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Authentic Mexican Restaurant in Louisville, KY

El Caporal Authentic Mexican Restaurant has several classic Mexican restaurant locations throughout the Louisville & Kentuckiana region. For more than two decades, El Caporal has offered the finest quality genuine Mexican cuisine available in Louisville Kentucky. Finding authentic Mexican food in Louisville, KY is an easy choice.

Our first-class service, superior Mexican food selection, and affordable prices have enabled us to expand our offerings locations. If you have not experienced the El Caporal difference, come enjoy some of the finest Mexican food in Louisville. Call, Order Online , or visit today!

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Call Ahead and Carry-Out

No time to dine in? Check out our menu, call ahead, and carry out. We'll have your lunch or dinner ready by the time you get here.

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The Whole Enchilada

For nearly three decades, El Caporal has been serving the finest authentic Mexican food north of the border.

El Caporal prides itself in providing Kentuckiana with great Mexican food, high-quality service, and a desire to return for more.

Entree Menu


Save Some Room!

From fried ice cream to sopapillas, we have a wide variety of desserts to choose from. Check out our Xango - cheesecake wrapped in tortilla and deep fried!

Dessert Menu


Margaritas & Cervezas

One of the best margaritas in Louisville. Come down and check out our full bar, including Mexican beers, wines, and other mixed drinks.

Drinks Menu


Come and See Us

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  • Buchel / Bon Air / Highlands

  • 2209 Meadow Dr.
  • Louisville, KY 40218
  • (502) 473-7840
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  • Middletown / Blankenbaker

  • 1909 Blankenbaker Pkwy.
  • Louisville, KY 40299
  • (502) 266-9605
  • Get Directions