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El Jinete

$$ - $$$Mexican,
3972 Red Bank Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45227-3425
+1 513-271-4080
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  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
3972 Red Bank Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45227-3425
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Very generic and bland food. We got some quesadillas and friends got a variety of other meals, none was really impressed. Also, the service was slow, my second beer intended to go with my meal came when I was done with it, feel like they...More

Thank itsmenia
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Had a specialty chicken dish that I had never heard of before and the ubiquitous chicken soup with rice that they all have. Both were very good. I liked the atmosphere and the staff was friendly. Coming back for more!

Thank CinVinman
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Great service, great tacos, great beverages, great smells, great ambiance, great location. Guess what? It was greeeeeaaat- Tony the Tiger voice.

Thank Presidenteves
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Pleasant atmosphere. Friendly service. Their salsa is incredible. Conveniently located off of red bank rd.

Thank Presidenteves
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Had the Nachos Carbon Great Price Great Service Clean Employee's had a Great attitude and knew the menu I'll be back!

Thank O5241PIjamesb
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The place was attractive, and we enjoyed the music on the speakers. Too bad the music had to compete with the TVs. Our waitress was nice, and the food was pretty good. I had 3 enchiladas with salsa verde, and my wife had a taco...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 13 May 2017

El Jinete serves the typical Mexican dishes found across America, but they are prepared a bit better than you find most places. And, the decor/environment is a bit better than most places.

Thank Edward B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We visited El Jinete after a day hike and really enjoyed a good, simple meal with cold negra modelos (on draft). I had a soft chimichanga, my husband had a chicken chiptle he enjoyed. Simple, fairly quick good mexican cuisine.

Thank claude_monnier
Reviewed 9 April 2017

A really nice mexican restaurant...recommend the fish tacos or carnita. Sat outdoors and had a lovely time. Service and food were awesome.

Thank sturdyCincinnati
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We go to El Jinete about every other month. The service is decent, the food is good, and there is never a wait. Their Chicken Fajitas are a favorite of my wife's and the Burrito al Barzon is a favorite of mine.

Thank KFCincy26
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3972 Red Bank Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45227-3425
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-271-4080
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