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El Acapulco

202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
+1 573-332-1465
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good19%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
“margarita's” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had been awhile since we had stopped in for a meal at this restaurant. I ordered the chicken and beef fajitas. My husband chose the Tex-Mex tamales. The warm chips and delicious salsa were served as soon as we had been seated. Our food...More

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always visit this location when visiting Cape Girardeau. This is an awesome Mexican restaurant with great service. We have always enjoyed the food and this visit was awesome.

1  Thank PappyDan
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Service was quick, food was tasty. Nice sized portions. I’ve seen other reviews talking about them still allowing smoking there, rest assured they no longer allow smoking.

1  Thank hdbvo
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in needing to do some work over lunch. Service was excellent. Food was fast, fresh, and excellent value. Nice environment. Good WiFi.

1  Thank WarEglTX
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

The food was wonderful, our server was OK. Had to tell them twice that the restrooms were out of toilet paper and a mess before anyone did anything about it. Told them the first time we first got there and then I checked again when...More

Thank Janice M
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times. Tonight gor the el pollo bonito, crab, shrimp, chicken, rice and veggies. Wow so delicious. Price is good. Alot of food for the money.

1  Thank Becky S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a great restaurant with great chips and salsa. The menu is large and it is in a convenient location.

1  Thank Marti324
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in and first thing to start the experience off terrible was the Smokey smell of the building, then we were served after 4 other tables that arrived after us. We finally got our food and it was awful. We paid...More

Thank wagmal
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Met with some friends here. Food was just okay. Chips and salsa were decent. Unfortunately, the server got 4 out of 9 orders wrong or with missing items. May or may not have been his fault, but language barrier was a little tough. Otherwise, a...More

Thank SMars1111
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The chips were bland and a bit greasy. My husband said that the salsa was decent. I had the fish tacos; 3 soft tacos with small pieces of bland fish and mostly lettuce and cheese. The rice was also bland and over-cooked. The atmosphere was...More

Thank Charlene C
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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, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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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