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El Capitan Fresh Mexican Grill

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1800 S Milton Rd Ste 21, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6340
+1 928-774-1083
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“tacos” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1800 S Milton Rd Ste 21, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6340
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Fun restaurant. Great atmosphere, good parking, really good service and excellent tacos. I have been many times and enjoyed the experience

Thank ozzieamy
Reviewed 17 February 2018

this is the second time my friend and i have eaten at this restaurant. we live hours out of Flag, so this means: this place has got to be pretty good. the food is above excellent. this time i ordered the avocado shrimp. it was...More

1  Thank Kathryn b
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Great service, very timely and tasty food. I love the salsa bar, what a clever idea. I enjoyed my fish taco's.

1  Thank Carrie S
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I love this place, all the employees make you feel welcome and it’s the best “Happy Hour” in Flagstaff! Grant and his employees will totally take care of you and the food is great! Make sure you try the ‘Lilly Margarita’, don’t drink more than...More

2  Thank Darryl A. S
Reviewed 21 November 2017

As it was close to the hotel and rated well, we decided to give an independently owned business a try. originally seated in a booth, we got re-seated closer to the bar as the bench seats were not comfortable. Good blind move. We ended up...More

1  Thank Brian A
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Food was sloppy and not inspiring to behold. Rice serving was very small and for the price I thought the food quantity and quality poor. Service was acceptable.

Thank hevs2016
Reviewed 27 September 2017

it has been a few years since we had been here to eat. We were expecting the same food dishes and were surprised to find it was changed. Food was not to par and we will not be back. It was very expensive for Mexican...More

Thank JID49
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I had the dish with 3 tacos (beef, chicken and pork), my friends had the porto bello spinach enchilada. Service was good, the food unfortunately wasn't. I myself had an averave meal: 3 tacos with somewhat dry meat with what appeared to be a mush...More

Thank Lander V
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This was an OK place to eat. Not amazing but decent. Food was a little pricey for what you got. Very cute and staff was very accommodating.

Thank KML2015
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I went here with four others from my church on Sunday. Some of them have spoken highly of the food here. I was not too impressed with the Chili Rellenos. ( not very flavorful. ) It is a nice place, and I am willing to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 S Milton Rd Ste 21, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6340
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-774-1083
  • E-mail
El Capitan is a family friendly local hangout for Flagstaff and tourists. We specialize in fresh ingredients only. We have a delicious salsa bar with 5 salsas to choose from made daily! We specialize in TACOS... We have hard, soft or our choice "dorado style". We serve tacos with chicken, shredded beef, pork, fish, shrimp or bean. We specialize in Margaritas! We have our famous "Lily" which is not on our menus. You must ask for this margarita. You are only allowed 2 max! Our happy hour is the best in Flagstaff. Served Tues-Friday. We have a separate food menu for the happy hour as well. Come visit us.. We know that you will not be disappointed. We are closed Mondays from Nov-March.
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