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104 Cedar Mountain Cir, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909
(501) 321-1680
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Cuisines: Mexican
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Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Three of us stopped here for lunch with fairly low expectations, as two of us had eaten dinner her several months ago and were not impressed. Lunch bumped-up our assessment quite a bit. Unfortunately, we arrived just a huge party had been seated, putting quite a strain on the staff. However, they managed to keep up with only slight glitches... More 

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Humble
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65 reviews 65 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We were quite pleased with the food and especially the service we got here. Not quite Tex-Mex or Mexican and was very tasty.

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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69 reviews 69 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

With their huge menu, this restaurant definitely has something for everyone. Their meals are well prepared, nice portion size and reasonably priced. I particularly like their enchiladas and their taco salad at lunch is a great choice as well. Everything tastes fresh.....I also love the service level here. You will never have to wait for more tea, chips, salsa, etc.... More 

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Las Vegas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This is one of several Mexican restaurants located in or near Hot Springs Village. It is far and away the best. The menu is complete with lots and lots of great choices. Our favorite was the Ranchero Special....wonderful....the prices are reasonable and the service is great....

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Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
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103 reviews 103 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
352 helpful votes 352 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I brought my wife here for her birthday dinner (her choice). We've driven by before, but this is the first time we've stopped (we moved here 3 months ago). We were seated within 60 seconds after stepping inside the door. Our waiter was a young man who was very attentive, and he was very good at checking back with us.... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

El Acapulco competes with several Mexican food establishments in Hot Springs Village. The food is definitely worth the wait but when we visited we waited far too long. twenty minutes before even being acknowledged!! The staff was passing in from of us but no information about when we would be seated . Finally we were seated and offered some very... More 

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Katy, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Texans stay away. This is not the quality of Mexican food you are accustomed to eating in Texas. The tacos and burritos were not appetizing. There was one dish that my brother ordered that was good. It had shrimp and chicken on a bed of rice and was smothered in onions, peppers, and a cheese sauce. If you are dying... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We have gone to El Acapulco several times thinking it would get better. While the entrees were average the sides seemed like they were straight from a can.

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Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Excellent Mexican food some of the best around the area. The oldest Mexican restaurant in the 13 years I have lived in the area. The is my first choice for Mexican food if that is what we want when we decide to eat out.

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Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

This restaurant has been here for quite a few years now, and we have eaten there numerous times. Good food, well flavored, good portions and an efficient staff. You'll like it.

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Address: 104 Cedar Mountain Cir, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909
Phone Number: (501) 321-1680
Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs Village
Cuisine: Mexican

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