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El Conquistador

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1516 Old Brandon Rd, Hillsboro, TX 76645-2315
+1 254-582-9864
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“queso” (8 reviews)
“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“carne guisada” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1516 Old Brandon Rd, Hillsboro, TX 76645-2315
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped for lunch before the final 30 minute drive to home. Got seated and served right away. Chips were warm and salsa was tasty. Both meals were wonderful and not expensive. Will return in the future.

Thank George B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is in a good location right off the highway and across the street from a hotel so great for travelers. We felt welcomed and were seated quickly despite having a large group. The food was quite good but nothing spectacular.

Thank its_necessary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After watching a number of Hells Kitchen with The Chef, I'd say he would have a good meal here. Food was awesome, a bit pricey, but good. Only problem is the plates and serve ware were below standard for the price. If you're passing through,...More

Thank caausa65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Driving I35? Hungry? Stop in at El Conquistador in Hillsboro for yummy, hearty TexMex. You won't be disappointed! Bright, clean facility, excellent service, great food, good prices, plus easy access off and on freeway.

Thank RetiredTeacherFW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are locals, and with the limited eating opportunities in Hillsboro, El Con stands out with first class service, a good Margarita, and a wide selection of dishes as very reasonable prices. My wife is a vegetarian, and I try to eat healthy, and we...More

Thank ibj40
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

The waitress was attentive and the food was outstanding. Guacamole was very good. Chicken enchiladas and tamale plate so good. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Silvertx
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here with the family it was really good I got the fajita strips covered in cheese cake with about 8 people no complaint quick service and clean i would definitely come here again

Thank Justin H
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Worst Tex Mex I've ever eaten. And I've eaten A LOT. The queso tastes like fake canned cheese. The chicken had no flavor and tasted like it had been in the refrigerator for 2 days and heated up in the microwave. I was really looking...More

Thank cfcw66
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Three restaurants have the same name in the area. The oldest one in Waco seems better. For those who eat a lot of Mexican food, I doubt this would rate more than average.

Thank RoosterTexas
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a tradition for Hill county ..the service was great ..the food was wonderful and we have been going there since I can't ever remember when we came down and visited our ranch north of the county!! Now that we live where in...More

Thank Holly H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1516 Old Brandon Rd, Hillsboro, TX 76645-2315
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Hillsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 254-582-9864
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