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El Gitano

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$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
+1 360-714-1065
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  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
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Reviewed August 5, 2015

This place has the best mole sauce I've had outside of Southern California! Loved it over my enchiladas.

Thank blkjck5697
Reviewed June 24, 2015

I love their El Gitano Especial Burrito. It's a pork burrito with all the trimmings. Enough to share but I don't. If I can't finish, I take it home and have the remainder for lunch the next day.

Thank John N
Reviewed March 2, 2015

I have been hearing about this restaurant for some time. Mostly good reviews. My friend and I visited for lunch. In fact, we were the first in the door for the day. Although the server was attentive, he forgot my friend's request to put condiments...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed February 27, 2015

El Gitano in Sunset Square is one of my favorite restaurants in Bellingham. I have been to this place more times than I can count, and the service is consistently top notch. The price of their meals is also fair for the amount and quality....More

Thank Yusuke O
Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Love how our meal always is hot when served. Hate "luke warm" food when I'm at a restaurant. The servers are always nice too. Love it when we go there when they have live music. Make u feel like u r in Mexico.

Thank Princess_Buttercup37
Reviewed November 24, 2014

The food and service was good, not a long wait and they were busy. The prices were also very reasonable.

Thank J B
Reviewed November 6, 2014

You walk in they give you fresh cooked tortilla chips. Service is quick and the food is incredible. Nothing tastes the same there. I have travelled Mexico and I will always go back to El Gitano.

Thank theriddler1
Reviewed October 10, 2014

End of a long day with delayed ferry ride included - wonderful chili rellano and my friend raved about her super salad

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed September 29, 2014

If you love piping hot, high quality Mexican food served up by meticulous staff in a super clean environment then this is the place for you. We have tried many Mexican restaurants in our travels and I believe I can say this is the best...More

Thank gbaby2011
Reviewed September 17, 2014

My husband had the macho burrito and I had the El Gitano special burrito. Customer service was pleasant enough, the restaurant was clean, and the food was average. Servings were massive platters; we each ate about half of our meals and took the rest home....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-714-1065
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