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El Patio Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, Southwestern
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1410 Highway 60, Canyon, TX 79015-2306
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Fort Worth, Texas
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83 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in town and craving some Mexican food on a Sunday and found this restaurant to be open. I have no big complaints but nothing really stood out either. My husband and I love Chile Rellenos and tend to try one at most tex-mex places we visit, so we ordered them here. They had a strong, peculiar taste of... More 

Thank Miranda_Jarod
Canyon, Texas
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

I've had better mexican food from, well, almost everywhere. To top it off the waitress was rude and made extra efforts not at service but displaying that she was annoyed when we requested anything, water, chips, food... This was a great example of when I should have read a review first and followed the advice.

Thank Patrick W
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Two of us went there today, New Year's Day. Excellent food, excellent service. They serve both Mexican food and a few American type foods such as chicken fried steak. Highly recommend!

Thank MHreviews
Los Angeles, California
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 via mobile

Truth in advertising: I may be used to Cal Mex, which perhaps is spicier. At least I'm speculating that's why I found the dishes fine but a bit bland. The good: great and courteous service, tasty refried beans, eager-to-please staff. Otherwise: the corn tortillas didn't seem especially moist or fresh, in other words, homemade? Doubt it. The carne guisada was... More 

Thank Carroll G
Amarillo, Texas
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137 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

WEnt in to eat ordered Fajitas, got three tortillas, when the waitress came back to the table i ask may i have 1 more tortilla to finish my fajita meat. Sir they are $3.99 for 3 more is that what you want. I said i have never had to pay$1.33 for extra tortillas ever. I will just pass. SO i... More 

Thank tim w
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Authentic Mexican food, NOT Tex Mex. best in town. Well worth the stop. Their lunch specials will fill you up and the service is great

Thank scubatexTexas
Portland, Texas
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85 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to eat in canyon and stumbled upon this restaurant. We were not disappointed. They have a specials board. Two of us ordered the chili relleno special that came with the chili relleno, a taco and a queso chip. The chili relleno was awesome-crispy outside with gooey cheesy center. The taco was flavorful and not greasy... More 

Thank wigx2154
Amarillo, Texas
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

We come to El Patio every Friday night from Amarillo. I love it!!! The specials are always good. My favorite items are the chicken enchiladas and cheese enchiladas. I love the red enchilada sauce so much I always get an extra bowl of it! If you pay with cash you also get FREE fresh sopaipillas!! This restaurant can't be beat!!

2 Thank Beverly Z
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This dinner was the highlight of our trip. While it doesn't look like much from the outside, the staff is extraordinarily friendly, and the food was really excellent. Flavorful and well prepared. They were also willing to work with dietary requests from some of the people within our party. I would recommend this to anyone.

1 Thank ktcpiano
Amarillo, TX
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

El Patio is one of my favorite restaurants. I eat here at least once a week. While they have the classic Tex-Mex menu, they also have real Mexican food from different parts of Mexico. They have daily specials. One of my favorites is the stuffed avocado. Their pork chops are delicious, too. If they have the bread pudding when you... More 

3 Thank TexasRed79109

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 Highway 60, Canyon, TX 79015-2306
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Canyon
  • Phone Number: 806-655-4300

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