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El Azul Grande

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238 S Mayo Trl, Pikeville, KY 41501-1520
606-437-7200
Today
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

We've eaten here a few times in both locations. Very fast service, good food, fair prices! Everyone in Pikeville seems to like this restaurant.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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charleston, Sc
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

I'm always disappointed when I come here. The food is beyond poor. Don't expect it to be authentic Mexican. I don't think there is any really good places in Pikeville to get Mexican. Maybe a chain should come to town?!?

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

We've eaten here a few times in both locations. Very fast service, good food, fair prices! Everyone in Pikeville seems to like this restaurant.

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Grove City, Ohio
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39 reviews 39 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I was in the area and decided to give this restaurant a try. The food was very good and service was excellent.

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Pelham, Alabama
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The restaurant needs a clean up. Food is average, but the margaritas are good. The outside looks bad because the back of the building is very ugly and junky like the town.

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Pikeville, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This restaurant is always dependable for a good meal. Serves the usual Mexican fare but with better quality than most. The service also sets it apart. The waiters respond quickly to any need and the restaurant always appears clean and neat. Price is average but you always come away feeling you got your money's worth. Would highly reccomend.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I was in Pikeville on business for awhile. I ate here about 3 times a week. The food was that great!! The menu has a lot of options, and the restaurant is always fully staffed which makes service very quick. I ordered something different every time, and I was never disappointed. Their Queso Fundido is a must try! I also... More 

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Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I have been going to El Azul since I was small! We love the atmosphere and the service is always super fast! The food is delicious and again it is always out very fast! It is also one of the cheaper places to eat in Pikeville. It is an easy location to find and tons of locals eat there. It... More 

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North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

You wouldn't expect there to be a great Mexican restaurant in Pikeville, Kentucky, but El Azul is surprisingly good. I got the queso dip and steak fajita's. Both were tasty. If you find yourself in Pikeville, visit this place and enjoy.

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Louisa, Kentucky
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were seated immediately. The food was quick, and delicious. I am particular about the salsa, but it was great. When they brought the bill, we thought they had only brought it for two of us and not the three in our party. Upon questioning the waiter, he looked at the ticket and confirmed it was correct. So you get... More 

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Pikeville, Kentucky
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

This is my "go to" place for lunch. I'm here at least twice a week. I don't know of any other lunch destination I can have a drink, chips, and salsa in less than ten minutes. Fastest service around and the servers are top notch. Food quality is always consistently great.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 238 S Mayo Trl, Pikeville, KY 41501-1520
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Pikeville
  • Phone Number: 606-437-7200

Price and Cuisine

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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?