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El Canelo Restaurant

2188 Glenwood Shopping Plz, Oneida, NY 13421-2718
+1 315-366-3660
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good17%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (13 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
2188 Glenwood Shopping Plz, Oneida, NY 13421-2718
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for a business lunch. This restaurant has been in Oneida for many years and consistently has great Mexican food. It is always refreshing to see that often times you will people dining that are of Mexican Descent. We had the enchiladas and they...More

Thank RonKathy_2011
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Servers are pleasant but do not speak English so it was a little hard explaining what you’re ordering except to point at menu. Food was okay.

Thank Wilsonmaryann
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I like more flavor in my Mexican food. it find it very bland almost watery. I'd like to see better quality food.

Thank Dawn w
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We stopped in around 2PM on a week day. We were the only customers. The servive was good and the food pretty decent. I had a combination plate that included a tamale. It was very good and we will be returning there next summer.

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 3 November 2016

My favorite place to go when feeling like Mexican food. The prices are very affordable and the food is delicious! Service has always been good when I've been there; polite, quick and always walking around to see if anything else is needed. Margaritas are fantastic...More

Thank mar_sitts
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We went on a Friday evening and were able to get a booth right away. Service was fast, food came quickly, and staff were friendly. We were given complimentary chips and salsa - salsa was very tomatoe-heavy. I ordered nachos and my husband ordered fajitas....More

Thank benaisyk
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We had hoped for great mexican food. Maybe it was the time of day, maybe it was just a bad day, who knows. It was around 2 in the afternoon, there was only one other couple in the restaurant. I think we may have interrupted...More

Thank ravross
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The food delivered was sub-par. It reminded me of a microwave frozen meal, although I think the frozen meal would have been better. Service was non-existent. Seats torn, table dirty, bathroom was incredibly filthy. I ordered "beef enchiladas". Ground hamburger, with no flavor was the...More

Thank Z6123TXmichellep
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

We were happy to receive a gift certificate for this restaurant because they have always been a welcome change from the fast food in Oneida, while still being fairly quick. This time, though, it was not good. The chips were stale. The food seemed like...More

Thank IMNotanumber
Reviewed 25 April 2016

a family restaurant that features all of the 'comfort' dishes one might expect. the cooking in somewhat variable, but on the whole a good place to eat.

Thank kevincW4167YP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2188 Glenwood Shopping Plz, Oneida, NY 13421-2718
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Oneida
  • Phone Number: +1 315-366-3660
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