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El Rancho Restaurant & Motel

$$ - $$$Mexican,
867 Navajo Blvd, Holbrook, AZ 86025-2646
+1 928-524-3332
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sopapillas” (12 reviews)
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
“refried beans” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
867 Navajo Blvd, Holbrook, AZ 86025-2646
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very basic, but good. The waitress was very friendly in spite of being overloaded. Loved the desert.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and excellent friendly service. We happened in because it was crowded in the middle of the day. A good sign that didn’t steer us wrong

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 30 January 2018

The restaurant is old and quaint, but the food is terrific. The cheese enchiladas are made with authentic sauce and garnished with white onions. Wonderful! The chips and salsa were just as expected - chips were fresh and crispy, salsa was spicy. We really enjoyed...More

Thank aaeem
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We relied on the GPS to find this wonderful authentic Mexican restaurant. Again, we have passed it by many times not realizing it was there. We really love Chile Rellenos and these did not disappoint. The sauce is spicy so if you ask they will...More

Thank fatladiestravel
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Went with co-workers. Small town- everyone knows each other...Attentive waitress- refilled our drinks regularly. Food (tacos) was good and filling. The complimentary chips and salsa was great. Restaurant was full. Noticed two older customers (sitting together near the rear) were overlooked for a while. They...More

Thank TipoftheTop
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Our waitress was so nice!! The service was outstanding. The food was very average. I had an enchilada plate and it was bland.

Thank Rnis72789
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I stopped to have dinner as a recommendation by the hotel I was staying at. The tacos were great, salsa was good a bit hotter than I like it, Tamale was great but didn't like the red sauce on it. Refried beans were incredible and...More

Thank DougJ602
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This was a really cool place to visit So much history here and the food was delicious Staff were outstanding and very attentive and gracious Many famous actors and actresses stayed here. They have maintained the genuine feel to the place!

Thank Margarit1973
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

An employee of the Petrified Forest park gift shop recommended this while we were visiting the park. The food was great. The salsa was spicy. The staff was very nice. They even have corn dogs and cheeseburgers for picky kids. Wonderful!

Thank DaneElletson
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has it all, a cultured gift shop. Great green chile! Nice drive through this small town.

Thank Alma N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 867 Navajo Blvd, Holbrook, AZ 86025-2646
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Holbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 928-524-3332
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