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EL Sombrero

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Piazza del Commercio 17, 95018, Riposto, Sicily, Italy
+39 331 341 1511
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This restaurant absolutely does not serve Mexican food. I can't think what you would call it, other than bland and tasteless, but you certainly can't call it Mexican. Totally and completely not to be recommended unless you want cheap tasteless food.

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Ok, we live near London so are spoilt for international restaurants but the food is as Mexican in flavour and content as fish and chips. Deep fried blandness I'm afraid to say. Stick with local restaurants serving Sicilian food, which is infinitely more delicious.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Ate there last night with my family and 3/4 meals were inedible. Chicken was overlooked and tasted old. Husbands meal was over spiced to mask the very poor quality meat used. Complained to chef who argued the food was dried up because it was cold! We love Mexican food but this was the worst example of any food we have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cuisine
Mexican, Steakhouse, Barbecue
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Commercio 17, 95018, Riposto, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Riposto
  • Phone Number: +39 331 341 1511

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