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El Sombrero Mexican Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Spanish, Southwestern
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1820 S Frontage Rd, Vicksburg, MS 39180-5268
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Aurora, Colorado
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten every Mexican dish I can imagine, but this was inedible. I could only eat the rice after trying the Chile Relleno, salsa?, and Flauta that looked like an enchilada. Everything was very sweet? The waiter didn't know what Green Chile was, so I was a bit skeptical right off the bat. Also, the couple next to me... More 

Thank Michael G
Midlothian, Texas
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful service. Good texmex food. Large Dos Equis draft very refreshing after long road trip. Large, varied menu. Everything we had was delicious. Enchiladas, flautas (taquitos on menu), tamale. Chips and salsa. Will be back when we are stopping in Vicksburg.

Thank Bob H
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were sent there by the Motel front desk with the comment "Best Mexican Restaurant in Vicksburg". If that is so no more Mexican in Vicksburg for us. They had a new waitress who confused order after order. In our case she mistook the Dinner items for Lunch items at 8 o'clock at night. Upon receiving the wrong food I... More 

Thank L D
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We stayed at the Holiday Inn next door. It was late on a sunday and this was one of the few places open on a sunday night and it was packed. My sister and I both had the Quail. Two quail, vegetables, guacamolie, beer, and chips. We could not eat it all. The prices are very reasonable $55 for the... More 

Thank osagemorgan
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73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

Had a meal here tonight, what a choice so much to choose from. The waiter was very helpful . Food was realy good . Nice place very pleasant .

Thank molliecat
Shreveport, Louisiana
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Chips and salsa were good Cheese enchilada had some sauce on it that was not good Chimichanga was delicious Taco salad-had a lot of onions but it was good Service was good Good stop!

Thank biology10
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I generally do not eat Mexican food but my wife does and so we went here. I ordered a chicken salad. Not very "Mexican" but it was an excellent dish. Very large portion, lots of chicken and cheese and fresh lettuce. It tasted really, really good. The only negative were the tomatoes. They were just like the crappy tomatoes you... More 

Thank Ed C
Brooklyn, New York
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383 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Huge portions and good service. The margaritas were outstanding. The size is great for large groups. Totally recommend for a party.

Thank James C
Sulphur Springs, Texas, United States
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69 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This place was next to our hotel and had pretty good reviews, so we gave it a try. We are from Texas and have no fewer than 8 Mexican restaurants in our little town, so we have certain expectations. The food wasn't bad, it just wasn't what we are used to-the fajita nachos had actual fajitas with peppers and onions... More 

Thank Dana S
Tallulah, Louisiana, United States
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

El Sombrero in Vicksburg, MS is as good a Mexican Restaurant as they come. The service is top notch, the food excellent, and the prices more than reasonable. The salsa and chips are plentiful and fresh. The menu selection is abundant and the atmosphere is nice. The management is friendly and inviting as well as is the staff. It's one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Spanish, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
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 - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1820 S Frontage Rd, Vicksburg, MS 39180-5268
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Vicksburg
  • Phone Number: 601-638-1388

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?