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El Compadre

) #10 of 69 Restaurants in Atascadero ££ - £££ Mexican
5735 El Camino Real, Ste O, Atascadero, CA 93422-3350
+1 805-466-0460
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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10:00 - 21:00All hours
££ - £££
5735 El Camino Real, Ste O, Atascadero, CA 93422-3350
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11 - 20 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 5 November 2015

Stopped off for lunch. Had the fish tacos which were delicious. Good salsa bar with all the chips you want. Friendly service to boot!! I only have one recommendation. I went into your very clean restroom to wash my hands. The hot water at the...More

Thank stevebrutus
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I love the carne asana tacos and carnitas , they are a little on the pricey side but the food is good

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Loved their pork and chicken tacos as well as grilled Vegas, rice and beans. Looking forward to going to the restaurant in Atascadero. Staff very friendly and helpful!

1  Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The Chili verde tacos I had were very nice. Big and fat tacos and the salsa bar really helped. I enjoyed the green salsa the most on my tacos and the salsa fresca most on the chips. The four of us all had fun chatting...More

Thank CharleySays
Reviewed 18 September 2015

They have the best Carne Asada tacos we have ever had! Quality Ingredients. Chile relleno, green sauce, rice and beans all Excellent.

Thank cici12015
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We just love this authentic food. Love that we live about 2 miles from it, as well. The food and selection is great. Kind of a locals hang out because it's a little "off the beaten path". (Maybe another reason we love it :) I...More

Thank Funlovinggrammie
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This is our absolute favorite Mexican Restaurant. Not a fancy place, but the food is excellent and very reasonable. Very friendly staff. Highly recommended!

Thank puglisa
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

...and we understand why. Excellent, fresh, authentic food. A couple vegetarians in our group and the staff were understanding and really helpful. As good as dinner and the salsa bar was, the desserts were heavenly.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

Such authentic and delicious food. The staff is friendly and the prices are reasonable. We love their salsa! The only down side is the interior. It's a bit dated and tacky. Plastic table clothes don't add to the atmosphere. But overall...give it a shot. We...More

Thank clipingirl
Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

My family has eaten here many times in the past few years but tonights meal set the bar so high. I always order the same burrito no frills but tonight I ventured out of the box and ordered a Carnitas Sopes and a carne asada...More

Thank Gumby5757
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do they cater?
11 March 2016|
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Response from Pamela M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they doing act we had their food initially when they did a taco bar for Ancient Peaks Winery at the Oyster Ridge Barn I believe it was mid October 2015.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5735 El Camino Real, Ste O, Atascadero, CA 93422-3350
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Atascadero
  • Phone Number: +1 805-466-0460
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