Dogs are welcome at eight outdoor patio tables at this Mexican restaurant. El Patron Mexican Restaurant has been favored in Anderson since its opening in 1998 for its fresh Mexican cuisine. The restaurant offers low-priced lunch specials Monday through Saturday like the Speedy Gonzales which includes one taco and one enchilada with rice or beans. The menu also features chicken tortilla soup, taco salads in a crispy tortilla shell topped with chicken or ground beef, sizzling fajitas, and complimentary chips and salsa. Order a margarita or Mexican cerveza to compliment the Mexican fare. El Patron Mexican Restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am until 10pm, and Friday through Saturday from 10am until 11pm.