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Acapulco Mexican Restaurant Y Cantina

9021 Firestone Blvd, Downey, CA 90241-5317
+1 562-923-4656
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
“burrito” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
9021 Firestone Blvd, Downey, CA 90241-5317
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed August 16, 2017

They have recently remodeled the inside & patio dining areas. We decided to eat inside as we thought it would be quieter than the patio. We were wrong, it was extremely noisy. They need to buy some sound absorbing art for the walls. Aside from...More

Thank PattiW562
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Very good Mexican food, but the service is good as is the Ambience. The bar is better than the restaurant.

Thank DrCraigD
Reviewed May 3, 2017

This has been one of our favorite local Mexican restaurants for almost 30 years. They recently did a major re-model and it changed a lot. But the food is still consistently good.

Thank Lonny53
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Decent, pretty predictable Mexican chain restaurant. Service was fine. As is too often the case in a Mexican restaurant, I gorged on chips and salsa while waiting for the meal. I had the vegetable fajitas which were quite good, though the serving contraption took up...More

Thank Gary O
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Stopped in for lunch on the way to a meeting. I'm a vegetarian and they had cheese enchiladas at the buffet which were good but it would have been nice if they were warmer. Rice was good as well.

Thank Mahir G
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

I always like going to Acapulco for lunch because I enjoy the lunch buffet. I can have what I want and the tortillas are always hot and fresh!

Thank Michael H
Reviewed February 4, 2017

V. good food (all four at the table thought so) and good service too. Easy parking/access and close to our next business stop. Fast but not too fast or rushed. Friendly people. Will stop in again next time in area.

Thank 2pablo2015
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Fresh and delicious variety of Mexican food served in a real ambience as if you are dining in Mexico. Amazing stuff whom are courteous and friendly. Guacamole, nachos, and dip were as great and tasty as the rest of the choices on the menu. Fajita's...More

Thank Talal H
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

If you ever came to the old Acapulco cantina, this new re-model has changed its character to a plain old vanilla big corporate franchise. The environment was the only thing that had this place going. If you want REAL Mexican food try the other restaurants...More

Thank R M
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

OmGee! I had the time of my LIFE in here! The food, Excellent! The service, Awesome Sauce! Their drinks (margaritas) Lord Help Me! I Am In Luv! Happy Hour is the Greatest! If you havent been, U need to! Seriously! don't Cheat Yourself!

Thank Tamiko B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9021 Firestone Blvd, Downey, CA 90241-5317
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Downey
  • Phone Number: +1 562-923-4656
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