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Rancho Grande Mexican

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern
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18914 Fm 1488 Rd, Magnolia, TX 77355-5232
(281) 356-1700
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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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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17 reviews
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3 of 5 stars 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 stars 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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5 of 5 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars 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
Magnolia, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

We love the shrimp tacos & margaritas! However, everything we have eaten at Rancho Grande has been very good. They also have great service!

Thank taylorn175
Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

we got there a little before dinner hour, so we sat immediately, and were swamped with people making sure our tea, water, tostados, salsa were topped off. My date ordered a mexican entree with tea, and I ordered a hamburger, just water. The adding in tip for great service, I was out for less than $30, that's not cheap eats,... More 

Thank daanderson77
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

So the place has LOTS of parking which is why we chose it, the hosts were kinda snobby (ehh what evs tho), atmosphere was fun. The server was pretty good, the salsa was just ok, and the chickn fajitas were disappointingly bland. The prices were decent tho. All in all wont be a 1st choice to go back to when... More 

Thank Jacqueline T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
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: (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?