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“Nice spot for a quick meal.”
Review of El Rancho

El Rancho
Ranked #146 of 414 Restaurants in Columbia
Price range: US$3 - US$10
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

The restaurant is über-casual and the quality of the items varies. Ask for your tacos "Mexican style" with chopped onions and cilantro on corn tortillas with fresh lime to squeeze over them. The best. When they have fresh guacamole it's worth getting a side. Staff is welcoming and generally cheery.

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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Generous portions. Flavor. Reasonable cost. Good service. Walk up ordering. Downtown. Will return with an appetite.

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

I stopped in for dinner. This is not fine dining but the food was pretty good, large servings. We had enchiladas and chicken nachos. They have beer, I had a Pacifico . Very friendly staff, food was made to order. I understand they are open until 3:00 a.m.

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

does a great business on weekends, expect long lines after bars close, might not be so good when consumed sober

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

The reputation its known for is as the after-bar, hunger joint. And true enough, if its late, your downtown, and slightly hungover, its an AMAZING choice for good food. I am writing solely to also tell people that it also happens to be the best Mexican food in town. I have going there for 15 years and have never once ordered something that wasn't fantastic. All-time marks for Beef/Chicken Chimichanga, Burritos, and Chicken Nachos. Their white queso will literally give you withdrawal symptoms! For full disclosure, their beans are only average.

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Faustino V, Owner at El Rancho, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2016

Dear Skander Y,

Thank you for your long time loyalty to El Rancho, and thank you for taking the time to give us a great review!!! El Rancho will always love you guys.

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