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El Acapulco

$$ - $$$Mexican,
202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
+1 573-332-1465
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good18%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (6 reviews)
“t bone steak” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The food was wonderful, our server was OK. Had to tell them twice that the restrooms were out of toilet paper and a mess before anyone did anything about it. Told them the first time we first got there and then I checked again when...More

Thank Janice M
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times. Tonight gor the el pollo bonito, crab, shrimp, chicken, rice and veggies. Wow so delicious. Price is good. Alot of food for the money.

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a great restaurant with great chips and salsa. The menu is large and it is in a convenient location.

1  Thank Marti324
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in and first thing to start the experience off terrible was the Smokey smell of the building, then we were served after 4 other tables that arrived after us. We finally got our food and it was awful. We paid...More

Thank wagmal
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Met with some friends here. Food was just okay. Chips and salsa were decent. Unfortunately, the server got 4 out of 9 orders wrong or with missing items. May or may not have been his fault, but language barrier was a little tough. Otherwise, a...More

Thank SMars1111
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The chips were bland and a bit greasy. My husband said that the salsa was decent. I had the fish tacos; 3 soft tacos with small pieces of bland fish and mostly lettuce and cheese. The rice was also bland and over-cooked. The atmosphere was...More

Thank Charlene C
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We weren't very happy with this restaurant. My husband ordered a steak cooked medium and it was almost rare. The service was okay.

Thank Lynn R
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The chips and salsa are free with meal purchase and the food here is typical Tex Mex. The employees are friendly and timely. Food is delivered to table quickly if looking for a quick in and out. I enjoy this restaurant for lunch as it...More

Thank greywolf1953
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had been on a cruise but hadn't eaten any Mexican. I love chips and salsa so was looking forward to trying these out. The chips were light and crispy and not too salty. The salsa was really nice too. Hubby ordered the Taco Salad...More

1  Thank Joyce H
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Of all the places to eat in Cape Girardeau, and there are many Mexican options, I think this is the best choice. They're pretty decently priced and have never had a bad meal. I recommend all of their dips.

1  Thank Drew_Slade
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2 October 2015|
Response from Butterflydays | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have gluten free, so I am providing you with their phone number. (573) 332-1465. They open at 11:00 a.m. CST.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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: 202 S Mount Auburn Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4918
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-332-1465
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