We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Dorado Mexican Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, Latin, Spanish
4900 Nc Highway 55, Durham, NC 27713-7806
+1 919-361-0302
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“beef tacos” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4900 Nc Highway 55, Durham, NC 27713-7806
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (31)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and pretty extensive selection. Their hot salsa is REALLY hot. I highly recommend if you like very hot food! Server was friendly but difficult to understand.

Thank Nate D
Reviewed 28 June 2017

It has an extensive basic Mexican food menu. It's my favorite Mexican restaurant because they have excellent cheese sauce. I'm a fussy eater and I don't like peppers. So I get the fajita nachos, chicken without peppers. It is served with lots of cheese sauce....More

Thank Judy D
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The do have excellent chilie realleno - (which I use as a watermark for good Mexican resturants) - Pretty good salsa and chips (above average)

Thank Dennis E
Reviewed 1 March 2017

El Dorado Mexican Restaurant has been at this location for at least twenty years. Its still the "Go-To" Mexican restaurant in the area for lunch or dinner. I had not been back for about ten years and today at lunch it seemed as if I...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The food was cool and taste like the rice was old. The waitress was a little ok, but not a great customer services.

Thank Poncenamorena
Reviewed 9 December 2016

I wasn't expecting a lot from this place, but it really hit the spot on a recent Tuesday when I was looking for a quick meal. I opted for the grilled quesadilla rellena with steak, cheese, and beans. Came with lettuce, guac/sour cream and a...More

Thank ckassotis
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I would recommend stopping in. Food was good, service was average,p lace was busy. No complaints on my food.

Thank Bobbi B
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Everyone had the steak fajitas but I wanted to try the chili rellano and even asked the server if it was soft or crispy, he said not crispy. So I ordered combo # 22 what I got was a #21 with a chalupa and NO...More

Thank Whateveryousaydear03
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Service and food are excellent. Food is consistent from visit to visit. I love their shrimp salad. Lots of grilled shrimp.

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The food is good. It's typical of many Mexican restaurants in the area. Their is a lunch menu. Food is served quickly. Wait staff is attentive.

Thank Barbara H
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Brigs at the Park
78 reviews
.00 km away
William's Gourmet Kitchen
81 reviews
.47 km away
KoKyu Na'Mean
26 reviews
.32 km away
Cookout
12 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby Attractions
Streets at Southpoint
109 reviews
4.11 km away
Doyle's Vineyard
15 reviews
6.14 km away
Frank's Theatres Cinebowl & Grill
50 reviews
5.65 km away
Herndon Hills Farm
6 reviews
3.09 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Dorado Mexican Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 14
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4900 Nc Highway 55, Durham, NC 27713-7806
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-361-0302
  • E-mail
Description
El Dorado is an authentic Mexican Restaurant specializing in Mexican Cuisine open every day for lunch and dinner. Offering a cozy restaurant for family and a Cantina bar for the after work get togethers. Daily food and drink specials. El Dorado Mexican Restaurant a family owned business, knows the importance of keeping this vision thriving, this is why when visiting one of the 8 restaurants you will feel warmth and delight as you enjoy the most delicious Mexican food amongst family.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing