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El Vaquero Mexican Restaurant

) #26 of 110 Restaurants in Hilliard ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican
1780 Hilliard Rome Rd, Hilliard, OH 43026-9067
+1 614-876-5157
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1780 Hilliard Rome Rd, Hilliard, OH 43026-9067
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Reviews (49)
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We came at dinner and was seated in a booth. The inside was very noisy. I had Shrimp Enchiladas with bean filling and grilled shrimp on top. Very good.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Husband and I frequent this establishment often. Do not even need a menu as we order medium Dos Equis that comes in a frosty mug and Fajitas Vallarta. Fajitas are a double order with chicken, shrimp, steak. We end up leaving with a full box...More

Thank misspatrick1977
Reviewed 22 June 2017

If you're looking for a casual sit down Mexican restaurant then this particular restaurant would fit the bill. The food is very well prepared and also isn't all that expensive. There's a wide variety of stuff on the menu & the wait staff was very...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 22 May 2017

decided to try this mexican restaurant after a long day and was wonderfully impressed. the service was super quick, food fresh and tasty. margarita was good not just sugar and tequila. staff was friendly and efficient. will be back.

Thank Meg A
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Food no good, fajita chicken fried out, refried beans barely warm. Service slow, and unengaging. Bussers were throwing dirty plates into their wagon creating an unpleasant and noisy atmosphere. Will NOT return.

Thank John W
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent quick lunch, great service, complimentary salsa & chips. Chicken tacos were excellent and reasonably priced. Nice Mexican atmosphere.

Thank Ole D
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We have been going to El Vaquero for years. They have remolded their outdoor space. The food is Mexican with the American taste and offer a full bar.

Thank KIM G
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Had late lunch with granddaughter. Service was prompt, kids menu was good & food was ok. For a quick lunch not featuring a burger,this is good. Staff was very helpful when I asked them to watch my granddaughter when I went to the rr.

Thank moomoos2013
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The reviews rated this place as one on the best restaurants in Columbus. I shudder to think what that means for the rest of the city. I ordered a burrito with a cheese enchilada and a beef enchilada. Very bland and boring. The ground beef...More

Thank russellking
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The food here was good also the service could have been better. The staff was very friendly and helpful as this was a first visit.

Thank Mark M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
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: 1780 Hilliard Rome Rd, Hilliard, OH 43026-9067
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Hilliard
  • Phone Number: +1 614-876-5157
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