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El Jinete Mexican Restaurant

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3303 Centerville Hwy, Ste 7, Snellville, GA 30039-5994
+1 770-982-1539
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Snellville, Georgia
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123 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We came in and were seated quickly despite a packed house. We got chips and salsa quickly. The Salsa tasted like spicy ketchup and I did not like it very much. I ordered the steak ranchero and the steak was a good size, however, it wasn't cooked on the grill - it appeared to be stewed and lacked the "grill"... More 

Thank everywhereman13
Atlanta, Georgia
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be put off by the location; at least there is plenty of parking. Price is right and the food is delicious! Particularly fond of the seafood dishes.

Thank Opernbesucherin
Snellville, Georgia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Service is great! Endless free chips and Salsa. Tacos are wonderful, Salsa has a slight kick to it and is very flavorful. Fajitas are out of this world. Chicken soup is always called for when one has a cold, very yummy. Can't go wrong with this place!

Thank healthdefense
Snellville, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

although the place could use some updating, we really enjoyed dinner, can not beat the price and the service was great!! Good food for very reasonable prices!!!

Thank 4jeanne82
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Love the guacamole and the margaritas!! The wait is not too bad but they are always pretty full, which means they are really good!!

Thank Madonna J
Atlanta, Georgia
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50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Love this place. We go approximately once a week. Our kids (all grown) love it too. When they are in town it is where they want to go. The service is great, the staff is very friendly. They make you feel at home. The menu is extensive. We have tried most of the meals and like them all. We go... More 

Thank Rich M
Stone Mountain, Georgia
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123 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Easily our favorite local Mexican. Fast friendly service, wide selection, good prices and delicious food. Very busy on weekends. Go there regularly.

Thank JMD1951
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

But worth the drive if aren't local ~ authentic hearty delicious Mexican cuisine with a big bar area ~ familiar faces ~ servers and hostess that remember you ~ we love our local Mexican restaurant ~

Thank pinkjellybean59
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48 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Although this restaurant sits in a less than appealing strip shopping center, what is inside was impressive. The place was tidy and the service was excellent. But the food was the most surprising, coming to our table hot and nicely plated. The flavors of the beef burrito's and chimichangas was spot on. Half orders where more than enough to fill... More 

Thank Kenneth R
Peachtree City, Georgia
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230 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Our soccer booster executive board meets here for our meetings. The staff are always great and regularly remember the things we generally like to order. I have mot had anything on the menu that I didn't like. Will be back again soon.

Thank coachshane88

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3303 Centerville Hwy, Ste 7, Snellville, GA 30039-5994
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Snellville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-982-1539

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?