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El Cid Mexican Cuisine

41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
+1 559-683-0282
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (48 reviews)
“enchiladas” (44 reviews)
“albondigas soup” (15 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
10:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
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1 - 10 of 551 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Came for "Linner" on a Monday and we were promptly greeted and seated. Everyone who worked here was very friendly and took the time to come to say hello. It is no surprise that there are regulars here that know everyone by name and vise...More

Thank kristen b
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The hot fresh chips and homemade salsa is excellent. But don't still up on it because your entrees will be just as good. A group of five of us went for dinner and we all have great food. The burritos, tacos, fajitas were all tasty....More

Thank June Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant in not located in town...it is about 2 1/2 miles north of the center of town. The atmosphere is very good...it looks and feels like a Mexican Restaurant should. We ordered margaritas, which were a little on the tart side, nachos and tacos....More

Thank Rogerdob
Reviewed 1 week ago

Strawberry marguerite is really good. The quesadilla with chili Colorado was very large but so good. Our party had a table by the window and we were able to see all the adorable Xmas decorations in the yard. But then we saw the Wolf moon...More

Thank MGD828
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Considering this restaurant is in Oakhurst, there is not a lot to choose from. The food was okay, nothing to write home about. The service was very good, they were super busy, but we were never lacking for anything.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place! It gets busy around 6:00, so if you want to beat the crowd, go before 6. Food is wonderful. Margaritas are yummy!!

Thank Kelli S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has been a Family favorite for many years. I enjoy the breakfasts and the cheese enchilada plate.

Thank Ikomasan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has been a local favorite for many years. Great food, friendly service! The recent renovation/expansion allows for larger groups and parties to be celebrated.

Thank Leslie N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We asked our hotel receptist to recommend a Mexican restaurant, and she recommended El Cid. Despite the non-Mexican name, the food was classical California Mexican and a good place to introduce our overseas guests to this type of California cuisine. How could one travel half-way...More

Thank CA94619
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Recently expanded due to demand. Great service and Mexican food that has a flavor and quality that you are used to in better restaurants. Prices are reasonable and the menu is extensive without being overly complicated.

Thank Gene H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41939 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8506
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 559-683-0282
  • E-mail
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