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El Vaquero

2425 Big Horn Ave, Cody, WY 82414-8476
+1 307-587-5108
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (2 reviews)
“enchiladas” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
2425 Big Horn Ave, Cody, WY 82414-8476
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This place is a real gem in Cody. It is a family operation. The son served, the mother cooked, and dad helped in the kitchen and kept the place tidied up. The food was what you would expect if it was made by someone at...More

Thank Itswoots
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Famoly enjoyrd the mexican dishes chosen with burritos,enchiladas and nachos top of the fare. Doesn't look flash from outside but meal was well priced, good people and fsmily happy aftrr day in Yellowstone.

Thank NKR59
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate dinner here the other night because they had a high rating and we had not been there yet. It took a little while to get waited on and to get our food even though we were ahead of the rush....More

Thank Ricki S
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

After a day of hiking Yellowstone, some mom and pop Mexican food sounds pretty good. El Vaqueros has all the promise of just that kind of experience. My husband and I ordered fajitas for two. Everything on the table, from the salsa to the onions...More

Thank Valerie P
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We would not have found this place without TripAdvisor. It is a bit off the center in a business part of town, on the main road towards Powell. And we were happy we found it! The staff was very friendly, the burritos delicious. Mine was...More

Thank GermanTraveller2009
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I admit that I was afraid to go in based on view from the road but so glad I did. The inside is nice and the food was really good. Between our group we had a number of different dishes and all were pleased with...More

Thank nobluph
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Family-owned restaurant and the best Mexican food in Cody. Whopper portions and really friendly service.

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The server appears to be a teenager and not happy to be working. Dad/grandfather had to tell him to bus tables. The food is only OK. Served hot. I love spicy food so that may be the problem.

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We found this on line and almost drove by as it didn't look that flash. Walked in and we're glad we did. Very clean and welcoming on the inside. Lovely authentic family run Mexican. Good value.

Thank Bill J
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

This little 'off the beaten' path restaurant was the best. The food was fantastic. Service was a bit slow but I believe that 'mom' was the only cook in the kitchen. Refried beans were made from scratch as well as the rice! Glad we picked...More

Thank RVer4life
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2425 Big Horn Ave, Cody, WY 82414-8476
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Cody
  • Phone Number: +1 307-587-5108
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