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El Sombrero Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
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1820 South Frontage Road, Vicksburg, MS
601-638-1388
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
"Ole"

Great choice for a nice evening meal! Loved the décor and atmosphere. Waitress was friendly and acknowledgeable. Excellent meal - would definitely go back!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
jimjanebarry
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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  • Late Night
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101 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

Great choice for a nice evening meal! Loved the décor and atmosphere. Waitress was friendly and acknowledgeable. Excellent meal - would definitely go back!

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Decatur
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

We stopped in for lunch after driving from northern Alabama. My 12 year old couldn't decide between a couple of different things and the waiter recommended something else entirely. He tried it and he loved it. I went safe and ordered a sampler of items and they were all good. The atmosphere was festive and we really enjoyed it. Would... More 

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Annandale, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at the Holiday Express next door and had to wait for our room, so decided to walk next door to the El Sombrero for lunch. Service was fast and friendly and the menu had something for everyone. Everything looked good but decided on the shredded beef chimichanga and was not at all disappointed. Our two meals came to under... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Beautiful building, delicious food, friendly service and refreshing margaritas! What more could you ask for. My husband and I shared the Parrilla for two. They should make it, Parrilla for six! It was a mixture of beef, pork, chicken and shrimp. We also had the margaritas which happened to be 2 for 1. Suffice to say, we went home with... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Asked the hotel where to get a decent bite to eat. They suggested El Sombrero if we liked Mexican food. Thought we were in trouble when we pulled into the parking lot and it was full. Surprise - no waiting and very quiet. The prices were very reasonable. The service was good and the food was very good. Was a... More 

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Mattoon, Illinois
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356 reviews 356 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

About 6:00, I left to get some dinner. Joan was tired and decided to forego eating another meal. I drove a short distance to a Mexican restaurant, El Sombrero. I had a nice meal: tamales, enchilada, rice and beans. It was good but not “write home” good. The restaurant is quite large; its interior decor was more noteworthy than the... More 

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The food is reasonable and the prices are great. The only negative is that they allow smoking at this restaurant. The smell is so bad that it comes close to ruin the food. You have to walk through the smoke to get to the non-smoking area. I would recommend even though the smoke..... I give it a poor in atmosphere... More 

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Austin, Texas
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110 reviews 110 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

reasonable prices - good mexican food. Salsa was not to spicy - verry cold beer! Service was very good, really nice decor, clean. Large dining area. Enjoyed!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Fabulous food and service on a Sunday afternoon!! Atmosphere and decor is amazing! My husband had the fajitas and I had a shrimp quesadilla. Salsa and guacamole dip was excellent!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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60 reviews 60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We ate here as a family while staying in Vicksburg overnight. Decided to eat here based on the reviews on Tripadvisor. The reviews are pretty much right on. The place is BIG, but was very crowded on a Friday night. We were seated quickly, the staff was nice and very fast. We got our food within 10 minutes of ordering,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1820 South Frontage Road, Vicksburg, MS
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Vicksburg
  • Phone Number: 601-638-1388

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?