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El Cazador

1540 Montclair Rd, Birmingham, AL 35210-2225
+1 205-951-1205
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“cheese dip” (4 reviews)
“taco salad” (3 reviews)
“asador” (10 reviews)
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
1540 Montclair Rd, Birmingham, AL 35210-2225
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

This was one of our favorites but we moved across town and after a year we return to find a Who Cares? attitude for both service and food. Husband ordered a draft beer...sorry, tap broken. So, a Coors Light? Sorry, out of Bud Light. At...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kathleenm461
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

My family was looking for a decent place to grab some dinner on the way to Atlanta and we pulled up Trip Advisor and found this place.. Wifey had taco salad. It was a good taco salad. Their beef is “better than most” according to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank scarylaundrymonster
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Had some good fish tacos and very nice mango margarita! Good food and friendly service. Can recommend the taco salad as well.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Usozzie
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Food here is great! Great salsa, wonderful queso chorizo, tasty margaritas, nachos, chile rellenos, chicken, beef, pork, shrimp and fish dishes are really delightful. The service is fast and helpful as well as friendly. Very reasonably priced... We will return many more times

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank stanford f
Reviewed 5 January 2018

My wife and I were looking for lunch at a restaurant wasn't a cookbook franchise. We found it here. The restaurant is homely, relaxed, family-friendly, very good Mexican food, and prices are low. We saw several families and everyone seemed to be enjoying the food....More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank rwellstoo
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Our family and friends have been eating at El Cazador for many years. We have had consistently good experience with the food and service. I had the combination dinner with 1 each taco, enchilada and chalupa. My husband enjoyed his shrimp tacos but said the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 1 October 2017

After being a regular here for 12 years, no one has ever greeted me in a friendly way, not once. no hello, no welcome, come in. Nothing. We eat there as a neighborhood only because it is convenient. The service is slow and surly. The...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank evinrude212
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican food! I love their cheese dip and Mexican salad. Great services and margaritas. Very small bathroom stalls

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank pisces63
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

A large group of my family went to El Cazdor. We luckily got our table on the early side, because this is a popular place. I was impressed that they offered a veggie fajita plate, which I had not seen elsewhere. My niece and I...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank PrednisonePrincess
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I have eaten at this place many times over the past few years. Food and service are consistently great. Over the past months, I have tried to eat here at least twice a month. I live about 100 miles away, but come here to see...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank dantemike1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 Montclair Rd, Birmingham, AL 35210-2225
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-951-1205
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