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El Patron Mexican Grill & Cantina

) #4 of 133 Restaurants in Salisbury ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
1030 Freeland Dr Ste 105, Salisbury, NC 28144-5175
+1 704-636-5300
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (15 reviews)
“fajitas” (10 reviews)
“pineapple” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1030 Freeland Dr Ste 105, Salisbury, NC 28144-5175
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Reviews (166)
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1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible food. Great atmospgere. George is the best. The management is friendly and attentive to you needs.

1  Thank Tony P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service, very selective menu, and wonderful management. Love going to this restaurant being served by George. Been served by other wait staff and have been treated like we are family.

1  Thank Jeanie P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You would never stumble across this place and it's in an area you would avoid, BUT it's phenomenal! We had a group of 5 with a couple kids, all had something different and everything was wonderful. Large portions, very fresh, delicious taste, great friendly service,...More

1  Thank Jennifer C
A TripAdvisor Member
Salisbury, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My absolute favorite Mexican restaurant in Salisbury, NC. Always fresh and made to order if you have any specific dietary needs. An added treat is listening to the Mariachi band !! Always a fun place to eat and delicious !

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Their food is fabulous , tasteful and gets you full . Their delivery people are respectful , dont play in your bag of food , and they get their within a reasonable time frame . ! i Love EL PATRON

1  Thank kailanmonique
Reviewed 27 April 2017

On the weekends you need to plan a bit ahead so you don't wind up waiting while starving but the staff is friendly and moves the guests along without feeling rushed. My favorite dish is the Mexican Chef Salad. Either meat is great, the steak...More

1  Thank TheHuntress_13
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I always stop in Salisbury when traveling. I saw the back of on the back of the building, El Patron, which meant a margarita for me! They gave me a menu which included lunch then. I was advised it was only for the week. My...More

Thank CrysTil
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Love the food. Especially the Burrito Pastor with pineapple. Friendly staff. We eat there often. But tea is 2.89 for a glass and it is almost impossible to get a refill. Once the delicious food arrives, waiters disappear to wait on other tables and only...More

1  Thank _rjohnsongmi
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I have Celiac Disease and have to be gluten free. They are very knowledgeable and cook my food in a separate area. I have eaten there several times with out any problems. Good food and good service! Highly recommend it for good Mexican Food!

1  Thank circlebarbmc
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The food at El Patron is fantastic. The service is splendid. We had a group of 15 -- ages 5 to 70 -- and each of us was treated as if we were the most important person in the restaurant. If we have an opportunity...More

1  Thank Traveler422014
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Kathleen Y
Directions from Waxhaw NC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1030 Freeland Dr Ste 105, Salisbury, NC 28144-5175
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +1 704-636-5300
  • E-mail
El Patron Mexican Grill is a family owned and operated business, we strive to make your visit with us very personable and pleasant we use fresh ingredients and top quality meats hoping to become one of your favorite places to eat.
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