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El Amigo Mexican Restaurant

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1776 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6104
+1 704-938-1111
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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1776 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6104
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Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

First time here. Great place to eat. I had the Fajita Nachos Texanas. Way too much food for 1 person. Makes 2 meals for a cheap price.

Thank Sonya F
Reviewed October 31, 2016

My wife and our families and our churches go there every Sunday. The place stays packed on Sunday especially. The service is always super fast and they get everything right 99% of the time. But we've never been disappointed and everyone we know has nothing...More

Thank josephanterola
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

The best the best the best if you want authentic Mexican, this is the place you want to be. Prices are fair, portions are huge and the chips and salsa flow freely. Servers hosts and even bus persons are top notch. Very clean always a...More

Thank mamalotito7
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

The food used to be hot fresh and delicious. It seems something has changed. Service slow and food not as good.

Thank nickieh07
Reviewed October 8, 2016

This is one of my favorites. Our family sometimes celebrate birthdays there. The food is delicious and the staff is very friendly.

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Reviewed September 18, 2016

Plenty of selection on the menu, fast service and great tasting food on the cheap. Child friendly and conveniently located.

Thank Zahn S
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We are now regular customers of El Amigo for quite a few reasons. The food is really good, fresh and authentic. The service is friendly and fast. Our orders have always been right with any special instructions followed. The wait staff is really attentive and...More

Thank Janet B M
Reviewed September 13, 2016

The restaurant has an enclosed patio so it's like sitting outside but with airconditioning and it's perfect for children because they have a little freedom of movement. The staff is really friendly and the orders are all delivered correctly. It's an extensive menue. I will...More

Thank Alice S
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

I've been several times. My favorite is the fajitas texanas(shrimp, chicken, and steak). There is another dish I enjoy called peluza, I believe. My husband favorite is the California burrito.

Thank seflowe
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

For the amazing reviews I guess my expectations were too high. Chips seemed stale, definitely not fresh. The salsa was ok, I have definitely had better (Andele in Concord). We ordered steak and chicken fajitas for 2. The steak was so over cooked it was...More

Thank LGrebs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1776 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6104
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Kannapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 704-938-1111
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