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El Acapulco

) #35 of 116 Restaurants in Cape Girardeau €€ - €€€ Mexican,
202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
+1 573-332-1465
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good17%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“t bone steak” (2 reviews)
“fajitas” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 19 April 2017

The chips and salsa are free with meal purchase and the food here is typical Tex Mex. The employees are friendly and timely. Food is delivered to table quickly if looking for a quick in and out. I enjoy this restaurant for lunch as it...More

Thank greywolf1953
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had been on a cruise but hadn't eaten any Mexican. I love chips and salsa so was looking forward to trying these out. The chips were light and crispy and not too salty. The salsa was really nice too. Hubby ordered the Taco Salad...More

Thank Joyce H
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Of all the places to eat in Cape Girardeau, and there are many Mexican options, I think this is the best choice. They're pretty decently priced and have never had a bad meal. I recommend all of their dips.

Thank Drew_Slade
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We eat here on a regular basis and live 45 miles away. Nacho is very friendly and does a great job in this restaurant. Food is fresh and very tasty. Endless chips and salsa are very good. If you like margarita's you won't be disappointed...More

Thank platinumF150
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We love El Acapulco. The staff is friendly and helpful. The food is delicious and arrives quickly. Great prices and fabulous sweet tea!

Thank Shannon B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Poor customer service. The food was cold. It was basically tasteless. We weren't asked by our server if we wanted anything additional before he brought the bill. He was on his cell phone and basically didn't care about as customers.

Thank lovegoldensSt_louis
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We just love real Mexican food. So much is "Tex-Mex" or and interpretation, not at the El Acapulco. Back again last night for our Grandson's birthday (his choice) and they nailed it again. Just the best in Mexican Food within a 100 miles. Had the...More

Thank jesbigfish
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is one of our favorite places to eat in our city. The food is of good quality and the wait staff couldn't be any nicer. We both had the Pollo Tapatio, (chicken) off their dinner menu. Oh my goodness, what a meal! (I had...More

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Our waitress was friendly and helpful. The food was excellent. T-Bone steak dinner was cooked perfectly.

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The food tasted outstanding. The service was equally quantified. The staff provides extra care and service to those needing an extra assistance.

Thank Bruce G
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Do you have gluten free options? Do you have a dedicated fryer that is only for gluten free items?
1 October 2015|
Response from Butterflydays | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have gluten free, so I am providing you with their phone number. (573) 332-1465. They open at 11:00 a.m. CST.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-332-1465
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