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El Mariachi

$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
Ritchie Center, 765 Rockville Pike, Ste. C Edmonston Dr., Rockville, MD 20852
+1 301-738-7177
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (16 reviews)
“shrimp” (13 reviews)
“duck” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Ritchie Center, 765 Rockville Pike, Ste. C Edmonston Dr., Rockville, MD 20852
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

Excellent Tex-Mex and South American food: Camarones, Mariscos, Chimichanga, Ceviche, Tamales, Platanos, Quesadilla. And great Margaritas. Small area for seating

Thank Nostromo42
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Family outing. Some of us had been here before. For us, our first visit. And my spouse isn’t wild about Tex-Mex. But what a pleasant surprise. An extensive menu with dinners running between $15. and $25. The scallops, shrimp and lobster dinners are recommended. Two...More

Thank Mrfiz
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Dinner here with family. We all enjoyed our meals and the friendly service. Only downside was the cramped quarters.

Thank 484kathleene
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

After looking for a restaurant in the area, this place was the only one opened until 10pm ... we were very upset because we didn’t wanna try a new place... but honestly, we do not regret. From the drinks to the “tres leches” every single...More

Thank Janeth F
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We've been coming here for years and had always had good experiences with food and service. Today, the food was still very good, but the service was horrible. Nothing was said to us until we overheard the co-owner tell another table that the kitchen was...More

Thank RonFG
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Tucked away in the Richie shopping center on the Pike, El Mariachi is a quiet, comfortable, white tablecloth restaurant serving a wide assortment of Latino foods. The three of us enjoyed the beef lomo and surprisingly, the beef tongue. We all raved about our choices,...More

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

My husband were looking for a nice restaurant for a satisfying meal. It had been a somewhat rough day, and we just wanted to relax. El Mariachi was exactly what we wanted and needed. Excellent food and attentive service. We've been here many times before...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We recently rediscovered El Mariachi (after many years) when friends brought us here for dinner. The place is nicely decorated and lively. The service staff is attentive and helpful. My wife is lactose intolerant so we always ask what options we have. They suggested a...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Our family was looking for good Mexican and hadn't been to El Mariachi for awhile. While it is a little pricey for Mexican it's always excellent. There chips and salsa is addicting. We had Quesadella's, Beef and Shrimp Fajitas, which come on a sizzling hot...More

Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Since this restaurant opened in about 1991, we have been visiting it on a regular basis. The food is always consistently good, the prices are always consistently reasonable, and the portions are always consistently large. We love the breadth of vegetarian dishes, the tamales, the...More

Thank delraygirl
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12 May 2018|
Response from RonFG | Reviewed this property |
$15-22, or so. Many coupons available. Good place. Recommend.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ritchie Center, 765 Rockville Pike, Ste. C Edmonston Dr., Rockville, MD 20852
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Rockville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-738-7177
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