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El Conquistador Restaurant

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4508 W Waco Dr, Waco, TX 76710-7047
+1 254-772-4596
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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San Marcos, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a good restaurant and I'm glad I came across it, chips and salsa with a taco plate hit the spot

Thank JB J
Orange County, Ca
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417 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They were super busy and worked so hard this particular Friday evening. Food was enjoyable. Our favorite is the spinach enchilada.

Thank MominOC
Eddy, Texas
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234 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I split a Taco Rico plate which is two beef burritos with lettuce smothered in queso with rice and beans. We had a small delicious chilled guacamole which we split as well. It was all definitely enough for two of us. He enjoyed a an ice cold beer and I had a margarita. The chips were fresh... More 

Thank JoyfulEddy
Waco, Texas
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Good, basic Tex Mex. Tacos fair, hot sauce ok, bland. Good chips, good rice. Excellent cheese enchiladas. Good place to go if you want your food served quickly. Occasionally not as hot as it should be, but overall good. A little pricey for what you get.

Thank 1benjy
Bruceville, United States
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Best enchiladas in Waco, TX. And always fresh chips and homemade salsa that is not too spicy, not to mild. Been here a long time, cuz they have a loyal following. When in the mood for non-chain, homemade TexMex, this is the place.

Thank Sarah B
Houston, Texas
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

A very popular restaurant with the locals due to the excellent food and very reasonable prices. We ordered off the lunch menu and had full plates of really good Tex-Mex food.

Thank BoardingPass2013
Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The top shelf margarita was good as was the service. The food leaves a lot to be desired. The queso was not at all good and was more like a congealed soup than cheese dip. The enchilada sauce was also not good. We definitely will not go back.

Thank rrpl
Waco, Texas
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

If you like authentic Tex Mex food, this is definitely a place you should visit. The lunch crowd starts early. My favorite is the cheese enchiladas. Definitely a place you should try if you have never been here.

Thank CLF49
Georgetown, Texas
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209 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Went on the Internet and the information provided said that this was a good or better then good place to eat. Traveling north on I-35 we had to use the services of the lady in the dashboard to find the place. And we did and the event was very pleasing. I can't tell you what I had because I can't... More 

Thank BandaidKid
Waco, Texas
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

I have eaten here many times through the years. The food is consistently good and the portions are generous. Sometimes the restaurant is noisy. The waiters have worked there for years and the service is above average.

Thank Stephenwinarick

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4508 W Waco Dr, Waco, TX 76710-7047
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-772-4596

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?