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Patron Mexican Restaurant

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7610 Left Flank Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116
+1 804-559-6745
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Washington DC
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83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I have gone to this restaurant. The food is great and so is the service. I love their homemade quac. This restaurant is good for large or small groups and is just great.

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King George, Virginia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

The restaurant seemed well staffed for the amount of customers. However, we saw our server only 3 times - when she took our order, when she brought our bill and when she filled only 2 of the 4 water glasses that had been empty for at least 20 minutes. The person who delivered our food did not refill the water,... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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116 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

My family met here for a reunion and were very pleased with the food, service and price. The portions are generous and the ingredients are fresh. My only quibble is that the noise level is high.

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Thank lisafrique
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54 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Went here on an early Friday evening. We each ordered a beer and a rather expensive entrée. (don't remember the names of the dishes). Mine was chicken with sautéed veggies. The veggies were a bit overcooked but the meal was ok. Can't remember what the hubs had. It was just that boring. Nothing about this place stood out. The server... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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103 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

The patron serves fairly authentic Mexican. Eat here often as my son loves the fajitas. The pricing is a tad higher than other local Mexican places but the food is better. The carne Asada is excellent, as well as the patron grill. The table side fresh made guacamole is also very good.

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Thank Kris N
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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69 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

My wife and daughter were on the way to another Mexican restaurant but decided to stop along the way and try Patron. I had read mixed reviews but figured we'd give it a shot. We were really surprised and how much we liked it. The atmosphere was great, the food was very tasty and the service was great as well.... More 

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Hamburg, United States
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

We ordered take-out from here as we are staying at Homewood Suites. They got our order a little wrong but that was okay. The food is delicious. It is not your average Mexican food. The food is very well prepared and absolutely deliciousl. Did I say it is delicious?

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Thank Denise W
Richmond, Virginia
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285 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

I'm not sure what some people consider to be good food anymore, as this is the third place in a row in this area where we went based on a recommendation, only to find a complete flop in all regards. For starters, the service was very slow, and not friendly in the least. We ordered a margarita and it was... More 

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Thank David S
Richmond, Virginia
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

The food has an authentic flavor. I HIGHLY recommend the fresh table guacamole. The service is so-so as it really depends on who you get as your server. Sometimes, they can be a little slow to deliver drinks and there isn't as much follow-up as there should be (checking on drinks, etc.). Overall, this is a favorite of mine and... More 

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Thank JJOCOTravels
Richmond, Virginia
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

This is currently our favorite Mexican within 20 miles of our home. The food is consistently good, fast and with friendly staff. They offer some nice special dinners like a meal served in 1/2 a pineapple. Some of the staff have done a really nice job of talking to our teenagers in both Spanish and English. They make eating there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7610 Left Flank Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Mechanicsville
  • Phone Number: +1 804-559-6745
Description
The Patron Mexican Restaurant in Mechanicsville, Virginia is the model for a new trend in Mexican dining. With broader range of Mexican dishes served encompassing more flavors throughout Mexico, The Patron is guaranteed to have something on the menu to suit everyone's taste! Our unique specialty dishes have not been "Americanized", but rather faithfully prepared according to Mexican tradition using authentic ingredients and recipes. We serve all of our families' Mexican favorites such as tacos, burritos, enchiladas, quesadillas and fajitas- but with a commitment to authenticity like never before!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?