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El Sombrero

600 Northside Dr. E Ste 10, Statesboro, GA 30458
912-489-1935
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Ranked #7 of 128 restaurants in Statesboro
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Aug 18, 2014
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English first
Statesboro, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

By far the best in Statesboro, better food and Margaritas than the other 2 El Sombreros in town. Food, service, and drinks wonderful

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Richmond Hill, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This, to my mind, is the best of the three locations for El Sombrero in Statesboro. It is small, always crowded, and awash with the smell of Mexican grilling. Great Margarita's, bone-chillingly cold beer, real southern sweet tea and generous portions of delicious and very reasonable Mexican food. The service is always good but expect to wait to get a... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

The Hat, as locals and students alike call El Sombrero, is a favorite for all! You'll find a wait on any game day, especially if you are with a large group, but it's oh so good! Try the chilaquiles, they're a favorite! Service is decent, drinks are good, prices are reasonable...What more can you ask for?

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Douglasville, Georgia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Despite a busy lunch crowd, we were in and out in well under 30 minutes. It's cheap Mexican food, don't get your hopes up - but its good and fast.

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Statesboro, Georgia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We went for cheap Mexican food and margaritas, but the waiter would not serve my husband alcohol because his ID was worn (not expired). Bummer!

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Vidalia, Georgia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Best salsa I ever had ! Nice , fresh and yummy! The food here is great and the service is A 1! This place is ALWAYS busy ! Never had a bad meal here.

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Statesboro, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Food is excellent. I have never had a bad meal there. Real authentic food with great flavor. Great service also. Food arrives fast and is delicious.....especially the mixed fajita nacho.s.Also love the taco salads.

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We took my college student here for a birthday celebration. After waiting over an hour for our fajitas, asked to speak with the manager. I think her name was Marcelena (not sure I have it right). She shared that although the restaurant was not very busy (no wait), and that she knew we'd waited over an hour for med steak... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We ate here in college in the late 80's and early 90's. It was a favorite. We were not disappointed. We had fajitas, quesadillas and enchiladas. All really really good. Will definitely go back when in the 'Boro

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Statesboro
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55 reviews 55 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Two of these are nasty little hole in the walls. One is brand new and nice but the food is fast food mexican that is subpar and overpriced. There are better mexican resturants in town.

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