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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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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1776 S Cannon Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083-6104
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great casual family friendly Mexican restaurant! Menu boasts the usual Mexican favorites. They offer lunch and daily specials. The staff are courteous, kind and helpful! El Amigo is a favorite among locals!

Thank Naomi T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was recently treated to lunch for my birthday and as always, El Amigo served excellence! From the fresh, authentic food to the always friendly fast service, El Amigo is the best value in town!!

Thank travels4jen
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of our favorite places to eat. Close to the office and fast service. They have some of the best salsa and the table side guacamole. Good prices for lunch amd they are always happy to see you. Great service... Stop by and...More

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 7 May 2018

So, the day after Cinco De Mayo, we decided to visit for dinner. AS we walked it to this establishment, we were greeted and was seated within one minute. Our waitress visited very quickly, she was very knowledgeable about the menu, food and beer. Our...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

El Amigo is our favorite local restaurant and is always great. Tonight was no exception! It was crazy busy but the staff handled everyone with care and the food was excellent as always! Super cheap drink specials all night. Good music, fun atmosphere. Can’t wait...More

Thank NCGirlLovesToTravel
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

After pulling into me amigo by accident I foundEl Amigo a few doors down. My date and I met went inside and we’re seated almost immediately and greeted by our waitress who took our drink order. As it was our first date and we were...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We were looking to get local mexican while getting away from Great Wolfe 15 min down the road. Found this place. Local crowd waiting so we knew we had the place. Outstanding service, superperb food. I had the carnitas and the wife had a chimi....More

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

El Amigo is a long time family favorite. All of the staff is superb, though we always ask for ARELY or Alberto. These two make margaritas better then any other establishment in the area. Food is fast del- icious and abundant. A most on everyone's...More

Thank mrsjumpnjack
Reviewed 5 March 2018

El Amigo is a great Mexican restaurant. The food is better than average, and the prices are very affordable. Endless tortilla chips start the meal. We have eaten here many times and the food is consistently good. I have been on a kick eating the...More

Thank Bernard W
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This place never disappoints. The menu has so much variety, everyone can find a new favorite each time we come. And their margaritas are unbelievable 😊

Thank Diane S
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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