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El Sombrero Mexican Restaurant - CLOSED

252 S Broadway, Coos Bay, OR 97420-1651
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Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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New York City, New York
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67 reviews 67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I'm floored by the positive reviews for this place; no one in Coos Bay must have ever had REAL Mexican food. First, no menudo. I should have turned away when I heard that answer to my a ski g for it.. ANY Mexican restaurant worth it's salt serves Menudo. period. This was bland and tasteless. The guacamole was processed "from... More 

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Coos Bay, Oregon, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

First and foremost if you read the other reviews where people are mentioning the older couple that ran it before. They are again. The service is great. They have good sized portions. All in all a really good family run restaurant. I really like the carne asada burrito!

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Bend, Oregon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

My wife was in Coos Bay for work and she brought along our daughter & myself. She was invited to go to a restaurant with her co-workers. the restaurant was crowded and we did not want to eat late so we went to the mexican restaurant next door. We were very pleased at this decision, the food & service was... More 

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Billings, Montana
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87 reviews 87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We had a very nice early dinner. Loved the decor and the service was very nice and personable. Food was good, ask for the pick de gallo salsa to go with your chips, we really enjoyed it. Friends both loved their mole, teen son devoured his enchiladas, saying they were GOOOOOD! I went for something different, Shrimp Nachos, but I... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Everyone in our group thoroughly enjoyed their dinners at El Sombrero. If you are a fan of mole sauce, you will get the real deal here. The chicken fahita contained about a pound of chicken and was the best fahita we've ever eaten.

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Prescott, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

This is a very good Mexican restaurant. The prices and food portion is appropriate. The salsa and chips are excellent; great salsa flavor (yum yum). Great service and a pleasant atmosphere. Parking a little difficult but close to the Coos Bay Boardwalk and water. We plan on visiting once a month...

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013 via mobile

The service was amazing!!!! The food was homemade and the quality was unbeatable!!! We are from out of town, and we are so glad we found this wonderful place.

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Arcata, California
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158 reviews 158 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

We ended up here after walking out of the Coney Station across the street due to the apathetic wait staff. It actually turned out to be a positive experience after all. El Sombrero was delightful. We (the whole restaurant actually) were serenaded by a group of 17 Mennonite girls at a table next to us. The food was absolutely delicious.... More 

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Poulsbo, Washington
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36 reviews 36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013 via mobile

Just had one of the most delicious Mexican meals in a long time. Everything was fresh, the service perfect...... best chilie relleno since New Mexico plus the lady brought us two bunuelitos that were indeed a bit of heaven!!! Will definitely stop here again when in the area.

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Coos Bay, Oregon
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83 reviews 83 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Just your average mexican restaurant. Not great and not bad.The service is slow and no one ever refills the chip basket or water glasses

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Additional Information about El Sombrero Mexican Restaurant

Address: 252 S Broadway, Coos Bay, OR 97420-1651
Phone Number: 541-266-9311
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Coos Bay
Cuisine: Mexican

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