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209 S Spring St, Livingston, TN 38570-1956
+1 931-823-7725
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Found the food pretty non exciting. Chips ok at best, Salsa ordinary. Explains why not very busy. Place in Celina is better

Thank dogdoc53
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We weren't sure of this but was recommended by a local. The restaurant is sort of hidden, large inside. The food was so fresh and great. The prices are wonderful. Don't expect a margarita because county is dry. They do fix some virgin drinks.

Thank RessieA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Delicious with fresh ingedients and cooked very well. Everyone wants to eat here when they are visiting.

Thank Carol B
Johnson City, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014

We eat here every visit to Livingston and have for years. The food is always consistently good and fresh. The owners are very pleasant. Many times we visit with a party of 10 or more, but it is no problem. There is usually a TV on in one corner of the huge eating area. Kids are welcome to sit and... More 

Thank DrAwkard
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

A block or two from the town square, down a side street, you'll find El Rey. It's a real family run Mexican restaurant, with good home Mexican cooking. No alcohol served, but the food is really good! Great value.... We love this place for lunch.

Thank Star*wolf
Seymour, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2012 via mobile

Great mexican food. Friendly people. Fun place to go after church for a great mexican dish. This place has been serving Overton county as the Best option for Mexican food for years.

Thank DTW117

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 S Spring St, Livingston, TN 38570-1956
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Livingston
  • Phone Number: +1 931-823-7725

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?