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El Sombrero Mexican Grill & Bar

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$$ - $$$
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4646 Forsyth Rd, Macon, GA 31210-4464
+1 478-257-6617
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of best Mexican food in Macon area. We had the Verda enchiladas and they were outstanding . Very friendly staff. Excellent salsa. Very authentic.

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Thank Dan B
Bonaire, Georgia
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for lunch and we're immediately seated. The waitress arrived at the table within a minute and took our drink order. Chips and salsa was brought shortly after and the waitress brought our drinks and took our order. The menu had a lot to offer, but limited in meat quality. Most of the dishes offered ground beef versus... More 

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Thank Spongie-retired
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stop in for some really great steak tacos. Came across this place from a colleague recommendation. Will make sure to stop in on the next trip through Macon.

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Thank EJ N
Tiffin, Ohio, United States
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican food in Macon area. Make sure to try the chunky guacamole and Pollo Tropical Tacos. Restaurant is usually cold so take a jacket!

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Thank Andrea M
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This place is a little dark, slightly sketchy.....just as a good mexican place should be! The salsa is homemade. The service is great and all is reasonably priced.

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Thank Sherri S
Beechgrove, Tennessee
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365 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We ate here some time back and since we were passing through Macon again, decided to try El Sombrero again. My wife had the Sopa de Pollo (Chicken Soup) and liked it, but was not enamored with the cilantro in it. I had the Steak Fajitas and while it was good, it was not as good as I remembered from... More 

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Thank TNBOY
Macon, Georgia
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Nothing like El Sombrero's on a lunch break man. Such a relaxing environment and Lazlo is the ebst and funniest server ever! He remembers your meals, your drinks, and face over time and truly just has a great personality. The food is my fave! Always hot, always delicious and as a San Diego native, always Mexican :-*

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Thank EnkogNeato
Norton Shores, Michigan
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172 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We were traveling through and someone suggested this place. The food was excellent. While we waited the waitress brought us free chips and salsa. The salsa was freshly made and had excellent flavor. There was just enough spice and heat to make it fun to eat and yet not too hard on the stomach. I had a chicken fajita quesadilla... More 

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Thank greenjackie
Macon, Georgia, United States
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The food and drinks are consistently good. This is the most popular Mexican Restaurant in Macon. Expect a wait especially on Friday nights. Everyone I know has their own favorite dish here. You typically cannot go wrong with whatever you order.

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Thank Melinda O
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Ordered kids meal two entrees the good was hot and delicious. Server was 👍. Will return with family again. Very nice atmosphere lots of seating. Parking can be troublesome but that's more of a location issue.

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Thank Shyne A

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4646 Forsyth Rd, Macon, GA 31210-4464
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: +1 478-257-6617

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