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El Caporal

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
1028 Main St, Canon City, CO 81212-3412
+1 719-276-2001
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (13 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1028 Main St, Canon City, CO 81212-3412
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Mexican food when we arrived in Canon City the day before we were going on the Train along the Arkansas. It was filled and people seemed to be enjoying their food and togetherness.

Thank 283sharon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Canon City area frequently in the past few months, looking at homes and eventually buying one. Our realtor referred us to this restaurant. We have eaten here three times. Each time the service was very fast, the waiters were friendly and...More

Thank Laura V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read reviews looking for good Mexican food this was very ordinary overpriced for what you got nothing special here I’m sure there are better places staff from lady that seated us to waiter very unfriendly not a smile or pleasantry certainly would waste my money...More

Thank shirleykerwin
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Foods wonderful and staff is always friendly!! Have been going here for the past 12 years, it's so amazing!!

Thank Ash W
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best Mexican restaurants we have eaten at. The specials are always good. The chips are hot & fresh with excellent fresh salsa. The beans (both pinto or black) are excellent. The burritos - both chicken & beef - have just...More

Thank Alleta B
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Food is great, service is quick and excellent. This is our regular 'go to' place for Mexican food. It is right on Main Street in town, lots of parking, and is a favorite of locals.

Thank Deanne S
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and the food was really good. Our server was great and the price was right.

Thank blnd2nv
Reviewed 27 January 2018

El Caporal is an excellent Mexican food restaurant. The food is always delicious and the service is very good. The delivery of the food is always in a timely manner, often times faster than expected even at busy times. The decor is very festive and...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The atmosphere really sets off this restaurant. The food was excellent and the serving size was almost more that I could eat...even for their lunch menu. The staff was very courteous. Very, very good.

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food and nice quiet place. Service was a little slow. But was end of lunch time on Sat afternoon. Second time there!

Thank CryptoTracker
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Questions & Answers
Alana M
3 January 2017|
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Response from mlowder500 | Reviewed this property |
It's not my restaurant, but I do think I remember that on the menu.
4 May 2015|
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Response from maninthewoods | Reviewed this property |
They don't have a banquet room. This should have gone to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1028 Main St, Canon City, CO 81212-3412
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Canon City
  • Phone Number: +1 719-276-2001
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