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El Sombrero Mexican Restaurant

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Mexican, Spanish, Southwestern
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1820 S Frontage Rd, Vicksburg, MS 39180-5268
601-638-1388
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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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Wolverhampton
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73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 .

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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!

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Franconia
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 

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Brooklyn, New York
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358 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

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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 stars 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 

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Tallulah, Louisiana, United States
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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Caledonia, Mississippi
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We eat at this restaurant quite often as my husband travels to this area with his work. We stay next door at the Holiday Inn. The food is excellent. The place is beautiful and the staff are all very nice. However, the smoking at the bar is a big turn off. Even though it is only at the bar, you... More 

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Thank Cheryl39740
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Holiday Inn next to it and waked over for dinner, great food and service, food had a great flavor and was prepared well. Would definitely stop and eat here again if passing through town. Only complaint is Mississippi still lets there be smoking in restaurants that aren't strictly a bar - been spoiled in Arkansas ! Good... More 

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Fort Worth
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

After seeing the rating and reviews I expected a lot more from this restaurant but it was average at best the steak tasted like chopped steak and it looked like they were trying to hide the food with sour cream.

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Burnet, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Great atmosphere, great service, great food! My family enjoyed eating a El Sombrero and the portions were so big we took some home>

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Spanish, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
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 have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?