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El Cazador Mexican Restaurant

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Mexican, Southwestern
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101 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4928
+1 910-458-5226
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was craving nachos so ordered chicken nachos. I had the expectations of lettuce, tomatoes,and jalapeños along with the chicken. NO

Helpful?
Thank Cindy O
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Cindy, I'm sorry we didn't serve you exactly what you were expecting. We're always more than happy to get you the toppings you want to go along with your nachos. I'd love to get another chance to live up to your expectations. Cheers, Diego Garcia, General Manager More 

High Point, North Carolina
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food and service was great! We didn't have to wait long, the food was hot and tasty. The staff was very professional and friendly.

Helpful?
Thank melissav0623
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Melissa, good food and service are always what we have our sights on, so thanks for letting us know how we did while you were in. Thanks so much for the stars -- I hope we get to welcome you back sometime! Cheers, Diego Garcia, General Manager More 

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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Halloween night, not busy. Service nearly nonexistent Took awhile before they took our order for 3 of us. Cautiously waiting for our food to arrive.

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Thank Timothy L
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Timothy, I apologize that your service wasn't better on Halloween. We always want to be attentive and helpful, and I'll speak to my team to make sure we're doing just that. Hope you enjoyed your meal. Cheers, Diego Garcia, General Manager More 

Youngstown, Ohio
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115 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We went to El Cazador last night and I've heard mixed reviews about it there was a decent crowd especially for a Monday night some couples and some larger groups the service was fast I thought the prices were very good and they brought over chips and salsa and our drinks right away we ordered our dinners and I have... More 

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Thank loroOhio
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

This is awesome! I couldn't be happier to hear that you decided to give us a shot and that you left looking forward to your next visit. I know it's hard to branch out once you've found something you like, so I'm glad the first thing you tried was such a hit! Thanks for the great review -- see you... More 

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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Large portion, but food was average. Staff efficient. Margaritas were to high, but really good. The restaurant was clean.

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Thank williamsja06
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

I really wish we would've impressed you more with our food! Usually, we get great reviews about it, so I'm sorry we didn't show you our very best. If still in town, we'd love to welcome you back for an even better time. Cheers, Diego Garcia, General Manager More 

Greensboro, North Carolina
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Most likely the coldest restaurant I've eaten in. About froze to death. Food is very average at best. Pricey for Mexican as well.

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Thank NCskierGSO
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm sorry you were cold when you were eating with us. We try to make sure everyone is comfortable, but when we adjust the temperature it can take 30 minutes to an hour to feel the difference. As for your food, we're better than average, and it's disappointing that we didn't prove it to you. Best, Diego Garcia, General Manager More 

Ohio
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We ate here one evening and also a lunch later in the week. Food was tastey and prices are good. Salsa was so good, bought some to go. Negative, LOTS of screaming kids but hardly their control. Just f.y.i.

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Thank FunDays2010
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Happy to see you ate with us twice! Good salsa is key to a good meal, and it's awesome you got some for the road. I apologize about the kiddos, but you're right, that's out of our control. Thanks for the awesome review! Best, Diego Garcia, General Manager More 

Myrtle Beach, Sc
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119 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Stopped here for lunch and had fajitas. Great price and plenty of food. Would recommend to anyone who liked Mexican are.

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Thank junglybill
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Nothing better than fajitas for lunch! So glad you enjoyed everything -- thanks for the recommendation. Hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Diego Garcia, General Manager More 

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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We went in and were seated immediately. It took a while to get drinks ordered, but the waiter was professional. We got our chips, which were very good, and they brought both hot and mild dipping sauce; a nice touch. After we ordered, we overheard the table beside us ask their waiter to take their order. In about 20 minutes... More 

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Thank JD P
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

It's disappointing you experienced a long wait, JD. You're right, a simple dinner shouldn't take an hour and a half -- even on a night when we're swamped. It sounds like there was possibly some miscommunication between staff members because this just isn't the norm for us. I'll definitely follow up to see if I can figure out what the... More 

Ottawa
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The whole family loved eating there, we had to go again before we left Carolina Beach. Food was delicious, our server was amazing, we were lucky enough to get her both times, the portions are rediculous, it was like you got to have supper and then lunch the next day

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Thank OttawaTwinsMama
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

This rocks! There's nothing better than getting to welcome visitors in for a bite during vacation. I'm so glad you and your whole family joined us twice -- thanks for the kind words. Safe travels! Cheers, Diego Garcia, General Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4928
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-5226
Description
El Cazador is a family-restaurant serving quality Mexican cuisine. At El Cazador, we pride ourselves on an incredible menu made from fresh ingredients and fast, friendly service. We make sure to buy the best, quality ingredients to prepare delicious tasting dishes.

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