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El Sombrero Mexican Restaurant

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405 Thain Rd, Lewiston, ID 83501-5333
+1 208-746-0658
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Ventura, California
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

After eating a lot of fast food burgers and pizza while on vacation I was missing Mexican food. I was not disappointed. It wasn't quite authentic but it was still pretty good. It was missing homemade chips and taco shells but the table salsa was good. Did not care for the rice but the beans were really good. I would... More 

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Thank runningshooz
Spokane, Washington
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692 reviews
473 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very decent Mexican restaurant. The inside is nicely decorated and the food was fair. I was hoping it would have been better. Also the men's room had no paper towels.

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Thank fool4travelin
Boise, Idaho
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The presentation of the food is great, even take out. I prefer getting it delivered to going into the restaurant as service is not that great. The hostesses are very rude and make a poor first impression.

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Thank Rachel35394
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71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We were delighted with the interior and service. Chips were still warm and was served with 2 types of salsa. Good was delicious and plentiful. Price reasonable.

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Thank Kay L
Clarkston, Washington
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Ourselves and another couple went out for Dinner after going to church on Sunday and also attended a Concert and then went out to eat, The food was very good, not to spicy and the Pacifico and Margaritas were very tasty. The waiters were right on top of everything, not waiting in line, very happy with meal, brought part of... More 

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Thank Barbara R
San Cristobal De Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico
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145 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

My wife and I love the fried Ice Cream here. We always order it with honey, and sometimes only stop here for dessert. The staff are always polite and quick to serve.

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Thank Clay R
Lewiston, Idaho
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5 reviews
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Amazing food and wonderful staff! Food is always good everytime we go and we love the friendly staff

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Thank 6579215
North Idaho
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

2 locations, the new one on Thain road has very nice decor, very bright and colorful, very good food and very nice service

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Thank Joe828
Lincoln City , Oregon
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is right behind the Red Lion, I had the Shredded Beef Chimichanga and Burritto Combo. The service was quick and friendly And they have a non smoking bar ( I thought all bars were non smoking now?) Apparently not in Idaho.The food was good and arrived quickly. The salsa wasn't the best I ever had but I am... More 

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Thank MarkandAbby
Boise, Idaho
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We had great food with our family. The decor is bright and cheerful just like the staff. We enjoyed the enchiladas, tamales, fajitas, and a lot more. We will go back again. Prices are fair.

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Thank Christy A

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Thain Rd, Lewiston, ID 83501-5333
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Lewiston
  • Phone Number: +1 208-746-0658

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?