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El Molino

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5321 Hopyard Rd, Behind Burger King, Pleasanton, CA 94588-2774
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Big Bear Lake, California
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162 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

During a recent stay at the nearby Best Western motel, I walked over to this Mexican restaurant in the adjacent strip shopping center. Although they have take-out, I sat in the small seating area and ordered off the menu. At the time, I was the only patron in the restaurant and the staff was friendly, attentive and service fast. The... More 

Thank Stan W
Cupertino, California
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

El Molino is located a busy area with lots of restaurants and limited parking. After parking between Burger King and El Molino, I walked towards the dumpster on the side to drop some trash when one of the employees opened the door & yelled at me for parking in the plaza parking lot & not going into his restaurant. Business... More 

Thank SageTraveler1
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderful food. Best chicken quesadia i ever ate! Cook was lovely. Fun place. Hoghly recommend it if you want a no frills joint with GREAT food.

Thank Peepka
Pleasanton, California
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I have eaten here many times and always consistent. Very fresh produce and service is fast as well. The sauces are fantastico!

Thank Skip M
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Order at the stand up desk and your food will be prepared. Take out or eat at one of many tables. Chili Verde good but they used too much chili

Thank Gregory J
Sonora, California
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57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Good food; Cold beer; good prices; nice owner; VERY short walk from the Best Western Pleasanton = HAPPY EATERS!

Thank Adrien F
Burbank, California
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2012 via mobile

We try to stop in to this great hole in the wall when we are in town. We have tried many things on their menu and everything is good. Always a lot of food. In our opinion their only weak spot is the salsa which is mediocre at best. But for good food that will fill you up, you won't... More 

Thank RRCazador

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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5321 Hopyard Rd, Behind Burger King, Pleasanton, CA 94588-2774
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pleasanton

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?