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La Rancherita

102 N Salem St, Apex, NC 27502-1428
+1 919-303-2448
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (14 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“al pastor” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
102 N Salem St, Apex, NC 27502-1428
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved visiting Rancherita's to celebrate winning an award at work. We had the chicken tinga tacos, which had just the right kick to them. The refried beans are the best! Service is great, Francisco always aims to please and has a friendly smile to...More

Thank itsshelley
Reviewed 6 days ago

We live near downtown Apex and visit here frequently. There have been improvements over the years. There is a lot of variety on the menu. The food is delicious and the service is quick! Chips and salsa brought to the table are so yummy and...More

Thank Margie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Menu has changed. Some popular items taken off and new items added. Prices have increased and portions are smaller. Service is good. Will look for another Mexican Restaurant to go. Many others in the area just as good.

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

A while back la rancherita did some remodeling and upgrading of their facility and menu. Before that it was your average Mexican Cuisine. Since the upgrade, the ingredients seem much fresher and it is a lot better than it was before. The wait staff is...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 19 March 2018

First time visit to this restaurant in Feb 2018. We were under a bit of time crunch but got seated quickly, ordered promptly and food was served relatively quickly. The regular chips and salsa were very good as were the entrees we ordered. By the...More

Thank rogerc1234
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We popped in during the middle of the week. Got a great special with fajitas for two. Delicious and had steak, chicken and shrimp. Service is good and quick. We've never had a bad meal there.

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Good food for reasonable prices. They also have drinks special frequently such as margarita and beer.

Thank Gerry F
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I probably would have rated this higher, had I been able to find more traditional menu items here, like more combination plates and such That I have become used to at a Mexican Restaurant. The food was good, the service a bit slow, but it...More

Thank Mimi5620
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Ate here with the family for dinner. Three entrees, two beers and a tea was about $50. The food was solid quality and good portions, service was very good. Good selection of Mexican and Tex-Mex choices. Overall a good place to eat, but don't expect...More

Thank notme2015
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Love their nachos - it's an appetizer, but it is a dinner for me! Also love their soup with chicken (is it still on the menu?)

Thank DeniseM_NC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 N Salem St, Apex, NC 27502-1428
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Apex
  • Phone Number: +1 919-303-2448
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