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“Best Mexican food north of Texas” 5 of 5 stars
Review of El Sombrero

El Sombrero
35 Brunel Rd, Mississauga, Ontario L4Z 3E8, Canada
(905) 502-0011
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Ranked #23 of 1,227 restaurants in Mississauga
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Takeout
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Best Mexican food north of Texas”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013 via mobile

When searching for authentic Mexican food in Ontario, look no further than Mississauga's El Sombrero.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“1 bad experience turned us away”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

I was recommended by a few coworkers for their authentic mexican food. I visited a few times and liked the food. However, last time were were there we had a very bad service by one of the staff. She had to say the last word out loud in front of other customers before we walked out of the restaurant. There's gonna be a while before we'll go back again.

Visited February 2013
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Phoenix, Arizona
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“Mexican - with love”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

This hole-in-the-wall dive (wedged into a strip center dominated by Indian restaurants) offers fresh ingredients, huge portions and a friendly, made-to-order staff that lovingly serves up some tasty dishes. Try the Wet Burrito with everything. For $10, you'll be stuffed!

Visited February 2013
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North Bay, Canada
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“Tasty Wet Burrito”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013 via mobile

I had the wet burrito and asked to have it half beef half chicken it was very tasty and a good size meal. Dad had the nachos and said they were good, nothing to complain about. Corn chips were good too with a chili taste to them. Staff were friendly and the prices reasonable. I would go back again.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
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“FINALLY a good Mexican restaurant in Mississauga”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

Great food, great substitute if you can't drive downtown for chipotle. A bit overpriced for fast food but I don't mind!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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