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El Mazatlan

105 Gardner Ln, Cave City, KY 42127-8452
+1 270-773-7448
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (44 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (29 reviews)
“rice” (24 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
105 Gardner Ln, Cave City, KY 42127-8452
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Recommend by campground we were staying at. Excellent food, fast service. Good for couples, families, anyone. Large outdoor eating area. Indoors were bright & lively. Very good choice!

Thank standby3440
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Very good food and fresh. Clean. Nice. Margaritas very good. Outside seating available. Lots of seating. Large menu.

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Service was good and fast, great food, good margaritas, seafood was excellent really tasty and good presentation.

Thank reynaalvarez2016
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were at Mammoth Caves and the female park ranger recommended the restaurant. My husband had fajitas jalisco and I had the el Special. There was so much food in front of us. It was all good and we had to take...More

Thank Dana A
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Visiting Mammoth Cave, this place was recommended by a ranger. I had read some of the mediocre reviews here and was hesitant. I went primarily because of the Rangers statement. Boy was I surprised! Good food good service and a pleasant atmosphere. I eat early...More

Thank DuncAtl
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This was truly a find here by Mammoth Caves. My wife and I both ordered the Jalisco Fahitas....they were out standing with shrimp,steak, chicken, onions, peppers, rice,beans, Pico de gallo. Yum, yum! Even the tortillas were delicious. Margaritas were $2.50. Service was excellent! We'd go...More

Thank TOM T
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

The staff are always friendly, attentive and speedy. The food is excellent and we always stop in when traveling to/from elsewhere. Reasonable prices as well.

Thank CarrieM09
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Wife decided she wanted Mexican...mostly for a Margarita...she got a plateful--- make your own fajitas while I just had water , chips and salsa. Seating was quick...food hot and tasty...second drink was prompt..overall a good meal. While more salsa was delivered my water glass went...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly service. Awesome margaronas. Good food. We had the chimichanga, burrito, & chipotle fajitas. It was all very good. Wasn't crazy about their salsa but still very good food and drinks.

Thank waconurselynn
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I little on the pricey side for what is was. People were nice. Only Mexican restaurant in the area. Chichanga was more like a burrito, not deep fried and crispy but still tasty

Thank Kitty B
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24 September 2016|
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Response from smcmama | Reviewed this property |
I answered before seeing others "Yes" responses.
Pat W
17 July 2015|
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Response from Shipbird1969 | Reviewed this property |
There is outdoor seating, but I dont know if pets are welcomed. Might want to call them to see.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Gardner Ln, Cave City, KY 42127-8452
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Cave City
  • Phone Number: +1 270-773-7448
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