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El Rodeo

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican,
4956 Carlisle Pike, 17050, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-3028
+1 717-730-4401
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“carne asada” (2 reviews)
“quick service” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4956 Carlisle Pike, 17050, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-3028
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming to El Rodeo for ten years or more and have rarely been disappointed. We have a game we play. She picks my meal and I must eat it. Luckily I have a really awesome wife and she picks...More

1  Thank 2014CorvetteStingray
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Great food here very friendly staff.. In and out with problem.. Have been going here for some time now and always a good time..

Thank Gary S
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on the way home after visiting Hershey park. Had an excellent michelada while I waited. The steak tacos or carne asada were good. Service a little cold but ok.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Have eaten that this establishment numerous times over the past 3-4 years. Food is always good, service is always friendly and prices are reasonable.

Thank tsheaffer23
Reviewed 16 March 2017

My husband and I LOVE the Carlisle Pike El Rodeo near TJ Maxx! The owners of this restaurant are soooo dear, we just love them and always look forward to their warm greeting as they come to our table to check on us or check...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Fairly good Mexican food. Chicken taco salad was very good. Tacos fairly good. Chips and salsa were average. Prices cheap but what really sets them apart is the quick service. Took less than 5 minutes to get dinner for four and the place was half...More

Thank panster
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered lunch from special menu with cheese chilli Rellano and beans and rice. Lime Margarita was very reasonably price. It all for below ten bucks.. not bad

Thank runner1726
Reviewed 17 January 2017

It is a very unassuming atmosphere, the servers are very pleasant and accomodating, and the food is wonderful. It reminds me of the food in Cancun, very vibrant, somewhat spicy, and reasonably priced.

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We have been here for both lunch & dinner over the years. The food has always been good. Not authentic Mexican...more towards the tex-mex, which is what most people in this area demand. We do return at least once every couple of months.

Thank my2kidsmom9702
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Our food was good however our waitress was terrible. She was not attentive at all. She never returned to our table to ask us if needed anything, etc. My husband stood up two different times to get someone's attention. The manager came to us both...More

Thank impalacon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4956 Carlisle Pike, 17050, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-3028
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mechanicsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-730-4401
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