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El Jardin Restaurant

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76 N Washington St, Sonora, CA 95370-4708
+1 209-588-0770
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“beans” (5 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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76 N Washington St, Sonora, CA 95370-4708
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Reviewed yesterday

We chose this restaurant because of the excellent reviews and were not disappointed. The service was friendly and attentive and the food excellent. The outdoor garden area provided a perfect atmosphere for an enjoyable meal. Don't be fooled by the "store-front" look. This place provides...More

Thank tenow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is wonderful and the waitstaff is most efficient and friendly. Loved the huevos rancheros and the fried ice cream for dessert. Margaritas as yummy

Thank Pam L
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

My husband, our 4 year old daughter and I had lunch there. It was delicious. You can sit inside and outside. Shrimp fajitas is the bomb! As well as deep fried ice cream. The atmosphere is nice. The staff is friendly. The service is pretty...More

Thank ekaterinavallotton
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Tasty meal in a lovely little restaurant at the other end of town. Fish tacos were tasty & service was friendly.

Thank lizzylee97
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Wow! My meal was amazing! The best Chili Rellano I've ever had! Chicken taco and rice and beans and guacamole were also delicious. We ate outside and loved the garden feel and the service was excellent.

Thank Lori B
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

We've been going for several years, alternating between the Sonora location and the Columbia location, each has a slightly different atmosphere, but the same good food..!!

Thank Dan D
Reviewed May 22, 2017

I had a very nice dinner in this small, professionally run restaurant. My traveling companions and I had our best meal in Sonora at El Jardin. Spotlessly clean with a welcoming and professional staff and good food.

Thank nativesanfranciscans
Reviewed April 29, 2017

This was our last evening in Sonora and I wasn't well. My husband orders a skirt steak with a tomatillo sauce that was as good as any we've tasted. With my discomfort I chose a quesadilla, which was excellent. When I asked for more orange...More

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I wen there with friends and I was pleasantly surprised. Food was very good, service was very good and atmosphere was great.

Thank A v
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican food! We were so pleased to discover that El Jardin's is still serving amazing food at great prices! ❤️

Thank Teresa D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 N Washington St, Sonora, CA 95370-4708
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonora
  • Phone Number: +1 209-588-0770
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