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El Potrillo

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102 Moyock Commons Dr, Moyock, NC 27958-8749
+1 252-435-0601
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Moyock, North Carolina
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here many times and the service is always fast with friendly staff. The owner is a great guy.

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Thank Susan S
Norfolk, Virginia
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542 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quick lunch stop with quick service and friendly staff. Portions were large and I had the combo with chicken tacos and enchiladas. There were large chunks of white meat chicken. We were unable to eat all the food. The food overall was just okay yet no complaints or raves. Staff appeared to be native Spanish speakers. Courteous and efficient with... More 

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Thank Robert B
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I would actually have rated them at 3.5 stars if possible. Family friendly environment with food and service consistently a bit above average. Often, proprietor will bid you farewell with, "see you tomorrow senor."

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Thank Tom A
Moyock
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Eat here often. Food is excellent and great service and fast. Recommend to everyone.Best tortilla chips and salsa.

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Thank JoAnn C
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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1,338 reviews
842 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

My first visit here, but hopefully not my last. Not many choices in the area for a meal other than fast food, but this place was a good choice for a relaxing lunch.

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Thank Frank d
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Love Mexican Food like I do then come to El Potrillo for a filling meal, good service and great prices.

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Thank dondoherty
Currituck, North Carolina
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

My first visit. And very well worth!!. We'll be back! We had the fajitas, which I highly recommend btw, what a feast!!!

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Thank jt w
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114 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

When you go to a Mexican restaurant and the salsa is not good??? Well it sets the mood for me! I like fresh salsa and this tasted like tomato paste! Sorry to say but pace jar salsa is better than this😁 And no white sauce which is a favorite of mine! Once we got our food, there was good portion... More 

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Thank Keeterbarn Corn... F
Moyock, North Carolina
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Great Mexican food and prices are always good. They have a small bar also. Their lunch specials are great. The owners are always friendly. Service is always great too

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Thank Txmotochick
Virginia
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

We used to eat here regularly. We seem to have noticed a cheapening of ingredients. They've never been the best (hint - beef tips are non gristley actual identifiable peices of cut up beef) like Tres Amigos, but lately, even the pork Enchiladas Rancheras is fatty and gristley. Sadly, it's goodbye. Good Mexican food is too easy to find to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Moyock Commons Dr, Moyock, NC 27958-8749
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Moyock
  • Phone Number: +1 252-435-0601

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