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El Sombrero Mexican Restaurant

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4 West Oak Street, Walla Walla, WA 99362
509.522.4984
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 34
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Bueno

El Sombrero is an easy place to go have dinner. The service is quick if you're in a hurry but they won't hurry you out if you aren't. This family owned and operated restaurant is friendly and just comfortable. Try the Camarones ala Diablo here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
WWqwerty
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

El Sombrero is an easy place to go have dinner. The service is quick if you're in a hurry but they won't hurry you out if you aren't. This family owned and operated restaurant is friendly and just comfortable. Try the Camarones ala Diablo here.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I always order my chicken fajitas "well done" and they always make it perfect! We really like this place. Atmosphere is very nice and well thought-out. Service is always great, and the staff nice and attentive. The only thing I can say with any negativity is that both salsas they give are too hot/spicy for me, but that's ok because... More 

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REPUBLIC
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92 reviews 92 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

In town for a conference with a group of teens. Rolled into the busy restaurant at 730 on a Friday night. We were greeted, seated and served chips and salsa within minutes. Meals were very generous portions, but were basically pretty bland. Good value for the money. Excellent service and the waiters remembered the large order correctly without writing it... More 

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Walla Walla, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

These restaurants have consistent and decent Mexican style foods. The service is most excellent. I've dined here often and have never been disappointed. They tend to serve very good alcoholic concoctions and aim to please.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Great food, great prices and best of all friendly service! Always clean and fresh. We have eaten there many times and have tried lots of the he menu. Just awesome;)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I love the food, it is always hot, and service is fast and friendly. I have tryed the other Mexican Restaurants we have in Walla Walla and I prefer this one.

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Walla Walla, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We always go to El Sombrero when we want a good Mexican dinner. The service is fantastic and the food is delicious. We are originally from California and this is as close to the food we always had living in California. When we have guests who want Mexican food we always take them to El Sombrero. If you go, ask... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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68 reviews 68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Needed a family friendly, inexpensive dinner with gluten free options! Located two blocks from Main Street, adjacent to the Marcus Whitman and La Quinta Hotels. Service was extremely quick. Salsas were fresh and house made. Mole sauce was delicious. Serving sizes were ample. Service was prompt. efficient and friendly. Would recommend and would go back.

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white salmon wa
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141 reviews 141 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The décor is pretty and it looked clean.It was busy but we were quickly seated and served drinks.We got chips and salsa which were ok.I got the verde burrito? cant quite remember the name but I love tomatillo sauce but was disappointed as there was barely any on there,husband got tacos said they were ok. It wasn;t anything to write... More 

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Milton, Washington
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61 reviews 61 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

way to expensive margaritas food was ok they need to fine tune the food. was ok though I did like the deco in this place

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 West Oak Street, Walla Walla, WA 99362
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Walla Walla
  • Phone Number: 509.522.4984

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?