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Sam Diego's

950 Iyannough Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601-1822
+1 508-771-8816
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (28 reviews)
“enchiladas” (26 reviews)
“beans” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
950 Iyannough Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601-1822
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the fun atmosphere, the outside area is beautiful. Great salads and nice varied menu. Something for everyone. Cocktails are very good, be warned the Bahama Mama are like going on a tropical vacation....and may cause you to have more fun than you intended!!

Thank Doldsay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been here in a while so we dropped in with friends. We were seated right away (this place is big). Waitress was fruendly, engaging and did a great job. Place was clean, always a plus. The menu is huge. Typical salsa and nachos served,...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the two Mexican places you can eat while in Hyannis, but there isn’t outstanding about the food if you really are looking a close to a real Mexican dishes. I had the fish taco; fish was good, but the mango salsa...More

Thank Jun B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit while vacationing on the Cape. They have a great menu and the food was delicious. The service was great and the restaurant offers a fun and comfortable setting. The fish tacos were great!

Thank lovetheoceanpg
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Very busy place. Not too long of a wait. Had a great server. Huge drink and food menu. Nice mexican flare. Food came in reasonable time. Fairly good for the money. Had a good time. Recommend.

Thank bridgone
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Sam Diego was a great place to have lunch. For $8 you get all you can eat Tacos, Chili , soup and salad.Our waitress was wonderful and the food was outstanding. They had 3 soups on the bar and they were all good, I ate...More

Thank Petergun1962
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Went to Sam Diego's one night because it was one of the few restaurants open near our hotel. What a pleasant surprise. The food was great, a lot of it and the atmosphere was very pleasant. Everything was so good I went back to eat...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Sam Diego's has been a stop for us in Hyannis for years. The food is really good with decent portion sizes and always love the chips and salsa. If your really hungry get one of the combo meals and it will not disappoint. The service...More

Thank NYYanks1974
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Found this from review and agreed with others that for vegetarians not a lot choice for food as they have prepared the food earlier, so the means it's not freshly made as you order, but with the help of serving staff I was able to...More

Thank JayPten
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Sam Diego's has been a staple of Hyannis for years. The food is good. Love the chips and salsa. The service was very good and the food was delivered quickly. We have never been disappointed at this establishment.

Thank Philip G
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Questions & Answers
Mary S
3 August 2016|
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Response from Irene C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mary, I agree with you that much of the prepared food at Sam Diego's does have a "bite" to it -- but because I myself like spices, that has not been a problem for me. You will want to avoid any of their mexican dishes... More
5 September 2015|
Response from 55Rocky | Reviewed this property |
They don't serve breakfast
4 September 2015|
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Response from girlnxtdr | Property representative |
Secret_Squirre1, I'm glad to hear you are planning a trip to the Cape. As for breakfast, I would recommend a few places. Keltic Kitchen, Idgy's, The Daily Paper, and Percy's. I'm a native Cape Codder (62 years) and breakfast... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Iyannough Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Hyannis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-771-8816
Located directly "West" of the Cape Cod Mall entrance-way on Rt. 132, And independently owned since 1982, our Mexican Cookery & Bar has been a longstanding gathering spot for both neighborhood locals and out-of-town visitors alike. We offer a full menu of delicious award-winning Mexican & Tex-Mex selections, Southwestern Specialties, Bar-be-Que, Gluten Free and Vegan menu, various Salads, SAMwiches & SAMburgers. We also offer an extensive "Young Juan's" kid's menu with coloring pages 'n crayons
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