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El Cazador Mexican Restaurant

101 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4928
+1 910-458-5226
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
101 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4928
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Second time here, we are seated quickly. Menu has lots to choose from and portion sizes are good. Only complaint is that the waitress asked my young kids if rice was ok, they said yes and then she charged us for 2 extra side orders....More

Thank Jecbd43
Reviewed 2 days ago

I decided to use El Cazador for a catered family celebration meal. The service was outstanding. Patricia was helpful in the planning and worked within my budget. There was no pressure to purchase more expensive food items nor more than I needed. It was ready...More

Thank Goodgoofus
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I'm so glad to hear we could help make your family celebration a great one. Thank you for sharing the love for our delicious food and our outstanding catering service. It really means a lot to hear that you felt taken care of and enjoyed...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had Arroz con Camarones. There were at least a dozen shrimp and the sour cream salad was bigger than a typical side salad. My wife and her mother each had a Burrito de Pollo Asado. The meals were delicious. The portions were so large...More

Thank Jerry_Bagnell
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Jerry, I'm so glad to hear you had such a wonderful meal with us! Thank you for sharing the love for our delicious food, great portions, and awesome service. It means a lot, and I hope to have you back again sometime soon. Until then,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this place after enjoying the fireworks on Carolina Beach. It seems they serve these huge drinks they call "monster," but you didn't indulge. The food was good but I wasn't crazy about restaurant. It looked a little derelict inside. Of course the lights...More

Thank Niecie718
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's great to hear you had the chance to try out a few different dishes with us, and I'm glad most of them could impress! I'll keep your feedback on the chips and salsa in mind, though, as we want each and every bite here...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was excellent, restaurant gets crowded (go early), its a two story restaurant with outdoor seating on the top level. Staff seemed like all young teens at first (host changed our tables 3 times) but then the food came out and I was astonished there...More

Thank Natalie C
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming by, and despite that rocky start with getting your table seated, I'm thrilled you so enjoyed your meal. I hope that means we'll be seeing you again! Until then, Diego Garcia, General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited El Cazador one our first night at Carolina Beach. What a treat, The food was awesome. Staff was very attentive and the overall experience was terrific. If we can, we will hit it again before we leave. Don't miss this place.More

Thank Va-Ump
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so glad to hear you had such a great experience with us! Thank you for sharing the love for our awesome food and our attentive service. It really means a lot, and I hope we'll get to have you back again sometime soon. Until...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was very friendly. The homemade salsa was really good. My husband ordered the beef and bean burritos and said they were delicious. I had the chicken enchiladas with cheese sauce instead of red sauce. They were delicious. We ate here last year and...More

Thank mizkim1111
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so happy to hear you had such a wonderful meal with us! Thank you for sharing the love for our delicious burritos and enchiladas. It means a lot to hear you felt taken care of with friendly service, and I hope we'll get to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our annual trip brings us to this great Mexican Restaurant. The chips and different salsas keep you busy till your food comes...which never takes long. The kids menu is reasonable and the adult portions are super generous...always have some left for lunch the next day....More

Thank OttawaTwinsMama
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm so glad to hear that you're a fan of our delicious Mexican cuisine and our great prices. It really means a lot to hear that you always have a great experience with us. Thanks for sharing the love for our great customer service, and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good Mexican place with very good service. Come hungry because portions sizes are huge! Prices are reasonable.

Thank puckmylife
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words for our Mexican food and our great service. It means a lot, and I hope we see you again sometime soon. Until then, Diego Garcia, General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got the T-Bone Steak Combo, it was tasty and marinated well, rice, beans. A very hearty meal for the price. I loved it.

Thank LA-Traveler70043
Jose A, Owner at El Cazador Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm so glad you were a fan of our T-bone steak combo! Hope to have you back for another great meal soon. Until then, Diego Garcia, General Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4928
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-5226
Description
El Cazador is a family-restaurant serving quality Mexican cuisine. At El Cazador, we pride ourselves on an incredible menu made from fresh ingredients and fast, friendly service. We make sure to buy the best, quality ingredients to prepare delicious tasting dishes.
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