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El Jinete

$$ - $$$Mexican,
10780 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242-3213
+1 513-247-2272
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (3 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
10780 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242-3213
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Found this place a few months ago and we go back every time we are in the area. Food is fresh and very authentic. Best date night place in the area.

Thank N C
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Service: We have eaten here on numerous occasions over the years and the servers have ALWAYS been courteous and pleasant. We have never had to wait long for our food. A great place to have lunch. Food: Consistently delicious, generous portions, always hot (temperature), and...More

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My wife and I were in the area over the weekend and were looking for someplace different for dinner. We happened to find this place and thought we'd give it a try. We were both very pleased with our meal. The food was great and...More

Thank 817ryan
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Since I wrote about El Jinete a few years ago, this has become our go-to lunch spot after church on Sunday, and often during the week when we're in the area. The staff always make it enjoyable experience, especially when we visit with our kids...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a patio which is great this time of year. Every one on our part had great food...vegetarian quesadilla, barbacoa burrito and grilled chicken tacos. The servers were friendly and the food delivered promptly. Priced well.

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We love coming to this restaurant. The staff are friendly and the food is very good. Certainly well worth the money. Great atmosphere - again the staff make the place, great.

Thank Kelly T
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Prompt service and fresh salsa with chunks of onion and cilantro. Nice ambiance with clean, modern restrooms. Would absolutely return.

Thank Britt S
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

El Jinete is our favorite/only Mexican restaurant, and we have been going about twice a month for a good 4+ years. We've always been extremely pleased with the quality of the food and good service, but a new manager started a few months ago and...More

Thank CinciPatron
Reviewed 5 December 2016

What a great place, and it isn't expensive. I didn't see anything on the menu over $10. I had Fajitas Especial, $9.49. The meats were steak, chicken and shrimp with green peppers, onions and a couple slices of pineapple with cheese on top. The sides,...More

Thank Mike Z
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We walked from our hotel! Nicely decorated Mexican Restaurant. Good beer specials. Warm chips and salsa immediately delivered to our table. Large menu. The meals arrived quickly and were ample in size and tasty. Reasonably priced.

Thank MarkMary863
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10780 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242-3213
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-247-2272
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