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El Cazador Mexican Grill

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1846 Ashville Rd, Leeds, AL 35094-7508
+1 205-699-1655
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good eating love the food real good salsa and guacamole and fast service and really nice people easily accessible from the interstate

Thank Jeremy B
Suwanee, Georgia
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108 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was here for lunch and ordered the “Speedy Gonzalez”: a cheese enchilada, beans and a taco. It appeared that they took an enchilada out of the freezer, put in on a plate with the beans and microwaved. It was the worst enchilada I ever had. The taco and beans were good. The salsa was not good: watery with little... More 

Thank HankmidGA
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Local/regular here. Solid spot for some texmex. Tends to be quite busy Friday/ sat night. Sunday lunch crowd. Real hungry? Three Cazador will fill a void!

Thank Tim S
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Chicken fajita nachos are plentiful and fresh. The salsa is mild and didn't burn at all. The salsa flavors may be a little bolder if served warm - only thing I would change is to serve warm rather than chilled. The queso is mild queso blanco and the chips are fresh and strong enough to scoop everything!! The chicken in... More 

Thank 2Fun2Travel2
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and good margaritas! Always prompt and friendly service. I've been several times with friends and family and also for work lunches. Never been disappointed.

Thank 787katrinap
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15 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

It won't amaze you but it's solid. I ate here and at the over two Mexican places in town, and it's definitely the best of the three in terms of food and service. My perspective is as a native Californian living on the west coast and trying to find decent Mexican food in Alabama.

Thank Mina I
Arlington, Virginia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Waitresses and food were phenomenal! Loved it. Only bad thing was the environment and bathrooms were pretty dated. Totally recommend!

Thank Ashley W
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Picked this Mexican restaurant cause it was close to hotel. Very surprised it was excellent!! Guacamole was seasoned just right!! Chicken medallions with a cheese sauce was superb!! Not a heavy sauce, very light sauce with oodles of flavor!! The beef taco salad was huge in a tortilla bowl. Lots of beef, beans, tomatoes, cheese!! The salsa was flavorful without... More 

Thank Gaye P
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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94 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

When I miss Mexico, Arizona or just need a true Mexican food fix-this is where I go.The food is excellent and authentic Mexican, not some TexMex or southwestern style.Not overly spiced or brash-it's the same food I ate in Algodonnes, Mexicali, Puerto Penasco and San Felipe. The tacos are great, enchiladas are not overdone and this is the only place... More 

Thank Jim T
Leeds, Alabama
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We have gone several times in the last few months. Everything has been consistently good, except for once. They must had a different cook, when over board with the salt on everything I had. We have gone back Since then, everything was good

Thank Sandi M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1846 Ashville Rd, Leeds, AL 35094-7508
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +1 205-699-1655

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?