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El Vaquero West

$$ - $$$Mexican,
14910 Washington St, Haymarket, VA 20169-2922
+1 703-753-0801
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chips and salsa” (16 reviews)
“fajitas” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
14910 Washington St, Haymarket, VA 20169-2922
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tend to drop in to the Haymarket El Vaquero every month or two and have always come away with having had good food, good drink, and all at a reasonable price. The portions are always spot on. Not leaving you wanting for more, nor...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure why folks believe this is authentic Mexican cuisine. Good people, good drinks, food, not so much. Only game in town, need some competition.

Thank Reeni2013Maureen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great family restaurant and take out. Get there early on the wekends, they get busy. Good size portions for very good prices. Enjoy.

Thank Marvin S
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This is a great little restaurant with outstanding Mexican food with an energetic staff that knows how to take care of families, especially with young children. Of course, each of our past three visits was around 5:30 pm when several families packed the place. Our...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Once again El Vaquero West did not disappoint us. On our way home from shopping we decided dine out, well good Mexican food was just perfect for the evening. All the menu items are just great, its always hard to decide what to get.

Thank Ron K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Consistently good fresh food and fast service. Reasonable prices and convenient location in Haymarket. Nice to enjoy a local run business and not a chain. Have eaten here many times and always good. Fun for birthdays too. They give you a huge fancy sombrero to...More

Thank BrendaTRealtor
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Who doesn't love a good taco Tuesday spot? Or fajita Friday? Or burrito Wednesday? After having a not so hot experience at a different local Mexican establishment, we decided to give El Vaquero West a shot. Now, every time we have friends or family in...More

Thank Crystal S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The food here is predictable and decent. I visit with friends most of my trips to Northern Virginia. I am puzzled as to why they don't hire more staff, and they routinely run out of basic things, like ice tea. To the owners, put some...More

Thank MarvinCarter
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

It certainly has my vote as the best restaurant in Haymarket. My family has been eating here for years. Always tasty and very reasonably priced.

Thank Ciarac00
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My wife and I eat here frequently. The food is always delicious. The menu has lots of choices so you can order just what you want. Staff is friendly and the service is fast.

Thank M-KK16
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14910 Washington St, Haymarket, VA 20169-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Haymarket
  • Phone Number: +1 703-753-0801
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