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El Amigo Mexican Restaurant

1776 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6104
+1 704-938-1111
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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1776 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6104
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is always good. Good selection, with vegetarian and low-cal options. Delicious tableside guac; good margaritas and they now have Cabarrus Brewery beers in cans.

Thank Debmcdan
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Prices were good, service was good, my wife’s food was good, chips were great, but my food was REALLY salty. Guacamole was a sauce and it was really salty, too. I like salt!

Thank Aurelio Z
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Chicken nachos and vegetarian C were good options today. Beers are cold and inexpensive. Good local Mexican option.

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We have been dining here for over 15 years. Always enjoy the food and service provided. Even on very busy nights, the wait time is very little. Over time, the owners have done a wonderful job of enterior decorating.

Thank dvnewell
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

The food was good; service great; portion size large; price low! I had plenty of left over from lunch to have it a second day.

Thank linsmithso
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We eat here often. They have fast, friendly service and great Mexican food. It is perfect for a quick lunch when you need to get back to work.

Thank Tammy O
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My Wife and I happened to be in the area and checked Trip Advisor for local restaurants. El Amigo was rated #1 so we decided to try it. Very Glad we did. The atmosphere was very comfortable, not loud. The service was very good. The...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Came here for a quiet dinner. From the minute we walked in, we felt ignored. Several staff members were hanging around the front doing nothing. A few walked past us as we stood waiting to be seated without saying a word. After 10 plus minutes,...More

Thank jdavis7755
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Surprised to find that this was a brother to one of our favorite eating places (Don Juan's in Kernersville NC). We ordered the same meal that we had two weeks ago at DJ's. We like the atmosphere of the restaurant but the food quality was...More

Thank lallen47
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The food is really good, the experience has always been great, the service is great and the prices are very reasonable. We eat here several times a month.

Thank lisanewman2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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: 1776 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6104
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Kannapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 704-938-1111
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