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El Apache Restaurant

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922 Blanding Blvd, Ste 2, Orange Park, FL 32065-8949
+1 904-276-7074
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

When I'm in the mood for Mexican, this is the only place I'll go to in Orange park. The owners and wait staff are actually friendly and attentive unlike the other well known place. The salsa is fresh. I usually get lunch specials with enchiladas, soft tacos, rellenos, salad, beans. Not fat laden. They have corona light on tap. Yeah!

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Thank Losthorizonlisa
Orange Park, Florida
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108 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Been going here for years - good Orange Park Mexican food - but not real Mexican as in the southwestern states and Mexico - speedy gonzalez is taco, beef burrito and spanish rice - good food, but not great.

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Thank Wayne C
Jacksonville, Florida
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89 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We were here for dinner. It was ok, but kind of plain. Most of our dishes were good but not great. The sauce on my husbands burrito was very interesting, and really didn't like it. He ended up only eating the inside which was just ground beef. My enchiladas and refried beans had hardly any cheese on it.

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Thank philstafferontherun
Jacksonville, Florida
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

I have been going to this place since 1999, and it is still the best Mexican restaurant I have been to, and I have been to a LOT of Mexican restaurants. The owners are a mom and pop, and they do everything right. The food is great, the service is usually fantastic (everybody has a bad day sometimes) the bathrooms... More 

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Thank Tewkes1962
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

We love going to El Apache. The food is very authentic and their salsa is yummy. The only thing we don't like about it is feeling a bit rushed at night. I know staff probably wants to get home but try not to make us feel rushed. We will continue to go here over La Nopolera, which in my opinion... More 

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Thank Shawn B
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50 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

My family and friends went here and it was great. The service was superb. The Texas fajitas were out of this world. The server suggested corn tortillas. They were fresh and the food was hot and full of flavor. One of our friends ordered nachos she couldn't even come close to eating it all!

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Thank Xzacklee
Orange Park, Florida
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277 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

Had a great dinner with the family. One order came out incorrect and they immediately corrected it. The carne asada is real good and plenty. Had a great experience! It is always a pleasure to go there!!!

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Thank Ed M
Middleburg, fl
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154 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

I enjoyed my Taco Salad a lot, and my husband bragged about the Carne Asada This is a nice place to eat with your family and its popular. The staff is great and the food excellent!

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Thank floribel071
Jacksonville, Florida
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

We just ate here a couple of nights ago. The food here is pretty good. The staff is always friendly and accomodating. The prices are mid-range. I wouldnh't say it was great, but it isn't bad either.

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Thank raineenyte
Jacksonville, Florida
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

I've been to this restaurant a couple times in the past with the family but hadn't been in a couple years. With a lengthy wait at a very popular Mexican restaurant closer to our house, we decided to go the extra distance and visit El Apache again. The chips and salsa were decent and the server was very generous with... 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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 922 Blanding Blvd, Ste 2, Orange Park, FL 32065-8949
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Orange Park
  • Phone Number: +1 904-276-7074

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