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El Sarape Mexican Restaurant

628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
+1 360-379-9343
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (8 reviews)
“nachos” (5 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
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628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

This is another restaurant that we always visit. The food is great, the service very prompt, the interior really colorful and clean. Quite a great menu to choose from.

Thank Wendy334
Reviewed October 3, 2016

My crowd love Mexican food and so when we saw this place during an exploration of Port Townsend they could not be persuaded to have anything else. Fortunately it hit the spot perfectly - the food was excellent, ambience of the restaurant was great and...More

1  Thank W0rthingWanderer
Reviewed September 18, 2016

We enjoy Mexican food and ordered enchiladas. These were excellent. We would call in anytime again. Prices were reasonable.

1  Thank HermannLuyken
Reviewed September 9, 2016

It is a sweet restaurant with brick walls, carpeted floors and red tables that are mostly four tops. The menu is a typical Mexican fare. I enjoy the vegetarian choices on any menu and this has some good selections. The staff is efficient and the...More

2  Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Each entrée that was ordered was superb and more food than we could eat in one sitting. The only complaints we have is that we were seated next to the ice machine which was very loud, making it difficult to have conversations when I was...More

1  Thank Mary J
Reviewed August 8, 2016

My husband and I are Mexican food aficionados, and we always come here. Excellent service, tasty food, and people who never giggle at my Spanish.

1  Thank sandyd22
Reviewed July 12, 2016

Food is tasty and service superb. We love all the El Sarape Mexican Restaurants on a scale of 1-10 there food is 9 only because its Americanized.

1  Thank Elisabeth E
Reviewed July 3, 2016

Of all the Mexican Restaurants in the area, El Sarape is my family's go-to place for delicious and true Mexican food, and plenty of it, great ambiance and excellent service at an affordable price. The salsa is fresh and delicious, and the Pancho Villa Burrito...More

1  Thank Jillbuhler
Reviewed May 6, 2016

My daughter lives in Port Townsend and recommend this place for a birthday dinner. We were greeted right away and seated in back to see the water. Chips are homemade and the salsa is great. Food came fast, my wife and I split an meal...More

1  Thank 354bob
Reviewed May 2, 2016

Bang for the buck! My brother and I had driven from Port Angeles and were waiting for the ferry when we popped in here for lunch. I had the most awesome enchiladas ever - fresh and not overcooked spinach in an enchilada? YES! This thing...More

1  Thank Beth J
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April 2, 2016|
Response from MnMimi | Reviewed this property |
The El Sarape restaurant in Tumwater, Washington opens at 11 AM every day of the week. We went at night but their website said they are open for lunch. Hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-379-9343
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