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El Farolito

Certificate of Excellence
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
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128 Plaza St, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4114
707-433-2807
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

El Farolito has been a local's favorite for decades. Always great, always friendly and amazingly fast! Love this place!

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Thank Paul D
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

EXCELLENT PLACE TO EAT!! Loved the fajita salad and they piled on the prawns for me...no skimping! Hubby ordered the Combo fajitas and they were perfect....leftovers for later too!

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Thank Laura A
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent. The service was friendly. The margaritas were great. The host was very gracious and helpful. Our favorite restaurant in Healdsburg.

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Thank Gloria S
Healdsburg, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this place. Great margaritas. The bartender is a great mixologist and entertaining to boot! A platter of nachos with shredded beef is more than enough for two for a meal.

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Thank Patrice V
Austin, Texas
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Disclaimer - Coming from Austin, we know good Tex Mex. Food was alright, but the guacamole was excellent. Margarita's were disappointing for the $9 price tag and small. Service was prompt and friendly. Overall we found it to be pricey, $61 bucks for nachos, chicken poblano and 3 drinks......

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Thank kleinstars
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

In spite of the San Francisco's food critics glowing recommendation, the three of us found the food to be horrible and the service to be terrible. The guacamole was gray and tasted funny. We had to ask for tortillas after they had brought out the fajitas without bringing them, Possibly the worst Mexican food I have ever had.

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Thank Steve C
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Best mole sauce I've had in the US. Enchiladas were amazing! Flour tortillas are fresh and delicious... So good!

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Thank Carla S
Caldwell, Texas
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Very tasty! Service was very good. Food was good. Offered both flour and corn tortillas. Awesome margaritas of interesting flavors.

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Thank SandraMck58
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We were jonesing for fish tacos at 2pm , and came across this place , which at first looked like a hole-in-the-wall. We went to the "back room", which had a gorgeous Tequila Bar. Very pleasant and not too noisy at 2 in the afternoon. We were immediately served the typical chips and salsa. The fish tacos were very good.... More 

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Thank jgbnola
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Someone told us to head straight to the back of the restaurant and take a seat at the bar. We ordered margaritas with chips and salsa. The bartender seemed to have his own supplies (sauces) which were terrific. We then ordered fish tacos and fish soup...seemed as those were both ordered off the menu and the size and quality of... More 

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Thank Jon W

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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
$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Plaza St, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4114
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Healdsburg
  • Phone Number: 707-433-2807

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