Matt & Janie opened El Rancho in 1952 on East 1st Street in downtown Austin with no employees and seating for 40. Matt worked the front of the house and Janie made everything from scratch in the . . .
This is an excerpt from the Washington Post article, "Made in America", a story about 4 iconic American...
Matt’s El Rancho has been in operation since the 1950s and has established itself as a popular Tex-Mex destination...
A big "Thank you" to El Restaurante and Kathleen Furore for writing about our 65th Anniversary!
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Matt’s Famous El Rancho
2613 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
Hours of Operation:
Mon 11am-10pm / Tues CLOSED / Wed & Thu 11am-10pm
Fri & Sat 11am-11pm / Sun 11am-10pm