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“Great Food...Great Value”
Review of El Cazador

El Cazador
Ranked #4 of 90 Restaurants in Oak Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: American, Southwestern, Mexican
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Description: Consecutively voted "Best Mexican" by Whidbey News-Times readers 2010 thru 2017. Since 1982 we have remained family owned and operated are and proud to serve Whidbey Island delicous Mexican food! Whether you are craving some delicious Queso Dip, Churros, Carne Asada, Fajitas, Pozole, or Tortilla soup, you are sure to find something to love here at El Cazador.
Reviewed August 26, 2012

WE love to go the El Cazador. The food is always great and the staff is always friendly. They are always great about making exactly what we want. And our chips are never empty for long!

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Jose R, Owner at El Cazador, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2012

Muchas Gracias for your patronage and your positive feedback here on TripAdvisor! We are so glad to hear that you and your family enjoy our restaurant! If there is ever anything else we can do to make your visits better, please do not hesitate to ask.

Jose Rodriguez
El Cazador Mexican Grill & Cantina
Second Generation Owner

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Reviewed August 5, 2012

We stopped in for a quick lunch while exploring the Island. I had Carnitas Rancheras and my wife had Enchiladas Suizas (chicken with sweet onions, bell peppers, mushrooms) and Guacamole Fresco to start. The guacamole was fantastic, would recommend anytime to start a meal with the chips and salsa which were great as well. We both had Strawberry Margaritas which were great as well. We returned for the brunch sunday morning which was equally fantastic.Great selection of american and mexican breakfast favorites, and a great spread of fruit. All around a great experience.

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Jose R, General Manager at El Cazador, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2012

We are so glad that you enjoyed your experience at El Cazador! Our family strives to make customers feel like family, and we are so happy that you returned for Brunch. Muchas Gracias and thank you for visiting us!

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Reviewed July 27, 2012

Enjoyed a great dinner at the El-Cazador this evening, great variety of tasty food and service was excellent. I will definitely return!

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Jose R, Owner at El Cazador, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2012

Thank you for taking the time to review our Family's restaurant here on Tripadvisor! We are glad you stopped by, and we look forward to serving you again soon! Gracias!

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Reviewed July 26, 2012

Great menu selection, large portions, and knowledgeable staff. I need to eat gluten-free, and they had several good selections. I recommend the carne asada enchiladas. Yum!

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Jose R, Owner at El Cazador, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2012

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Family's restaurant here on Tripadvisor! We are working on our gluten-free menu and we are so glad that you had a positive experience in finding foods that met your specific dietary needs. Muchas Gracias and thank you very much for your patronage!

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Reviewed July 11, 2012

The food was great and so was our server, Salina. Huge portions to our amazement!

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Management response:Responded July 13, 2012

Thank you for visiting our family's restaurant! We are so glad you enjoyed your food and service. Thank you also for your feedback and your patronage!

Gracias!

Jose Rodriguez
Owner/GM

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