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El Conquistador Restaurant

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) #83 of 328 Restaurants in Waco $$ - $$$ Mexican,
901 N Loop 340, Waco, TX 76705-7507
+1 254-799-6655
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
901 N Loop 340, Waco, TX 76705-7507
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

This place is always crowded at lunch. I ordered the burrito special today off the lunch menu. It was stuffed with hamburger meat and topped with chili con carne. Nothing exciting about it, or the refried beans or the rice. Chips are not served warm....More

Thank multimom
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

The El Conquistador was recommended by the locals and it was really good. The spinach enchiladas with poblano pepper cream sauce was exceptional. Great ending for a wonderful day. The Mammoth site was amazing

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed January 19, 2017

This is a modest place , but very nice and very good food. The wait staff was also very welcoming. I had great dinner.

Thank 960kristofers
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Great place been eating with this family business for nearly 40 yrs can't go wrong with the Donna Marie plate

Thank catliftlegend
Reviewed September 10, 2016

The local publication reflected this to be the consumers #1 Mexican restaurant in Waco. Boy did they miss the mark. It was plain Jane at best. The quesadillas were very dry and tasteless. The enchiladas were undercooked. The tacos were very plain. The only thing...More

Thank Staunchest
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

I had the pleasure of eating at El Conquistador in December of 2015. I am not from Texas, and I wanted authentic Tex Mex while I was visiting, and BOY did this restaurant deliver. Endless chips and dip were a treat. And large portions were...More

Thank Yecart68
Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

I have always liked their chicken enchiladas. Their sour cream sauce is delicious. However, today when we went the waitress could not get our drinks straight,chips were stale, they put mayonnaise on my husband's hamburger (we specifically requested honey mustard and told the waitress he...More

Thank Jewell S
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Not the best ever, but definitely worth the money. We were not disappointed. The beef fajitas were some of the most tender I have ever had. Service was quick and friendly.

Thank MKM78163
Reviewed March 4, 2016

We have been going there for lots of years ! The owners and staff have always been very nice. The food is always the same every time we go there and the cooks are awesome

Thank Bill G
Reviewed February 9, 2016

Great food always fast and hot! Great chips and salsa. Love to go here. Friendly staff and great owners.

2  Thank HallsburgSodbuster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 N Loop 340, Waco, TX 76705-7507
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-799-6655
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