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Carlos O'kelly's

1355 Associates Dr, Dubuque, IA 52002-2262
+1 563-583-0088
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
27 Jul 2017
“Decent Mexican food in Dubuque”
27 Feb 2017
“bland food, poor service and terrible decor.”
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
££ - £££
1355 Associates Dr, Dubuque, IA 52002-2262
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Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Good change of pace when not wanting the usual offerings in Dubuque. Best Chili Con Queso. around. Have to get Nachos when you go here. It is big enough to have as a meal. Margaritas go great with the meals as well.

Thank Jesse D
Reviewed 16 October 2015

A place that is definitely an Americanized-Mexican establishment, the chain can be compared to Applebees. It boast a large and varied menu at decent prices. Service can be hit or miss like most chains but it is a pretty decent place to enjoy some food...More

Thank Tyero
Reviewed 11 October 2015

It was my favorite place to eat in Dubuque because it is good food and drinks and it isn't terribly priced but I did have one bad lunch experience where the place was half empty and we were seated next to the only family with...More

Thank Jack V
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Very good service, and the food was good. Nothing really above average, but good. It is what you would expect from a chain.

Thank David W
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We arrived close to closing time and staff did not rush us at all. Food great! Had different choices for personal preference for heat

Thank messna
Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

Carlos always has great food. I can't say I ever remember having a bad meal. The service is always usually good too. They've changed the menu up and have a lot of good new food selections too.

Thank mgiese84
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Overall, the food and waitress did a good job. The best part was they had a gluten free menu. There was a good selection to choose from.

Thank Clarke J
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Many of these have closed, and we were happy to find this one still open during our visit to Dubuque. The service was prompt, food was hot, fresh and quite tasty. It looked like they may have been in the middle of a remodel project...More

Thank Meagen P
Reviewed 11 December 2014

The main reason I usually stop here to eat is because it is right next door to the hotel I stay at when working in town. I sit at the bar as I always dine alone and Brittney has been my bartender that last two...More

Thank hexx17
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We eat here at least once a week and love it. The thin chips are made in house and very good with the tomato salsa. Our favorite entre is the brisket combo. The wait staff is very friendly and efficient. We travel to south Texas...More

Thank Ken G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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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: 1355 Associates Dr, Dubuque, IA 52002-2262
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-583-0088
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