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226 N Tremont St, Kewanee, IL 61443-2234
+1 309-852-0863
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately I will not recommend this establishment. I even waited 7 months after my first bad experience to go again and try to give them a 2nd chance. However, the service was still slow and I mean I waited so long I wasn't even hungry anymore! Then they one at a time brought out my families meals. Mine was brought... More 

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Thank Angilina L
Kewanee, Illinois
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This restaurant has really good and very ample chicken or beef Fajitas, and especially good Margaritas.

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Thank Shirley S
Illinois
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I liked the authenticity of the food. I also asked for chile con queso and they actually knew what I wanted! Since leaving Texas this was a first. I found the atmosphere very San Antonio taqueria like and the food just as good. The service was great and very friendly. I don't know what it was like before but the... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2014

Let's face it, there aren't a lot of restaurants in Kewanee. El Cazador is a decent place to eat. I had the quesadilla Rellena. My hubby had the chille relleno. I was impressed by the very fresh guacamole but disappointed with the canned mushrooms. My hubby said the chille relleno wasn't impressive. The food was bland. We specifically asked for... More 

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1 Thank HRRunner
Il.-USA
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71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2013

Our family gets togeather for a weekly dinner and 9 out of 10 it`s here.The food is primo the staff very friendly.It is also a very clean place to visit!!!

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Thank USALOVETOTRAVEL2
Leavenworth, Kansas
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172 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2013

If you drove by El Cazador and were not a local, you would continue to drive right by, what a mistake that would be! El Cazador is a great mexican restaurant. Excellent service with spectacular food that is reasonably priced make this place a must stop while in town. Don't forget to check the daily specials, you will not be... More 

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1 Thank Howie K
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2013

The service is excelent, friendly and they take care of all special request with the menu, I use to travel to that part of the country a few times of the year and I always end with them,the place is clean, nice a good spot to enjoy with friends and family. overall of the food excelent.

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Thank Jhonson B
des moines
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105 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2012

I had enchiladas Acapulco full of shrimp and crab and cheese, with guac and pico and rice on the side for $9.00 and it was pretty darn good. My wife had spinach, mushroom, cheese quesadillas for about $7.00 and she liked them. It was a Friday night and Negra Modelo was $2.25 !!! 16 oz. Margaritas were premade but only... More 

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Thank treeshaker
Kewanee
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 July 2012

the place needs updating however the food is good and they have good beer specials during the week.

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Thank LISH82
Sheffield
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2012

Best chili releno I've even eaten. all the way to mexico. but not including. have yet to cross the border.

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Thank jbivvie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 N Tremont St, Kewanee, IL 61443-2234
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Kewanee
  • Phone Number: +1 309-852-0863

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