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“Fantastic Mexican fare”
Review of El Rodeo

El Rodeo
Ranked #11 of 72 Restaurants in Clive
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed September 14, 2011

We stayed at the nearby Country Inn & Suites and walked over not knowing what to expect. We are not of this area and had not heard of this restaurant. We always judge Mexican restaurants by comparing to our favorite Mexican restaurant of all time.....El Toro in Lincoln, Nebraska. However, El Rodeo proved to be fantastic! What a hidden gem in Des Moines. Service was great and overall the food was marvelous. The margaritas were so-so....could be better...a little light on the tequila. The refries were surprisingly the best. We will be back!

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Thank zofoman
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Reviewed August 28, 2011

Went to El Rodeo because we had an electronic coupon for a carry out order. Manager refused to accept my coupon because he couldn't staple it to the receipt. When I told him this is why we decided to order from El Rodeo as opposed to another Mexican restaurant down the street he offer no apology. So I told him that we would not be reutrning and he made a very rude comment. I might have reconsidered if the food was decent when we got home but it was cold and poor quality. Will not be returning!

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Thank Skyegirl40
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Reviewed June 4, 2010

Wasn't very good. It was convenient to our hotel which made it a quick choice but I didn't enjoy the food. The taco's were very blah. No seasoning. The place was crowded though so others must enjoy it.

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Thank KUGRAD
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