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Sam Diego's

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Mexican, Southwestern
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950 Iyannough Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601-1822
+1 508-771-8816
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11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We passed this place as we arrived in Hyannis. As we fancied a Mexican we checked into our hotel and returned. Although the car park was busy we were seated straight away. We ordered chicken fajitas and chicken fajita quesadilla. All the food was reasonably good, but there were some odd things, like the fajitas were not served on a... More 

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Thank Sdwoo
Hyannis, United States
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been a regular for over 20 years The food is great and the setting is really fun. You can't stop looking around. If you visit during the week at lunchtime there's a taco bar that is especially good for kids

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Thank Elisabeth M D
Braintree
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had gone to Captain Parker's where the wait was 30-40 mins. It was kind of late and except for the 1/2 chicken, which I wasn't really in the mood for, prices seemed kind of high. We were kind of in the mood for Tex-Mex so we chose Sam Diego's based on reviews. The waitress was OK but definitely more... More 

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Thank Robert D
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We've eaten here before never expecting great food - but it was very mediocre-poor this time. We won't eat here again for the cost and quality, even for a chain restaurant.

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Thank Loretta M
South Plainfield, New Jersey
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for lunch on a whim after hearing the advert on PIXY 103 radio. We knew it would work well because our boys LOVE tacos. The 7.95 lunch buffet is fantastic. It's not a large spread, but it has enough to fill you up through most of the day into late evening. Taco bar, soup and chili. Some extras... More 

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Thank Rich T
West Wareham, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

visited for dinner before show at the Cape Cod Melody tent. The food is fantastic The service is great. Nice atmosphere. The menu is varied with both Mexican and American dishes and also a kids menu. The drinks are great.

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Thank butchp21
East Windsor, New Jersey
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I was first told just how great the tacos were at Sam Diego's, my first thought as I was listening was something along the lines of "alright already...you're only talking about tacos.....how great can a taco even be?". Until I went there (as recently as July 2016). The staff is extremely professional and courteous and the food is awesome.... More 

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Thank Ed E
Orlanda fl
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located near the Cape Cod Mall, a convenient lunch or dinner stop while the area. Offers a full menu with expected Mexican styled favorites. A server will great you with a nice basket of warm tortilla chips. A lunch buffet features salads, soup, chili and taco fixings. A good value and great self-service. Full bar, so hoist a Corona or... More 

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Thank TheMitt
Centerville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious, fresh flavorful food, generous portions, friendly service. The tortilla chips are great and taste fresh made. This is one of my favorite restaurants anywhere.

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Thank Jon G
Mashpee, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the mood for good mexican food, a fun atmosphere, modest prices, excellent drinks, homemade chips served warm with awesome salsa, etc. you will want to stop by Sam Diego's in Hyannis for sure. Mid-week check out their lunchtime taco bar which includes chili and varied soup specials. And for frequent diners, be sure to ask for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $22
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Iyannough Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Hyannis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-771-8816
Description
Located directly "West" of the Cape Cod Mall entrance-way on Rt. 132, And independently owned since 1982, our Mexican Cookery & Bar has been a longstanding gathering spot for both neighborhood locals and out-of-town visitors alike.

We offer a full menu of delicious award-winning Mexican & Tex-Mex selections, Southwestern Specialties, Bar-be-Que and various Salads, SAMwiches & SAMburgers. We also offer an extensive "Young Juan's" kid's menu with coloring pages 'n crayons

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