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El Mazatlan

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
105 Gardner Ln, Cave City, KY 42127-8452
+1 270-773-7448
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (44 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (30 reviews)
“rice” (24 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
105 Gardner Ln, Cave City, KY 42127-8452
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Being from Texas, we tend to avoid Mexican restaurants in places like Kentucky :) However, we were in desperate need of a margarita and this restaurant was well rated on Trip Advisor and convenient to our hotel. What a pleasant surprise. The margaritas were very...More

Thank ljtraveler_11
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for dinner after a hike in Mammoth Caves Park. Beautiful evening so we decided to sit outside even though the inside looked inviting. Quick service, tasty margaritas, a very full menu. Food came quickly and was excellent. Staff was super friendly and...More

Thank Chris2902
Reviewed 1 week ago

We go here after church about every other Wednesday and it is always so good! It is defiantly mine and my husbands favorite place in Cave City! Wee LOVE the food and the SERVICE! It really is a great place for everyone! We always go...More

Thank TheEsters
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were greeted at the door and seated immediately. We received our food very shortly after ordering. They have nice decorations and decorative tables.

Thank Judie J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chose to eat here over the typical fast food and was not disappointed. Very welcoming and attentive staff! Food was super quick and very good! Margaritas were excellent and a fantastic price, would've had more if I'd known. I had the carne asada tacos and...More

Thank Trahnel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent and service was great! No wait and waiter checked on us often. Food was hot and delicious! I have fajita taco salad

Thank shawnie541
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just finishing our tour of Diamond Caverns and taking a nice hike along the Green River, my husband suggested dinner at El Mazatlan. I was skeptical about Mexican food in Cave City, Kentucky but agreed to dine there promising to myself that I would not...More

Thank SteveandSuzi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a short walk from the motel this restaurant was probably the best value meal this trip. Our waiter arrived by the time we sat down and drinks appeared as rapidly along with nachos and salsa whilst we navigated the vast and colourful menu. The...More

Thank lordgarner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were doing a tour of Kentucky which included a stop at Mammoth Cave Park. We visited the Mammoth Cave Wildlife Museum and I asked the lady for recommendations on restaurants and she mentioned another one, but said El Mazatlan was her...More

Thank Melinda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was very friendly, the food was rather average Mexican fare, and the portions were generous.

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23 September 2016|
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Response from smcmama | Reviewed this property |
I answered before seeing others "Yes" responses.
Pat W
17 July 2015|
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Response from Shipbird1969 | Reviewed this property |
There is outdoor seating, but I dont know if pets are welcomed. Might want to call them to see.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Gardner Ln, Cave City, KY 42127-8452
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Cave City
  • Phone Number: +1 270-773-7448
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