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El Cerrito Mexican Restaurant

252 W Carleton Rd, Hillsdale, MI 49242-5034
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“chimichanga” (4 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
252 W Carleton Rd, Hillsdale, MI 49242-5034
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Great service. Food is above average and is well priced. Margaritas are good at the price. They expanded the restaurant and it has helped on wait times on Fridays.

Thank Narrows Campgro... N
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This is the best place in three counties for Mexican food. Service is usually fast and always friendly. The margaritas are excellent with lots of tequila. They expanded recently and have lots of seating as well as a bar. The food is authentic and tastes...More

Thank Marissa C
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Love their food!! Everything is good especially with a little Chorizo con queso on the side. Great family owners take pride in what and how they serve. Plan to go back many times over!

Thank 563tim
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great food! No butter for the tortillas and terrible internet connections while in the building. Servers were very nice!

Thank TerrieRace
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We dined at this restaurant based on the reviews. Either it was an off night or the reviews are absolutely wrong. The food was less than average, BUT the staff was very nice and it was reasonably priced. Honestly, I went for the food, so...More

Thank sbernius
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This place has been open for a long time now, at it just keeps getting better. I travel all over the US, particularly in the southwest. I have never had any better Mexican food in the United States than here in my hometown of Hillsdale...More

1  Thank Vern B
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This is a simnple storefront restaurant in a small strip mall. The decor is very simple. They have an extensive menu to look over while you sample the free chips and salsa. We were a party of 6 and we all had different items for...More

Thank CuriousMiTraveler
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We met with friends here and had the tacos de carne asada, The steak was very flavorful, and the serving size was good. The beans were a little bland, but the rice was excellent. Our friends had shrimp quesadillas and they lovede those. The service...More

Thank gadafone
Reviewed 13 April 2016

This was a nice little find in Hillsdale. Good Mexican food, and fast, friendly service. We tried the chicken fajitas and they were as good as we have had anywhere.

1  Thank HappyDonor
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The food is fresh, fast and fantastic. Free chips & salsa are incredible! Staff is usually very friendly, but sometimes hard to understand. One of our very favorite places to eat!

Thank Debbie R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 W Carleton Rd, Hillsdale, MI 49242-5034
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Hillsdale
This is a small mexican restaurant in Hillsdale, Michigan, but it has great food for great prices.
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