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Sombreros Mexican Cantina

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11-13 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3 442 8240
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly service from the moment we walked in. We were allowed to sit wherever we liked, so we nabbed a great booth right by the windows in the sun. The menu was broad and accommodating and the food came very quickly. The cocktails were delicious and the waiter was happy to bend over backwards for any requests, even though he... More 

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Thank Chelsea L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Will put pictures up as soon as I can. But right from the get go we were greeted happily. The food came out fast. And looked beautifully prepared and tasted Devine. We ordered the chicken taco, which is only one for $7 which regardless was amazing I'd order more, and I wish I had, they were that good. We also... More 

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Thank Robcrane
Athens, Greece
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing time in Queenstown, but I guess after skiing, mexican delicious food and the relaxed atmosphere plus the excellent customer service kept us going for another day in the mountains. Well done !!

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Thank George K
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for a quick lunch. Had a great sizzling chicken fajita which came with a black bean salad and a spicy salsa. Food came fast. Get a table by the window overlooking the street below. Prices seemed reasonable and the menu of offered a good range of choices including vegetarian options. Cool hats and other Mexican themed decorations combined... More 

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Thank emerger1
Marburg, Queensland, Australia
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, cocktails, service and restaurant. The pesto was amazingly delicious and meals were generous in size. Will be back.

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Thank Shivon L
Queenstown, New Zealand
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place always surprises me how it keeps evolving. Fantastic environment with great staff and now a downstairs hub with candles and ambience in the busy walkway of Queenstown. Great people watching plus you can chat with them whilst you enjoy a brew.

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Thank NicoleBell3
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10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Place is awesome, secluded and full of atmosphere these guys great. Authentic Mexican heaps of local and mexican alcohol.....Corona buckets and Tequila were our weapons of choice. Great food very friendly accommodating staff. Best night out I've had in a while

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Thank Ben W
Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been travelling all over NZ South Island and tried a massive amount of different food from fast and cheap to fine dining. This was my most fave meal from the whole trip. We went for luck. Staff were so friendly. Meals are cheap. Food came out quickly. So delicious. We were so full we only needed a snack... More 

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Thank pinkpetalsbali
Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

$10 burritos for lunch are amazing! So tasty and cheap. I would recommend this place to everyone if you love Mexican!

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Thank goodkyli
Kingscliffe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

While the service was attentive,loud 70s music took the edge off the evening, food servings are large and a fair range in the wine list.Being Mexican , vegans are accommodated easily with the selection of food.Low pricing

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $26
Cuisine
Mexican, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-13 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3 442 8240

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