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Rancho Grande Mexican

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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18914 Fm 1488 Rd, Magnolia, TX 77355-5232
+1 281-356-1700
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driving up to the place, it had a Pancho vibe, but definitely not Pancho food. The food was excellent. I always know if the salsa is good, usually the rest of the food is good. And it was excellent. I was a little throw off by the term "dirty, but I tried the dirty fajitas which were smothered in queso... More 

Thank Kortney R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Generic menu. Decent food. Nice atmosphere with giant margaritas. It's a very convenient restaurant to Magnolia.

Thank shawnda58
Accra, Ghana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing new meal. Stuffed avocado - chicken in a avocado wrapped with cheese and deep fried. Great margaritas and traditional food

Thank DxVxD
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

The food was ok, but the service lacked a lot. When you're supposed to get free refills on the sodas you expect to get more than one. I think they forgot about us even being there Haven't been back and won't go back.

Thank Donna C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

If you like Tex-Mex then this place is pretty good; however if your like me and like more authentic Mexican food then you are gonna be disappointed.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Houston, Texas
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42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

This restaurant is just wonderful! This was our first time there and we finally found the best Mexican food in or near Magnolia! The shrimp ceviche was out of this world. Fresh ingredients and tasted wonderful. I am already craving that again. I had cheese enchiladas and a tamale all covered in green sauce (you have to ask for the... More 

Thank Solosailorgirl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Great restaurant and great friendly staff, we have tried most of the mexicans around the area and by far this exceeds our expectations. Great margaritas and drinks, fresh tortillas and steak cooked to perfection. recommended.

Thank bryanmantezoni
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

Service is always excellent whatever time we visit, which is usually at least once a week. Food is consistent and a bargain. The avocado salad is to die for. We gave friends from out of town just for this! Margaritas hit the spot, especially the sangria margarita.

Thank Susan B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

While working in Magnolia for 15 years, I've had the opportunity numerous times to have lunch at the Grande and have never had a negative experience.

Thank Mark S
Magnolia, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016

Really good food and the Rita's are the best the price is just right and it's easy to get to and the service is good and fast

Thank jeff m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18914 Fm 1488 Rd, Magnolia, TX 77355-5232
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Magnolia
  • Phone Number: +1 281-356-1700

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