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El Sombrero

1442 Mccann Rd, Longview, TX 75601-3851
903-553-0050
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  • English first
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English first
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The food is very good. The chips are fresh and the salsa is great. I love the cilantro flavor and just the right heat. Corn tortilla are nothing special, flour are better. Sweet tea is gooood. Rice and beans are worth getting with any meal order. The white queso may mess with you at first with its albino color. It... More

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Waskom, Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The wait staff was rude and obnoxious. They try to rush you through your order, and then when you get what you ordered, it's not right. Then they'll try to argue with you about what you ordered. There's another one in Hallsville, Tx that's newer; Food is the same, but waitstaff is much more couteous.

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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The friendly service and tender beef entrees will keep me coming back. The queso is worth just going for a drink to meet with friends.

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Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

The service has always been poor at best with no since of customer service at all! Owner always at corner booth next to bar when she needs to be running her restaurant. Ask for tortillas three times and finally get (3) tortillas...... For (4) people! Same thing time after time!

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Longview, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

One of our favorites. Their specials are good and they have queso blanco sauce. We've never had a bad meal here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

After traveling and living in Mexico...the food here is just like being in Mexico!!! Waitstaff is always friendly and you are well taken care of.

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Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

I met some friends last Friday for lunch and they chose El Sombrero. This was my first and last time to eat there. First of all, the restaurant is dark and gloomy. You are immediately hit with the aroma of old grease when you walk in the door. The salt and pepper shakers and the condiments on the table were... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Large serving size. Quick service. Good salsa. Tender fajitas. Nice decor with good access to large TVs. Prices reasonable for dinner.

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Longview, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

El Sombrero is known for using white cheese. It's delicious if you haven't tried it before! I've enjoyed everything I've had here, from fish tacos to carne guisada.

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Hallsville, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Celebrated my last birthday at the Longview location. Excellent service and food. So glad they have opened up in Hallsville now. Service and food are equally good there as well. :)

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