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El Cid Mexican Cuisine

) #6 of 32 Restaurants in Oakhurst $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Spanish
41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
+1 559-683-0282
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“enchiladas” (41 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Great service. Beautiful view. What else is there to say. Always busy with guests and sometimes challenging to park! Restrooms clean.

Thank BoiseFamily6
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can tell a good restaurant by how crowded it is. This place was hopping. It is actually bigger inside than it looks on the outside. We were seated at a table immediately. There was something on the menu for everyone even those who did...More

Thank Eva P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old style food. Large portions on all plates. Full of all the stuff most people think of now as regular Mexican food. Flavors are ok but boring. Salsa lacks punch and is too thin and runny. The chips are fine. The guacamole is also thin...More

Thank worldview2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Mexican food. We are from the Midwest and have our fair share of Mexican restaurants but el cid probably is the tastiest one yet so far. Higher priced than most Mexican restaurants we have been to but it is because it is outside...More

Thank DellsLOVE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was pretty good but the service was meh. The margarita and the guacamole were both good. Our server was just a bit spacey.

Thank marysojo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great all round Mexican restaurant. Great chips and Margaritas. Large selection on the menu. Food is always good. You'll like it

1  Thank BLGirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Mexican food. Good prices and draft beer. Service very friendly but can be slow if busy. Guacamole very good. I

1  Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten at El Cid many times when visiting Oakhurst. Our last trip last week May 2017 was no different. We tried to eat down the street at another venue one night but they had technical problems with their propane so we wound up...More

1  Thank puntaperfecta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go ahead and pass through all the other places in Oakhurst (except maybe Alice's BBQ) until you get to El Cid headed out of town. It has really good, authentic Mexican food, with nice dark interior that is great on hot days and an enclosed...More

1  Thank Brooke O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went for lunch thee first and really enjoyed our meal. We shared the chicken salad and it was delicious and plenty for the two of us. Service was very good too. Decided to go to dinner there with our son and...More

Thank Michael Sharyn H
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Bella L
Do you do catering events at Yosemite? I am interested in informal barbeque rehearsal dinner at Red Woods.
24 May 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 559-683-0282
  • E-mail
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