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El Palacio

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1885 Highway 95, Bullhead City, AZ 86442-730
+1 928-763-2494
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10:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 8:30 am
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The waitress (Maria) was very helpful and explained that they have a small buffet as well as menue items. I had the Fajita Salad with chicken. The best Fajita salad I have ever had. The chicken was moist and the vegetables plenty. Will visit again the next time we are in Bullhead City.

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Thank Betty H
Las Vegas, Nevada
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

We visit this El Palacios several times each year. We have tried other restaurants on both sides of the river and being a retired USAF member that spent many years in Oklahoma and Texas and Mexican cuisine being my favorite food I feel that I am qualified to judge this business in comparison to others. If you want authentic Mexican... More 

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Thank 4milewonder
Nipomo, California
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

We were attracted to this Restaurant because of the exterior decor and eye appeal. It turns out to be a small chain operation. The food was only ok and served on room temperature plates. Last but not least the service was detached and almost off hand. Lack of floor management was evident. It is a shame that this excellent physical... More 

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Thank wanderingsid
Tacoma, Washington
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72 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

I was with a group of 12 and they were willing to put us in a separate room and provide individual checks. For those in the group that were drinkers, they had margaritas, that were quite inexpensive, while I stuffed myself with complementary chips and salsa. We were there on a Tuesday and there was a taco special for $.99... More 

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Thank SoloTraveler999
Houston, Texas
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128 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

My wife and I plus another couple dinned here on 10/18/16. The other couple is local but we are traveling from Texas. I mention that because South Texas offers so really great Mexican food and this dinner was right up there with some of our favorite places. We all had something different to eat and only heard good comments from... More 

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Thank Chuck B
Surprise, Arizona
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216 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

We had shrimp fajita's and seafood soup bowl (?) I'm not a fan but seems 2b a hit w/local's and bar area serves as a social watering hole. They have specials, TV's and a full bar. My other enjoyed the soup bowl but I tasted and was a little spicy for me. They serve complimentary chips w/hot & mild dip.... More 

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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by this restaurant while on vacation in Laughlin. Service was excellent and food was great! I highly recommend this restaurant!

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Thank Paul C
Rancho Mirage, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

We love this place. The decor is all part of the fun. We always eat at the bar so we can chat with locals. This last trip, over Labor Day weekend, we ate exactly the same thing twice! Our favorite thing here is the bean dip, although this time it had almost no chili's in it, and we always ask... More 

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Fort Mohaxe, Arizona
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

The quality of this food has dropped in the last couple of years. Drinks are still good but prices have increased. Not a repeat place to eat anymore

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Good Mexican food, atmosphere, and service! Kingman local favorite. Located in the historic district, on route 66.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:30 am
Monday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1885 Highway 95, Bullhead City, AZ 86442-730
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Bullhead City
  • Phone Number: +1 928-763-2494

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Bellflower, United States
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?