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El Ranchito

) #714 of 1,636 Restaurants in Cincinnati $$ - $$$ Mexican
7725 5 Mile Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45230-2355
+1 513-233-9200
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
3 weeks ago
“Fresh Mexican Food”
15 Jun 2016
“Fresh Mexican”
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
7725 5 Mile Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45230-2355
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, I believe that El Ranchito has changed hands fairly recently and is now Don Rico's. The Baja Pollo and Huevos Rancheros were delicious, and the guacamole salads were exquisitely fresh. We will return!

Thank karol234
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Talk about handmade - no frozen items here. The chimichangas are deep fried at the time you request. All of their food is excellent and they have the best Sangria in the area! Margaritas are also potent. Do yourself a favor - avoid the chains...More

Thank Edward L
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant in the past and I think a sit down meal is much better. Although our dinner was fresh, hot and tasted great the take out portion was smaller; especially the tri sides for the price. So, for a fit...More

Thank tony n
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Authentic Mexican taste I have found in Cincinnati (but knew in California). Great food and drinks at great prices. The staff is so friendly, too.

Thank Jory N
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

You can't stereotype Mexican restaurants. Like any restaurant cuisine or national chain there are good and bad. But, unless you give them a try you don't know. This is a nice local Mexican restaurant. Atmosphere was excellent. Lots of relaxing Mexican style wall decor to...More

Thank tony n
Reviewed 4 June 2015

As my husband underwent surgery at a nearby center, I decided to leave for lunch at a nearby restaurant. The edifice of El Ranchito was not very enticing, which should have been my first sign of what was to come. Upon sitting down, I was...More

Thank wine_bunny
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Good not great. Beautiful decor, but my seat was broken. Chips were fresh but salsa tasted like tomato sauce-definitely the mildest I've ever eaten. Servings were large. Just bland.

Thank Fadipadi
Reviewed 16 April 2015

The food was good but not great. The salsa is ok. The red sauce is pretty good. The rellano was not my favorite. The decor is really cute. The service was excellent. They were friendly, we were seated quickly and they were very attentive. Wish...More

Thank TwotimesMommy
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Not flavorful. Very bland food. Couldn't taste the tequila in the margarita. Server was very nice. Filthy menu. Cute decor.

Thank Srlock12345
Reviewed 8 May 2013

We have just recently started dining here. The Chips and Salsa are absolutely Delicious! The service is great and so is the food. There is a huge selection on the menu and we've really liked everything. The only thing we don't care for is they...More

Thank PD C
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7725 5 Mile Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45230-2355
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-233-9200