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32195 SR 20, Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA 98277-3774
+1 360-675-6114
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Ranked #9 of 75 Restaurants in Oak Harbor
Price range: $5 - $15
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Southwestern, Mexican
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Description: Voted Best of Western Washington 2013 and The Best of Whidbey 2014 (4 years in a row!) Since 1982 The Rodriguez Family has been serving Oak Harbor delicous Mexican food. We take great pride in what we do and are still family owned and operated. August of 2014 we celebrated 32 years of business in Oak Harbor. We appreciate all of our Amigos who have supported us throughout the years! Whether you are craving some delicious Carne Asada, Fajitas, or Tortilla soup, you are sure to find something to love here at El Cazador. We offer 12 beers on tap (6 of which are Mexican Cervezas, 6 Local) And over 40 Premium Tequilas in our full bar. We look forward to serving you!
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English first
Marysville, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Very good quality and quantity. Plus they deliver :) I had steak fajitas and shrimp taco's and it was all fantastic. We even ordered too much and I ate fajitas for two day.

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Tri-Cities, Washington
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Did not expect the food to be so good to be honest, wow I was very wrong! I'm from a highly Hispanic populated area and was raised with Mexican friends so I am kinda picky about Mexican food..seriously great food here and so cheap! Had a tostada with shredded beef and yum so flavorful! My husband ordered a tamale he... More

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Kalama, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

What a great lunch we had here! I have had the pleasure to eat here several times on visits to Whidbey Island. The food was superb, the service wonderful and really a great value! We will be back for sure!

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Larkspur, Colorado
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304 reviews 304 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Nice warm chips and flavorful salsa is always a trademark of a good mexican restaurant. Cazador was getting ready to close for the night, but were hospitable and served us a meal. I was thankful. This was a nicely decorated mexican food place with good taco salad and burritos. My husband liked his tall cold beer with his spicy food... More

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seattle, washington
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Pretty typical atmosphere for a PNW Mexican restaurant. The service was really friendly and prompt. Chips and salsa were mediocre. Margarita was mediocre and didn't seem to have any tequila in it. Food menu was expansive, but unfortunately the food was meh at best. My husband and I had Carne Asada and Fish Tacos and we shared them. The fish... More

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Camano Island, Washington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My wife needed a place to have lunch while passing through Oak Harbor and didn't really want fast food. We had eaten here years before and I remembered that it was ok. The good news is that it is still ok. We were quickly seated in the dining room and given chips and salsa while we looked over the menu.... More

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Vancouver
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We all loved our food here, we would come back in a heart beat!! The portions are huge - be prepared to take some home with you. Especially if you add bean and rice to your meal as a side. Very reasonable prices, and lots of refills on the drinks. Excellent customer service! I can't say enough good things! Try... More

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Fayetteville, Pennsylvania
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63 reviews 63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Good food at a good price, if you like Mexican you'll love it. Big portions and a friendly staff, large seating area and great service. Large menu to choose from and very authentic, real Mexican food.

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Clinton, Washington
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86 reviews 86 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This place is awesome. Excellent margaritas and pretty tasty mexican cuisine. Friendly service and great atmosphere provide you a nice time for friends or family. I will be back!

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Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I had a large birthday party here (25 people) and the El Cazador staff did a terrific job of communicating with me throughout the planning process and during the party itself. I would specifically like to thank Natasha, Jose, Andres and Leo. They did a wonderful job of setting up the tables, getting the food out right on time, cutting... More

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Additional Information about El Cazador

Address: 32195 SR 20, Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA 98277-3774
Phone Number: +1 360-675-6114
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Oak Harbor
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: American, Southwestern, Mexican

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