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Son of Sombrero - CLOSED

52A Chertsey Street, Guildford GU1 4HD, England
+44 1483 453434
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible30%
Nov 3, 2015
“great atmosphere, awful food”
Oct 12, 2015
“The worst restaurant I have ever been too”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
52A Chertsey Street, Guildford GU1 4HD, England
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed November 3, 2015

food was cold, under cooked and some of the people in our group got given the wrong food! argumentative staff when demanded a refund very sarcastic and rude. As we was there for a party there was a large group of us and the staff...More

Thank HollyLChambers
Reviewed October 12, 2015

Service: There was a grand total of 2 tables in for the 2.5 hours we were in there; on a Saturday evening. Our table of 8 being one of them, the other being a group of 4 young girls. Had to constantly ask for them...More

1  Thank Holly D
Reviewed September 9, 2015

Don't bother... Food was poor, order was messed up, guacamole looked like green baby food paste and tasted disgusting. Burrito was ok, but you can get much better at Chiquitos and that's a fast food place. They did arrive earlier than expected for delivery and...More

Thank Romi A
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

I came here with my mum, dad and brother. We ordered from the set menu. The starter platter we ordered was just right for 4! All our mains were cooked to perfection. We were very happy with the quality of the food and price.

Thank MariaRh0des
Reviewed July 12, 2015

First off, I have only ordered food for delivery, so I can't comment on what the actual dining experience is like at Son of Sombrero. However, the takeaway we delivered was bland, late, over-priced and stone cold. So many people in Guildford warned us off...More

1  Thank ElseyMaySun
Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

Having used to live in Guildford - Son Of Sombrero was a regular haunt of mine. Good Tex-Amex and a fairly decent price. But what really sells it is the atmosphere; the walls are decorated with Mexican memorabilia, pop music is on with a Mexican...More

Thank Salorn J
Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

I never write reviews but felt the need to on this place, I expect you can imagine how poor it was. Tasteless small portions and made to eat from a set menu which they couldn't even get right! 3 hand sized wraps is all you...More

Thank samw407
Reviewed April 4, 2015

I booked a table for 22 people and was told the only time slot they had was 7pm as they were too busy. When we arrived the restaurant was empty, we ordered drinks (bottled beers) which took fifteen minutes for four waitresses to bring over....More

2  Thank oliCavaliero
Reviewed April 1, 2015

Let's get one thing straight, this is not Mexican food. Perhaps the owners could take a field trip to Mexico or actually do some research on what Mex food is supposed to look and taste like, then we'll talk! People, this is grocery store Mexican...More

2  Thank Niceskater
Reviewed March 16, 2015

Blink and you miss this place. But just step through the single door at street level and go up stairs to find this place. We organised this for a family birthday - good call! This place can have a great atmosphere once you get a...More

Thank SurreyImp2014
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$15 - $31
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52A Chertsey Street, Guildford GU1 4HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 453434
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Description
A fun, friendly & traditional mexican place in the heart of Guildford.Established three years ago, our great mix of traditional Tex Mex food, delicious cocktails and lively, welcoming surroundings has earned us a reputation as one of the most popular Mexican restaurants in the area for family meals, socialising with friends, romantic dinners and private or office parties.Enjoy a Great Value meal at Son of Sombrero - Going out for doesn't have to be expensive! Come to Son of Sombrero for a delicious meal at ridiculously low prices.
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