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El Nopal Mexican Restaurant

) #5 of 45 Restaurants in Hopewell €€ - €€€ Mexican
4118 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA 23860-6514
+1 804-452-0901
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
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4118 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA 23860-6514
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Reviewed 1 week ago

good food, great margaritas...good service. staff were efficient and prompt with our food orders. visited several times.

Thank Jose G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I knew I found true Mexican food when I walked in and saw the number of Mexican diners as well as staff. The restaurant was almost entirely full which is a good sign, I was able to get a table without delay and promptly waited...More

Thank Jimbilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was slow, food quality was bland & not as good as it used to be. Something has changed with this place, management needs to address it before they lose business. You have to ask for chips, refills, tortillas, etc. They used to be the...More

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was really good. The drinks were STRONG and the food was authentic and delicious. The chips and salsa were really good as well. If I were ever to return to Hopewell I would definitely eat there again.

Thank welltraveled702
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Good atmosphere. Friendly staff. Nice authentic menu selection. Shrimp tacos were great and of course a selection of south of the border drinks.

Thank safetypro1970
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner she had enchiladas I had burritos and a margarita all we're good we'll go back again

Thank ss0rdot
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Siempre bueno!!! My friend and I eat here a lot! Prices are good, food plentiful, and they don't rush us out the door. Oh - ask for their house sangria. Yummy!

Thank Dancingbluewolf
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed next door at the Fairfield inn and suites and needed something to eat late after a long drive. Walked over to this place and was pleasantly surprised. Very good burritos and salsa for me and my wife had the crab meat enchiladas. A good...More

Thank pgouletri
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Typical dive Mexican food but you can't beat $2 beers. The food is always fast and the service was always friendly. You can literally eat and drink a decent amount for under $15.

Thank DoctorGCP
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Overall good food. The guacamole looks like pea baby food. Doesn't taste right either. Service is pretty good here so overall not terrible.

Thank pnreed1984
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4118 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA 23860-6514
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hopewell
  • Phone Number: +1 804-452-0901
  • E-mail
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