Patrón translates to "boss" in English, a noun some folks might associate with that annoying guy at work with the "I heart my minions" coffee mug, but when it comes to the cooking of authentic Mexican fare, only positive opinions apply. Get your mouth acquainted with the menu at El Patrón Mexican Restaurant, where you'll munch $30 worth of fresh and fiery Mexican fare for $15.
Fresh, high-quality food, good service and a comfortable atmosphere were the basis of founder Jesus Sanchez's recipe for success when he opened the first El Patrón in 1998, which could explain why the South Carolina business has been voted "Best Authentic Mexican Food in the Upstate" for 8 years running. Serving brunch, lunch and dinner, El Patrón piles plates with unparalleled Mexican staples from Pork Carnitas, Steak Ranchero and Chilaquiles to succulent chicken dishes like Pollo Loco and satisfying staples like sizzling Fajitas, plus selections for seafood lovers and vegetarians alike. Come in tonight, and fall in love at first bite.