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El Camino Real Mexican Rest

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885 Pennsylvania Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004
(502) 349-7193
Today
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • 5
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 4
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food, family atmosphere.

We stayed at the Hampton Inn next door. The food was quick, delicious, and they had a family friendly atmosphere.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
greenmtntrail
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Arkansas
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25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Arkansas
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stayed at the Hampton Inn next door. The food was quick, delicious, and they had a family friendly atmosphere.

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Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
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91 reviews 91 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Go here about once a month. Food is delivered hot and tasty. Salsa is weak and thin but hot. Mixed Fahitas very good but steak could be more tender. Some servers English needs work.

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Springfield, KY
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Food okay, nothing special simply a run of the mill Mexican food, margarita was nothing more than a sweet pre-mixed drink, the music in the bar area was to loud and our server was horrible. Also did not care at all for the bald headed and bearded Muslim looking on the manager(?). He pulled up a chair to a booth... More 

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230 reviews 230 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Recently visited while on business in the area. Service was good, food was ok, nothing special that would make me want to return? Maybe it was just what I ordered? Chicken and Mexican sausage. Just not much flavor.

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We wanted Mexican, and it was across the street from the Hampton Inn. Food was very good. We had the fajita combination. It was big enough to share. The waiter brought me the wrong beer but it was cold so I drank it. Restaurant was clean, staff was friendly, service was good.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I went here with a large group of friends. My husband and I had a late lunch so we got a few drinks each as well as the chips & dips. We enjoyed ourselves but the people we were with said the food was marginal and they would not return, for the price they were disappointed. I really liked the... More 

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Attica, Indiana, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Staying at the Hampton in Bardstown, KY. This restaurant in easy walking distance. Very good food, fast service and very reasonable prices!!!

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Austin, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Although the service was good, we were both disappointed in the food. We ordered guacamole for our chips and were served little more than an overly processed mashed avocado. My husband had the beef fajitas, which had almost no seasoning and lots of bell peppers. My chicken enchiladas had very little cheese and very very bland. Would not eat here... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We stopped for some appetizer and drinks on a Saturday afternoon - loved the little outdoor area - also have indoor seating. Had chips with homemade avocado and 3 different types of salsa - loved chips and dips. Group had variety of their specialty drinks all very good and strong.

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Spring City, Tennessee
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We ate here because of the proximity to our hotel (Comfort Inn). They had loud music playing so you could not hear the person across from you. The food was acceptable but disappointing. Service was just ok - few waiters and full house. Would not visit again. We had gone there previously (3-4 years ago) and had a good experience.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 885 Pennsylvania Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
  • Phone Number: (502) 349-7193

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?