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El Rodeo

4659 Jonestown Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17109-6225
+1 717-652-5340
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
4659 Jonestown Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17109-6225
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great. I had the Guadalajara Platter and my spouse enjoyed the soft chimichangas. Both were excellent. Service was terrific -- a change from our last visit when the service was exceedingly slow.

Thank Midwest_Karen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My co-worker and I went here on a recommendation from my hotel personnel. Unfortunately, we did not find the food and especially the service to be all that wonderful. as we were only one of three tables in in the middle of the afternoon. We...More

Thank GMan0927
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We eat here occasionally and have been surprised by the decline in service. Our wait to have our order taken was so long we almost left without eating. As always, the food was excellent. However, we won't be back soon as it is frustrating to...More

Thank Midwest_Karen
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We have tried El Rodeo twice now in the hopes that it had improved. The food is terrible and I have no idea how they won an award in 2014 for best in Harrisburg my guess is the chef left back in 2014. I would...More

Thank travellover37
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Our waitress was super overwhelmed and checked in on us maybe twice the entire time we were there. We kept having to ask for refills on water and chips which was finally refilled after about waiting for half an hour. When the food came I...More

Thank Anika W
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

So I would have given the restaurant 4 stars but a party of 10 came in and I never saw our waitress again. Had planned to order desserts even but after waiting 15 minutes and the waitress went to take the party's order after having...More

Thank Rex H
Reviewed 29 June 2017

A relative of mine recommended El Rodeo and I was glad she did. There was a mariachi band playing on the night we were there and they were wonderful. My colleague and I both ordered fajitas and the taste was genuine Mexican food. Enough flavor...More

Thank Michaeljh_11
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Enjoyed dining on the terrace on this cooler Friday evening. Chips and salsa promptly delivered to accompany our Corona and Margarita. Food was tasty and steamy hot. Great place to unwind.

Thank Midwest_Karen
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Clean, quick, typical Mexican food. Some of the tables are only separated by a half wall, so you might be within earshot of other guests if you're not mindful of your seating.

Thank Katrina H
Reviewed 17 March 2017

When I think of a fun environment to celebrate something I think Mexican! There's something naturally festive about a good Mexican restaurant! It's just FUN! The food, the margaritas, the colors, the charm and the pinatas! I just love it all! So when my Honey...More

Thank Donna S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4659 Jonestown Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17109-6225
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-652-5340
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