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El Gitano

) #56 of 358 Restaurants in Bellingham $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
+1 360-714-1065
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“burrito” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Went again to the best Mexican style restaurant in Bellingham. Tonight was Burrito night and they were Great!! We added a pair of the most wonderful margaritas EVER!! Go for them :on the rocks".

Thank msglaigaie
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Had a wonderful dinner!! I have the Express Burrito which never disappoints. We had 4 different dishes between us & each was delightful.

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We took our granddaughter to El Gitano for dinner one night and the three of us thought our meals were very good. The chips were warm and the salsa was hot! But not too hot. Very tasty. Service was good, the rice and beans which...More

Thank Jude3147
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Service was great, food was great but my final bill-which I received days later after calling my bank to check on my charges, I had been over-charged $2 on my tip. I gave a 20% tip and it was rung up with that the additional...More

Thank Roseventures
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

To preface, it was the night before the PNW "storm of the decade". So there was a huge influx of people. However, this was the saddest experience. We were sooo incredibly hungry, waiting over an hour for two meals. The service was very friendly. Taco...More

Thank Sydney R
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We get to Bellingham only infrequently and are selective on where we dine when we visit. We like Mexican food and cannot get good Mexican where we live so we tried El Gitano based on the reviews. We were not disappointed. Good food, portions, and...More

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The few times I've gone to El Gitano I've really enjoyed my meal. I have gone on weekend nights for karaoke and ended up having a few drinks and enjoying one of their delicious meals. The service is great, the portions are big, and the...More

Thank BebeZed
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Loved it. Staff are friendly and the food was amazing. All this for a great price. One of my favourites. The place is bigger than it looks. Nice decor and large plates of food. Great to share.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This place has awesome lunch specials and they are very good and quick with their service. You can't go wrong with this tasty Mexican food - they aim to please

Thank CFL18
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Found this gem on the way through town and we were very very pleased. Possibly the best salsa I've ever had. Service was fantastic! I had a bean and cheese burrito that was great also. Highly recommend this place.

Thank donk984
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-714-1065
  • E-mail
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