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El Alteno

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10390 Highway 78 E, Summerville, SC 29483-8701
+1 843-832-2433
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Summerville, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2017

Great food at a good price. Most "Mexican" restaurants are really Tex-Mex. El Alteno is not. It's Mexican and it's good Mexican. Don't be put off by the appearance.

Thank Desertboy7
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

This is the only authentic Mexican food I've found in Charleston. I come here a few times a month. I'm from AZ and I'm very picky about my tacos. These guys nail it every time. They are awesome! Super friendly, very affordable, and fast.

Thank Waylon D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

This place has the best mexican food in the lowcountry area. They specialize in tacos. Come and check it out. Nice people around as well.

Thank Jason C
South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 463 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2013

First off the lady running this place is awesome,friendly and knows her food. If your looking for chips n salsa and rice you will be disappointed because they do not offer them here. This place is all about the tacos and damn they are good. I ordered chicken and azada tacos and they were the best I have had to... More 

Thank CarolinaCoopers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10390 Highway 78 E, Summerville, SC 29483-8701
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Summerville
  • Phone Number: +1 843-832-2433

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