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El Caporal Mexican Restaurant

#119 of 368 Restaurants in Bend}
$$ - $$$Mexican,
2570 NE Twin Knolls Dr Ste 108, Bend, OR 97701-6264
+1 541-318-1492
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carne asada” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (12 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
2570 NE Twin Knolls Dr Ste 108, Bend, OR 97701-6264
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reliable in food preparation time after time. Been going there for years. Lately, however, waiting time to pay seems to be increasing even with waiters running by.

Thank dpibutte37
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice Mexican restaurant in an out of the way location with excellent food, good service, and decent prices.

Thank Bendtraveller2013
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The decor is typical Mexican restaurant. Wait staff excellent. Shredded beef very tasty and juicy. But the Cadillac margaritas were beyond compare.

Thank Sheila G
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This is our go to place. In the neighborhood, near Costco. Carne asada is my favorite. They do it best. A gold margarita usually adds to the night. Endless chips and salsa, kid friendly and great service. Busy between 5:30 - 6:30. Some outside seating.

Thank 366rikr
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stopped in for a lunch visit and found they offered a variety of lunch options for a reasonable lunch time cost. We browsed the main menu as well and again, offer they offer something for everyone. We tried the "Chicken Mole Lunch" and the...More

Thank Vinny C
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Food is fine but go to El Rodeo or Hola they have a better bar and better food for the money. I work close so I called in a quesadilla for quick eats, everywhere else you go a quesadilla with chicken is around 7 dollars...More

Thank johanna13757
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Passing through Bend and taking a random chance with our GPS we ended up at El Caporal. Wonderful salsa (may be hot for some) and plentiful tortilla chips. The menu has dozens of options and the meals were very good. We travel to Mexico often...More

1  Thank Overlooker
Reviewed 20 September 2016

if you like mexican food, this is a must. Great food, great atmosphere, great drinks! Hard choices to make for eats

Thank Carole6634
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Went for Father's Day dinner and very disappointed. Whatever you order on the combinations it is all the same. You cannot substitute and get crummy refried beans and whatever you ordered heavily sprinkled with cheese on a large ceramic platter that has been blow-torched and...More

Thank john B
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Fast Service. Great food. Great value for lunch. Always a lunch special and different dinner special as well as a drink special. the chips are very good, not greasy. I prefer mild salsa and this one has some body. Most other places serve little more...More

Thank Columbus_OhioRandy51
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2570 NE Twin Knolls Dr Ste 108, Bend, OR 97701-6264
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Central Oregon  >  Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 541-318-1492
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