

2 Thank Connie L
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

It was recommended to us by the staff at a local motel. It was a great value, was very tasty, and would highly recommend it.

Thank ecoday
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in while traveling through this horrid state. Food was excellent. Probably some of the best mexican food I have had in a very long time. However, the people that were working were awkward. We felt like we had just stepped into a hut where people living off the land were surprised to see other people. Good food though.

Thank Lindsey O
Pineland, South Carolina
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

This restaurant has the best Mexican food. The service is wonderful and the owners are very accommodating. You can even ask for a special dish that's not on the menu and they will prepare it.

Thank Vandy A
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Every time I'm going to this place get more disappointment on their service.....wait over 30 min for your order when the place was just a few tables busy.....waitress don't even bother to ask if we need anything. ....don't even offered a drink. ....stay away for this place.....I'm local. ...I will never come back....

Thank Cristian M
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Restaurant was clean, no blaring music, good prices and food was excellent. Best restaurant in Ridgeland,SC and surrounding area. Definitely will go back!!!!!!!

Thank tedlaw1
Ridgeland, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2016

My family and I love the food and service. They have a great selection of Mexican food. We highly recommend this place.

Thank Ancatavi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11382 N Jacob Smart Blvd, One Mille Front he Exit 22 On The Left Side, Ridgeland, SC 29936-3415
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Ridgeland
  • Phone Number: +1 843-717-2420

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?