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Cazador

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103 NE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021-6637
515-963-0486
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Just what we have been looking for!!

We have been searching for a decent Mexican restaurant. Fast, courteous and hot!! This is our family place to gather. Thy also have great margaritas.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
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Des Moines, Iowa
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Des Moines, Iowa
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53 reviews 53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We have been searching for a decent Mexican restaurant. Fast, courteous and hot!! This is our family place to gather. Thy also have great margaritas.

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Iowa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great food. Fast service. Friendly staff. This is one of my family's favorite places to go. Birthdays are fun with the big sombrero.

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Ankeny, Iowa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Cazador's is our go-to place when wanting Mexican food. We love their chimichangas that comes with a small salad. Add a margarita and it's the perfect meal. The family has owned this restaurant for a long time and they are very courteous when we come in to eat.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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82 reviews 82 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I lived in Phoenix for many years and had lots of great Mexican food. When I order the shredded beef chimichanga at Cazador it takes me back. It is delicious as is their white queso dip! The portions are plentiful, the flavor wonderful and the prices are very reasonable. Everyone I take there has had a great meal. The atmosphere... More 

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San Francisco Bay Area
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179 reviews 179 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

In town on business needed to find a restaurant near my hotel. I tried Cazador as it was nearby in walking distance and Mexican sounded good. They have a few draft beers to choose from, either Mexican or basic us brands. There is a nice bar when you walk in the door. Their menu includes a spectrum of options from... More 

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Ankeny, Iowa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

By far my favorite in the area... Great food and great service. The chips, salsa and cheese dip are the best I've had.

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United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This is a local favorite. Excellent food and even better Cadillac margaritas. The food is fresh and isn't the standard taco bell mexican. The portions are good sized and fairly priced. Like I said, it is a local favorite so be prepared to wait on a Friday or Saturday night but it is worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

everything I tried becomes my favorite. always fresh always fast and always great service, by far my favorite restaurant.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

If you are looking for a good mexican meal, many home town peeps love to frequent this restaurant that has been around for many years. We recently visited there on a Friday evening around 5:30 pm. We were seated immediately and served by a very friendly waiter. While I tried the chimichanga and burrito, my partner had one of the... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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59 reviews 59 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Definitely the best chimichangas in town, crispy, lots of meat....delicious! So glad to always have the consistency in a family owned local favorite!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 103 NE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021-6637
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: 515-963-0486

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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