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English first
Burlington, Washington
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172 reviews 172 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I was very impressed by the staff of this restaurant and would have rated it higher but the food was a bit bland. El Agave seems clean, pleasant and friendly. The food is probably above average for this area but not great. I asked the waiter for a recommendation and he suggested the carne asada plate. The meat was pretty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This was the best Mexican food we have had in quite some time, wonderful service,very clean bathrooms the only thing I would change would be the booth seating very tight for us older folks that have a little more around the belly a little more room in that area please!

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We received excellent customer service and our waitress went above and beyond with suggestions for menu items that could be made gluten free. They do not have a gluten free menu. Our food came promptly. I tried their seafood enchiladas and would not have them again as seafood tasted old and definitely had a strong seafood smell. My husband had... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

El Agave's other location is in Sudden Valley and as a resident of Sudden Valley, we're thrilled that they are here. Food is consistently good and portions are large. Margaritas are great! Staff are friendly and welcoming and service is fast but never rushed. The setting is beautiful looking out on the golf course. El Agave is in Gate 2... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Just got back from a quiet evening at El Agave. Service was immediate, like lightening. Ordered the Burrito to share, wise choice because it could almost feed a whole family. This is on our top list. Hope they keep up the quality and service in the future. Definitely a culinary destination and will return.

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Vancouver, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Food was great and service was fast. We ordered carne asada their tuesday special and was extremely satisfied. Value for money and place was clean too. Would come back for more! It was right in front of the Coachman Inn and came here based on a tripadvisor review.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We came here for lunch and happened to be the only customers. I had a beef burrito which was so salty that I felt dehydrated all day. My companions felt that their meals were too salty as well. We were not impressed with the chips and salsa either. I know the owners have little control over this, but there are... More 

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North Lakewood
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77 reviews 77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We were in town for an event and stayed close to the El Agave so we decided to walk there. The food and drinks were quick and very good. The portions were huge too. I had the chimichanga combo and it was one of the best I have ever had. They have a number of draft beers in three different... More 

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washington state
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99 reviews 99 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

A lot of reviewers talk about the wonderful service at this restaurant. We got an order to go so I can't comment on that. There was absolutely nothing wrong with our order but nothing that stood out to make me want to come back to this place more than most other Mexican restaurants in the area. I got the chicken... More 

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San Francisco, California
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131 reviews 131 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Upon entering the parking lot, it appeared to be full so we thought the food must be good if so many people were eating here. Once inside, we were promptly greeted and taken to a table and given menus. Within seconds, a server was at our table with chips, salsa, pico de gallo and asking for our drink order. Again,... More 

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Address: 207 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
Cuisine: Mexican

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