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El Zarape - CLOSED

103 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4928
+1 910-458-5226
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“beans” (2 reviews)
“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
103 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4928
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11 - 20 of 42 reviews

Reviewed June 5, 2012

now called el cazador and has horrible food. Mexican is usually about the same everywhere you go, but el cazador has gross over prices food, id rather eat at el cerro grande up the road

2  Thank Ryan F
Reviewed May 29, 2012

If you get a craving for Mexican food and don't want to travel off-island, then this is the place to go. The food is average, and service can be spotty depending on how packed they are. Parking is almost impossible - a handful of spots...More

Thank alisluv
Reviewed May 8, 2012

The best thing about the restaurant is the staff!! They are usually busy but are always friendly!! My kids and I always visit and have a blast here. The food is amazing and delicious. This is one of our favorite places to go while in...More

Thank sharkbait1962
Reviewed April 10, 2012

Wonderful Mexican food, outdoor dining, good serve, large portions. We'll be back again.

Thank lpadfield
Reviewed February 21, 2012

Went on February 19th 2012. The food was really good but I asked for unseen ice tea and the sweet n low on the table had sat there so long...it turned solid and would not come out the pack. It was raining the day we...More

Thank Mzzladeegso
Reviewed February 13, 2012

My wife and I have come to make this a dinner stop on our Carolina Beach vacations. Very good food and service. Wait ona balcony seat in the summer overlooking the amusement rides.

Thank DutchFan
Reviewed December 3, 2011

My wife and I have eaten here many times. Service and food are excellent every time we eat there.

Thank Rob B
Reviewed November 13, 2011

I lived 3 blocks away from this place and I loved it since day one. I have taken many friends and family members here and they have nothing but good things to say. After moving this is the only place I go to for sure...More

Thank Alan N
Reviewed November 12, 2011

When we entered the restaurant it looked clean. We sat down at a booth and was just about to hand the server our menus when a big black bug crawled up on the table. I looked at my husband and said where did that come...More

Thank Ladyfingers27794
Reviewed September 4, 2011

Have been here twice and both times, the service was slow. Food was so-so. Too bad, because we love Mexican and would really like to have a good regular Mexican restaurant to go to in CB. This, unfortunately does not fit the bill for us.

1  Thank BJ A
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4928
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-5226
  • E-mail