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El Cerro Mexican Bar & Grill

1331 E Main St, Havelock, NC 28532-1805
+1 252-444-5777
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
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1331 E Main St, Havelock, NC 28532-1805
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal there and our chat with the friendly waiter and the nice atmosphere The glasses of wine are huge

Thank Frog-Aus
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Our first measuring point on a Mexican restaurant is its frozen Margaritas. In this case the Margaritas were the low point of the dinner. We got the large ones and then we discovered they had a strange fruity taste other than lime. We finished them...More

Thank Bill L
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Hostess and wait staff were very friendly and attentive. Dos Equis amber on tap is a major plus for us when dining at any MNexican restaurant. We both had enchiladas which were very satisfactory. We thought the prices were very reasonable.

Thank CatskillBob
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a Monday night, as a party of 11. Our server was the only one manning all the tables, so service was somewhat slow. Food was ok, not anything special.

Thank atallen2003
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Very good Mexican fare. We had the Carnitas and a Shrimp Chimichanga. Both were excellent. The chips and salsa were great!

Thank damondowneastnc
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

If your driving through havelock NC stop by this wonderful Mexican restaurant! I love the chicken quesadilla!

Thank theresa0515
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Do not go to any other Mexican restaurant in Havelock. The El Cerro by the movie theater offers authentic food AND friendly customer service. They treat you like family and the food is delicious! I always order the Especial quesadilla which comes with shrimp, beef...More

1  Thank Angela J
Reviewed 14 March 2017

One of my favorite places to eat as a "local." I have come to know the staff over years of patronizing the establishment. It is, however, the food service and value that keeps us going back!

3  Thank klsnclp
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

When the family feels like Mexican food we always stop by the El Cerro on either side of Havelock. They are our favorite. However I have never had any bad experiences at any of their locations which includes Morehead City and Emerald Isle.

1  Thank Bonnie H
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Had the enchiladas supreme and they were great. Also enjoyed the salsa and warm chips. Very filling.

Thank BiYearlyTraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1331 E Main St, Havelock, NC 28532-1805
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Havelock
  • Phone Number: +1 252-444-5777
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