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“Pretty Good Mexican for the area”
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El Caporal
Ranked #28 of 116 Restaurants in Petersburg
Cuisines: Mexican
Restaurant details
Dewitt, VA
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Pretty Good Mexican for the area”
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Good Mexican food at pretty decent prices. Service has always been decent, sometimes the language is an issue but not often. Salads are a bit too mushy, i would pass on those. Tacos Asada, Fajita burritos are some of my favorites.

Visited June 2014
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  • English first
  • Korean first
  • Any
English first
USA
Level 4 Contributor
19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great service and yummy food”
Reviewed 4 July 2013

I work nearby, and probably eat lunch here once a week, on average. The servers know me and my coworkers so well we don't even have to order anymore. I usually get the lunch size chicken fajitas--a generous portion and always ready in less than 10 minutes. The staff are always pleasant and always make us feel welcome. I don't have anything bad to say about this place, in fact, recently I jokingly asked my coworkers: "why would anyone eat out anywhere else?" I've been to other mexican joints in the area and they are nowhere near as good--I even noticed a big difference in the quality at their branch in Colonial Heights, this location has them beat by a long shot.

  • Visited June 2013
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Delran, New Jersey
Level 5 Contributor
58 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“authentic mexican”
Reviewed 15 May 2013

Very tasty food,good prices great service.Would eat here again when given the opportunity.If you like Mexican food this is a place you need to try.

Visited May 2013
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