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EL Potro

981 S Orange Blossom Trl Fl 32703, Apopka, FL 32703-3712
+1 407-886-4934
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tamales” (4 reviews)
“burrito” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
981 S Orange Blossom Trl Fl 32703, Apopka, FL 32703-3712
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Went to El Potro early for a pre concert dinner. We were seated promptly and served by a very attentive waitress. The expansive menu has many unique dishes. I had the Platillo Del Mar, broiled seasoned whitefish with a sautéed vegetables, it was delicious. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank H244RWpaulb
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Good place to have authentic Mexican food. I prefer the all you can eat buffet choices. Clean place.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank orpol_1999
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We really enjoyed the luncheon buffet here. The food was fresh and tasty. We enjoyed it and would go back again.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KGRC
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We went for the buffet they offer on Friday night and it was terrific. The shrimp they offer is wonderful, and there's everything imaginable to make your favorite Mexican dish. There's a Mariachi band that plays while you're eating and they're very talented The staff...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bchcomber49
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Food is good but the service has drastically declined UNLESS you are Hispanic. My biggest complaint is the AMERICAN dollar bills stapled to the walls at the cash register, so many stating "F*@K TRUMP". This is unprofessional and should not be displayed for decent folks...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank teeje63
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The restaurant has an authentic feel of Mexico. The restaurant features booths and tables for sitting. The buffet includes a strong variety of Mexican food- tacos, burritos, tamales and more.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Reed M
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Sooooo good! I was skeptical at first because the building was a little run down, but as soon as I walked in the smells told me I was in the right place. They have tons of options and more food than I could ever eat....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank TeamBumgarner
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We love El Potro! We usually get the buffet, but everything is good. The margaritas are 2 for 1 and if you go on the weekend they have a mariachi band!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank mmegargee
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Great authentic Mexican food for a reasonable price. The owner also always treats customers like family.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 2000dbb8
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Whenever I get in the Apopka area I make a point to stop here for their lunch buffet. Its small but very good and at $8.49 its a great deal.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Tom B
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Gudrun F
22 July 2015|
Response from ARODZ32 | Reviewed this property |
They also have a lunch buffet Monday- Friday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 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
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 981 S Orange Blossom Trl Fl 32703, Apopka, FL 32703-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Apopka
  • Phone Number: +1 407-886-4934
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