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El Molino

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809 S Cumberland St, Lebanon, TN 37087-4111
+1 615-449-9300
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Nashville, Tennessee
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43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined here with a friend and had a great experience. Great food, fast and pleasant service. It was comfortable and inviting. I will certainly return.

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Thank John M
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

My husband works in lebanon and i work in mt juliet. We live in baxter. I picked up food to go for us on my way home as he has bragged about this place. The food was great even after 45 minute drive home it was still hot. No reheating needed. Absolutely amazing service from the young girl at the... More 

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Thank Marcia J
Lebanon, Tennessee
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Don't get your money's worth , service is slow, food bland. Even when we have gone for lunch, don't waste your time. We live a couple of miles and have gone several times but no more

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Thank Kitty B
Lebanon, Tennessee
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

In the past, service was slow, at best. Food has always been good, and now that new management has taken over, you can really see a difference. We love this place now, usually eat here once a week!

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1 Thank Carrie O
Lebanon, Tennessee
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132 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

El Molino serves classic Mexican fare. Honestly, the same menu selection is in most of the other Mexican restaurants in town. That being said, the food and the service is good!

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1 Thank Mark C
Riverview, Florida
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016

This was the second Mexican restaurant we tried in Lebanon. While there is a lot of "typical" here, the menu is not. Many great choices and some intriguing combinations. I have a burrito that included eggs and hot dogs. It was very good, and I would eat it again. The service was well above average. No empty glasses or lack... More 

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1 Thank Elton K
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

This is some of the best, authentic Mexican food! Served by a lovely staff with quick attention to your needs. Reasonably priced.

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1 Thank Patch832
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

If you've been to one Mexican joint, you've been to most of them. El Molino has the same chips and salsa, the same burritos, fajitas and tacos as everyone else. But aside from a cool little patio to dine out on, the service is great. They greet you with a smile, after about 3-4 visits they remember you and ask... More 

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1 Thank UncleDawg01
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the few restaurants in Lebanon which offers Alfresco dining! The name El Molino means "The Meat Grinder" An odd choice of name once translates, but the food is very good, staff friendly and salsa is great with a little spiciness!

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Thank The-Hershmeister
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2015

I've been back several times since my last review and the food is still just as good as it was back then. I have a Mexican friend that I have even gotten to come here and he said the food was authentic. We came with a big group of friends and all left satisfied.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 S Cumberland St, Lebanon, TN 37087-4111
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Lebanon
  • Phone Number: +1 615-449-9300

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