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El Caporal

1417 Eastridge Rd, Richmond, VA 23229-5501
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
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Mexican
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LOCATION
1417 Eastridge Rd, Richmond, VA 23229-5501
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Our family loves this place. Their Menu is diversified, their chips are always warm and fresh and the white sauce and salsa are excellent! I had their guacamole salad which was the BEST! The service is always friendly and they remember us as regulars when...More

Thank jeffras
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Good food in a convenient location. Lunch menu is robust and quickly serviced. Traditional dishes to choose from on the menu

Thank keithmJ6744FW
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Good Standard Mexican food with very friendly service. Definitely neighborhood atmosphere. Building not much to look at from the outside, inside is nicer than you would expect. Will return.

Thank virginiahome64
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here on a recent trip to Richmond based on the reviews we saw. We were disappointed. The service was good and friendly but we both had enchiladas and they were not so great. The black beans were very salty and...More

Thank MoonliteMaven
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Nice little local spot for very good Mexican food! My husband, son and I had dinner there last night, and it was quite busy but very well run as orders were taken and delivered within perfect time. Not too fast, but no real wait. Everything...More

Thank 11summergirlva
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I just love the fajitas here. Tasty, generous portions of food all around, and excellent service. Oscar looked after us tonight in a packed house. And the entire restaurant staff did a super job of seating, feeding and clearing all of us diners this evening....More

Thank TheCaptBob
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

A nice surprise to find this restaurant. Quaint and has feel as if in Playa Del Carmen or Tulum. Love their guacamole salad and shrimp fajitas. Reasonable portions and $$. Stays busy at lunch time.

Thank Judi W
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Food is always fresh and the staff are great. Get the carnitas! Yummy chips too. Good beer selection.

Thank Ric B
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Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

I've been going here for years with family, friends, sports teams, and anyone else who likes Mexican food. Incredibly friendly staff, great food, and excellent atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

I love the food here. I like to get the large container of salsa and chips to go after my meal. I take it home and eat it the next day. Beef tacos are tasty because of the cheese on top. I don't know what...More

1  Thank Therese D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1417 Eastridge Rd, Richmond, VA 23229-5501
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
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