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El Sarape

1380 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1255
+1 610-239-9466
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“guacamole” (12 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1380 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1255
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Reviewed 25 July 2011

We have been here numerous times with 2 families young children. They have always accommodated us and the food is alway great. Very tasty authentic dishes.. The stuffed red snapper is to die for. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 5 December 2010

My bf and I go here once a month........I would go more often, but I would be broke. A couple of appetizers and a couple of margaritas will cost you a hundred dollars. The staff is great and friendly......just be careful....the margaritas are strong and...More

Thank keenansm0m
Reviewed 22 January 2010

My wife and I live in Blue Bell and Sarape is a monthly fix. We've eaten our way through their menu. I've settled on their Filete Toluca (a petite filet with chorizo sausage served floating in a shallow pool of their smokey chipotle pepper sauce...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2008

Good Mexican. Expensive drinks. Not as fun as Tamarindos but the food is good. Often seems crowded, service a bit too leisurely, if they could turn the tables around quicker I'd go more often.

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Reviewed 2 April 2008

Too stuffy for it's own good

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Reviewed 29 February 2008

Ilove this place. It is my favorite stop for mexican. The chicken enchiladas are my favorite dish. The food is quality not the cheap stuff you usually get at a mexican place.

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North Wales, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 November 2007

Good mexican!

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Reviewed 23 August 2007

Extremely pricey and not any good. I had the Pollo Mactezuma (sp?) and it was the worst dish I've had in any restaurant. Tasted like the chicken, asparagus, spinach and bacon were all just boiled then wrapped together. It would have just been bland except...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2005

We returned to El Sarape after a 2 year hiatus and found that the food is as good as ever. The moment this place opened, we were there. After all, it's pretty hard to find decent Mexican food in Pennsylvania. And make note that El...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1380 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1255
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Blue Bell
  • Phone Number: +1 610-239-9466
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