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El Caporal Mexican Restaurant

2570 NE Twin Knolls Dr Ste 108, Bend, OR 97701
(541) 318-1492
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Ranked #119 of 367 Restaurants in Bend
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jul 5, 2014
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English first
Bend, Oregon
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93 reviews 93 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This restaurant is located in a small strip mall, along with another, larger tavern. I'm guessing parking could be an issue in the evening. We arrived about 1 on a Saturday afternoon. A soccer game was going on the bar tv's. We had a good lunch menu to chose our meals from. We were promptly seated and received water, chips... More

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Bend, Oregon
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Go there sometimes once a week. I always ask for black beans, thinking they are healthier. Chipolte enchiladas are addictive.

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Santa Clara, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

If you are looking for Mexican food in Bend than El Caporal has it. It is the BEST Mexican Restaurant in Bend. Great menu, lots of items to chose from. The service is fast and your food comes out hot. I would eat at El Caporal every time I come to Bend.

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Bend, Oregon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The wife and I went for dinner and enjoyed our dinning experience. Very tasty good and a huge selection of margaritas. I had the shredded beef enchiladas mole which was wonderful and the wife had chicken fajitas. The meats were very good & cooked perfectly. I had a Mai Tai margarita & the wife had a Cadillac one. Both were... More

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
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49 reviews 49 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We sat at the bar, chips, salsa and water were immediately delivered. Chips and salsa were tasty! We ordered drinks from that bartender, he was more interested in watching soccer and fussing at the staff than doing anything else. I know some Spanish, I got the gist of it. We had to order food from another waiter, who was nothing... More

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Bend, Oregon
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215 reviews 215 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Lots of things to like about El Caporal. We visited there tonight and again found very friendly staff. We were seated quickly and even though it was a busy night we received good service. Lots of things to like on the menu and good beer including some local microbrews. Large portions and we like to order the #11 Three Chicken... More

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Bend, Oregon, United States
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9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Quick service and was seated very quickly. Was a little noisy, but the food was very good. We go here often.

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Bend, Oregon, United States
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9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

FOOD was great. The service this time was very very slow. There wasn't hardly anyone in the resturant. So we felt the service could of been alot better. the atmosphere was so-so.

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Hollister, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

After moving to Oregon from California, we were finding it a challenge to find nice and good and spicy Mexican food. This establishment had it!! Good enchilada sauce, and nice and spicy salsa. Margaritas were nice and strong, and the staff very friendly and amiable.

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Albany, Oregon
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96 reviews 96 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

For a great Mexican meal, this is the place to eat at! The service was very good, and the menu had so many selections to choose from. We did not have to wait long for our dinners, and the portions were HUGE! Loved the salsa that was included with our meal. The prices were very good, and we will come... More

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