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    Cazador or La Fuente

    Heading up the Ames way in a few hours to meet an old friend for dinner and then hittin the bars. We were thinking Mexican for food. Which one is better? Cazador or La Fuente? Back when I lived in Ames I never got to La Fuente and we only got to Cazador once or twice, that was probably about 7-8 years ago.


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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    I prefer La Fuente...



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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    Food at La Fuente has always been higher quality, IMO. I've gotten some awful service at Cazador, also.


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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    El Azteca is better than both combined. Best Margaritas too.


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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    La Fuente by far, even over El Azteca IMO.



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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    I would have considered it madness to say anything but La Fuente, but I am liking some El Azteca lately.




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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    La Fuente by far, even over El Azteca IMO.
    El Azteca is so popular that they are opening a 2nd location in North Ames in about a month. Brand new building. They have also expanded their current location by about 30%. I would say based on the fact that La Fuente hasn't painted lately is a pretty good indicator that the mexican food eating public in Ames overwhelmingly prefers El Azteca.


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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    I think El Azteca and La Fuente are basically the same, to me anyways, I just prefer La Fuente for some reason.



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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    Quote Originally Posted by BryceC View Post
    I would have considered it madness to say anything but La Fuente, but I am liking some El Azteca lately.
    #1 la fuente by far
    #2 el azteca

    cazador is somewhere down the list....not even sure its #3


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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    Quote Originally Posted by cdekovic View Post
    El Azteca is so popular that they are opening a 2nd location in North Ames in about a month. Brand new building. They have also expanded their current location by about 30%. I would say based on the fact that La Fuente hasn't painted lately is a pretty good indicator that the mexican food eating public in Ames overwhelmingly prefers El Azteca.
    You base your food choices on who has painted most recently?



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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    1. La Fuente
    2. El Azteca


    10. Cazador



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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    Quote Originally Posted by cdekovic View Post
    El Azteca is so popular that they are opening a 2nd location in North Ames in about a month. Brand new building. They have also expanded their current location by about 30%. I would say based on the fact that La Fuente hasn't painted lately is a pretty good indicator that the mexican food eating public in Ames overwhelmingly prefers El Azteca.
    I don't think I understand the painting thing.


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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    You base your food choices on who has painted most recently?
    Based on which business is putting money back into their business and growth.


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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    Quote Originally Posted by cdekovic View Post
    Based on which business is putting money back into their business and growth.
    True, you never find good food in small restaurants with only one location.



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    Re: Cazador or La Fuente

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    I don't think I understand the painting thing.
    well since they haven't painted, that means they're not making as much money, which means they're not getting much business.


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