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El Nopal

9473 Westport Rd, Louisville, KY 40241-2219 (East Louisville)
(502) 327-6551
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Ranked #146 of 1,508 restaurants in Louisville
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Dining on a budget
Neighborhood: East Louisville
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Neighborhood: East Louisville
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
neebish
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Came upon this restaurant by chance while following our GPS to another, but non-existent, Mexican restaurant. Doesn't look like much from the outside but interior is 'authentic' and lively. Very colourful. Clean. Family friendly. Food was mucho excellente! Authentic. Generous portions, reasonable prices. Excellent service. Highly recommended!

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Tuppers Plains, Ohio
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We recently ate here while in town with family and friends. It was a very good experience. We all enjoyed our meals. It was a very nice, clean restaurant. I would definitely go here again on future trips to the area. Good pricing and very large portions. You shouldn't leave hungry after eating here.

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Austwick, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Great food, and service. Love their chips and hot sauce! I tried their crispy beef tacos and they were delicious. Would go there again!

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KY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Quick, friendly service. There are several locations in Louisville, and the food is consistantly deliscious at all of them. Great for lunch or dinner. Very reasonable prices. My favorite Mexican cuisine by far!

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

When we are in Louisville visiting friends we always eat at El Nopal. They are fast and friendly but allow us to linger chit chatting when we are done eating. We never feel rushed. We go to the one on Eastern Parkway near campus. They are also so nice when my boys speak Spanish to them!

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Louisville, KY
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152 reviews 152 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

I often forget to review our local haunts, but this restaurant delivers dependable Mexican food at decent prices. Their chips and salsa is better than most. Drinks are good. The staff is above-average in friendliness and service levels. We can get in and out pretty quickly, or we can enjoy a longer meal when we prefer.

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New Albany, IN
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Good service and value for luncheon. Bar fortunately quiet during lunch. Would recommend for casual luncheon dining.

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Louisville
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51 reviews 51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

We went to the New Cut rd location last night, wow, i had the pollo asada with pico de gallo infused rice, it was fantastic. The beer was cold and the patio atmosphere made it even better. I don't know exactly what my guest had because I was too involved in my own meal, but they loved their meal as... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

You probably know the menu before you walk in, I think it's pretty standard quick inexepensive Mexican food. Most locations have a pretty nice atmosphere, nothing special.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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79 reviews 79 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Great service and great food. Fast service. The food is outstanding and the portions are great. We visit there quite often and will continue.

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