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Sam Diego's

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
950 Iyannough Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601-1822
+1 508-771-8816
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (37 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (28 reviews)
“fried ice cream” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
950 Iyannough Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601-1822
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went there for lunch with my husband and son for lunch this past Saturday around 2pm. Place was very busy and had a great atmosphere! I will note that the restaurant is very clean. The good: Food- The chips and salsa were excellent, they were...More

Thank KaSaxton
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Sam Diego's last night with a group of 7. The wait was short even at 7:30. The food was real good. There were plenty of specials for Friday night and plenty of special Margaritas. Everybody enjoyed their meals. The server was great...More

Thank edbishop55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner on a Sunday night in early January. Good crowd for a Sunday. Justine came over and took our drink order. The Texas Tea is quite refreshing. Start of with the chips and get the guacamole. You won't regret it. Don't over do it...More

Thank litchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have always had a great time with my friends here. We always have a blast together. It is a fun place.

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We stopped here for an early dinner on our way to the hotel, at my suggestion as the rest of my party hadn't been to a Sam's before. The food was good, portions were good as well. However, I do have to say that the...More

Thank RioB72
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Atmosphere was festive, but we were disappointed with the food. We made minor changes to standard dishes (e.g., no olives in the salad; no ice in the drinks), but these were completely ignored. Bill was higher than we expected.

Thank Gingertops
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Sam Diego’s is great! Great food, great drinks and the deserts are wonderful. The fried ice cream is the best! The place is located on route 132 near the Cape Cod Mall. It is all decorated in bright colors, Mexican figures, cactuses, suns and moons......More

Thank DGomes2015
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We are locals and try to get here once a month or so. Specials are great, huge menu and yummy chips with salsa. Cocktails are good and the taco lunch bar is the best deal in town. You get soups or chili with muffins plus...More

Thank ScituateGurl
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Delicious food at a reasonable price. Kids menu could have a little more variety, my sons burger was a little over cooked. My husband and I enjoyed a Burrito & and Enchilada. Cocktails are quite big for a good price & the wait staff were...More

Thank Mags G
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We love the fun atmosphere, the outside area is beautiful. Great salads and nice varied menu. Something for everyone. Cocktails are very good, be warned the Bahama Mama are like going on a tropical vacation....and may cause you to have more fun than you intended!!

Thank Doldsay
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Mary S
3 August 2016|
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Response from Irene C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mary, I agree with you that much of the prepared food at Sam Diego's does have a "bite" to it -- but because I myself like spices, that has not been a problem for me. You will want to avoid any of their mexican dishes... More
4 September 2015|
Response from 55Rocky | Reviewed this property |
They don't serve breakfast
4 September 2015|
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Response from girlnxtdr | Property representative |
Secret_Squirre1, I'm glad to hear you are planning a trip to the Cape. As for breakfast, I would recommend a few places. Keltic Kitchen, Idgy's, The Daily Paper, and Percy's. I'm a native Cape Codder (62 years) and breakfast... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Iyannough Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Hyannis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-771-8816
Located directly "West" of the Cape Cod Mall entrance-way on Rt. 132, And independently owned since 1982, our Mexican Cookery & Bar has been a longstanding gathering spot for both neighborhood locals and out-of-town visitors alike. We offer a full menu of delicious award-winning Mexican & Tex-Mex selections, Southwestern Specialties, Bar-be-Que, Gluten Free and Vegan menu, various Salads, SAMwiches & SAMburgers. We also offer an extensive "Young Juan's" kid's menu with coloring pages 'n crayons
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