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El Rey Mexican Restaurant

3515 W Emory Rd, Powell, TN 37849-4720
+1 865-947-8568
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“tamales” (3 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
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3515 W Emory Rd, Powell, TN 37849-4720
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We love Mexican food and have a few favorites around town. El Rey is fairly close to home so we go pretty regularly. The service and food is consistently good, unlike many we have tried. Sort of hidden toward the corner of a shopping center...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My husband and I like to eat at this restaurant. Because of our schedules, we have lunch dates. The food is extremely good and the prices are very reasonable. The staff is pleasant and accommodating.

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We were seated promptly and greeted by our waitress soon thereafter. The chips and salsa were delicious. Service during our meal was good and so was the food. I had a Taco Salad and the wife had the chicken enchilada lunch. My taco salad was...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Good food, clean, friendly service, not to expensive lots of food for the money. Free chips and salsa very good. Was not very crowded, we were there a bit after lunch on a Wednesday. Would go again.

Thank Kristye G
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Horrible odor in the restaurant, rude staff (especially the male cashier) filthy restrooms, air conditioning not working.

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This is a little Mom and Pop type restaurant nothing fancy but the food is good and service is good every time I have been here it's been consistent .

Thank William L
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We've been to El Ray several times. I would say it's a typical Mexican restaurant with the typically large menu. We've always had good meals here - nothing spectacular, but good. Service has also been consistently good. Atmosphere isn't great but it's fine for this...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I get take-out often 2-3 times a month. The prices are good and the food is always excellent. The help is always great and I leave a tip on take-out.

Thank powers2b62
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We go there after church sometimes and always enjoy our food. Quick service and friendly servers. Pollo Bandido is my favorite!

Thank Totzie25
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We go to El Rey's offen for lunch. Great chips & salsa, fast & friendly service not to mention great food.

Thank Teresa L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3515 W Emory Rd, Powell, TN 37849-4720
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Powell
  • Phone Number: +1 865-947-8568
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