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El Acapulco

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$$ - $$$Mexican,
202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
+1 573-332-1465
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good15%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“rice” (5 reviews)
“t bone steak” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great restaurant with great chips and salsa. The menu is large and it is in a convenient location.

Thank Marti324
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in and first thing to start the experience off terrible was the Smokey smell of the building, then we were served after 4 other tables that arrived after us. We finally got our food and it was awful. We paid...More

Thank wagmal
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Met with some friends here. Food was just okay. Chips and salsa were decent. Unfortunately, the server got 4 out of 9 orders wrong or with missing items. May or may not have been his fault, but language barrier was a little tough. Otherwise, a...More

Thank SMars1111
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

The chips were bland and a bit greasy. My husband said that the salsa was decent. I had the fish tacos; 3 soft tacos with small pieces of bland fish and mostly lettuce and cheese. The rice was also bland and over-cooked. The atmosphere was...More

Thank Charlene C
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

We weren't very happy with this restaurant. My husband ordered a steak cooked medium and it was almost rare. The service was okay.

Thank Lynn R
Reviewed April 19, 2017

The chips and salsa are free with meal purchase and the food here is typical Tex Mex. The employees are friendly and timely. Food is delivered to table quickly if looking for a quick in and out. I enjoy this restaurant for lunch as it...More

Thank greywolf1953
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We had been on a cruise but hadn't eaten any Mexican. I love chips and salsa so was looking forward to trying these out. The chips were light and crispy and not too salty. The salsa was really nice too. Hubby ordered the Taco Salad...More

Thank Joyce H
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Of all the places to eat in Cape Girardeau, and there are many Mexican options, I think this is the best choice. They're pretty decently priced and have never had a bad meal. I recommend all of their dips.

Thank Drew_Slade
Reviewed March 10, 2017

We eat here on a regular basis and live 45 miles away. Nacho is very friendly and does a great job in this restaurant. Food is fresh and very tasty. Endless chips and salsa are very good. If you like margarita's you won't be disappointed...More

Thank platinumF150
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

We love El Acapulco. The staff is friendly and helpful. The food is delicious and arrives quickly. Great prices and fabulous sweet tea!

Thank Shannon B
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Response from Butterflydays | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have gluten free, so I am providing you with their phone number. (573) 332-1465. They open at 11:00 a.m. CST.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 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 - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-332-1465
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