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El Grand Rodeo

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200 Laurel St, Christiansburg, VA 24073-6567
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Roanoke, Virginia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been dining at this establishment since their opening at their original location in the Market place umpteen years ago. While they have moved and updated, the friendly people, the delicious food, and the fast service have always remained the same. Their chips, white sauce, and salsa are served as you sit down, and that white sauce is always so... More 

Thank AeQT4evr
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband's family goes here for everything! We were in last night for my mother-in-laws birthday. The food was fantastic as usual. Love the fresh made chips and salsa. The white ranchy like stuff is pretty much liquid crack. Always look forward to visiting here.

Thank JoleneVanZant
Roanoke, Virginia
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403 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Went on a Saturday for lunch. Waiter was very friendly. The food was good, but not great. I had chicken, but very little chicken was on my plate. Mostly veggies and rice. Will return as this is one of the best Mexican restaurants in the area.

Thank klay36
Christiansburg, United States
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I've been dining at the El Grand Rodeo for over 10 years. Initially located in a strip mall, the restaurant later moved to a building vacated by the Shakers franchise. Although a bit noisy due to the high ceilings, the dining area is open and very comfortable for the dining experience. Families and large group come to EGR to socialize,... More 

Thank Russell H
Salem, Virginia
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Me and My Fiance and his family ate here yesterday afternoon, we've ate here before and have never had complaints in the past. Everything would have been okay this trip as well, except for the attitude of our waiter when he wrote down the wrong thing for my fiance's meal. My Fiance ordered the chimichangas, which is what he always... More 

Thank NoseOverTail
Salem, Virginia
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

This place is always good, fast, and reliable. The food is not amazing but it is tasty and well prepared. Margaritas have tended to be on the weak side but still good.

Thank Yumtastical
Washington DC area
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70 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

On our overnight stop, we choose this restaurant for dinner based on trip advisor reviews and proximity to our hotel. The atmosphere and decor was nice, food was good and servers were attentive. Nice way to spend an evening on the road.

Thank mustlovetravel
New York City, New York
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114 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

We went here with my family around 1:30. The restaurant was busy but we were seated quickly. The menu was decent. Many traditional Mexican items. The portions were huge. Definitely enough food! The food itself was ok. I can't say that I would return. The chile rellenos were flavorless and tamale just mediocre. My husband didnt enjoy what he chose.

Thank NP_Terminator
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

Fast seating, good food, good service, nice atmosphere. The waiters are so fast and pleasant. Always enjoy eating there.

Thank TornadoAl
Roanoke, Virginia
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403 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Seated promptly. Waiter friendly. Food prepared fast and was delicious. Highly recommended for Mexican food in this area. One of the best.

Thank klay36

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Laurel St, Christiansburg, VA 24073-6567
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Christiansburg
  • Phone Number: 540-394-4005

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