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El Zarape

1905 W 8th St, Yuma, AZ 85364-3501
+1 928-782-5528
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“shrimp” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
1905 W 8th St, Yuma, AZ 85364-3501
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Simple place to eat, very friendly staff. Fabulous food. Their salsa is some of the best I have ever had. I ordered the beef fajita taco dinner. It was extremely generous in size, plated very well, bautifully, and great execution. Delicious. I will cone back...More

Thank Jane J
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast on a Sunday, our first choice was closed. Food was excellent and service was good. We would go there again.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had dinner with a total of six people - 4 of the 6 ordered 'The General' quesadilla, and all four of us were totally happy with the choice! Honestly, one of the best quesadillas that I've had in a long time, and I order...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant looks a bit sketchy from the exterior but push past that for a delicious breakfast. My husband and I split the el jefe steak omelet which was fantastic. He added on a chili relleno because someone else at our table had gotten one...More

Thank Sheila M
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Went to try the tamales. Chili relleno was very good. Tamales homemade and excellent. Shrimp taco had lots of shrimp. Service was good. People very friendly. Will go again

Thank lotsofslots
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We ordered food and they modified it to suit our taste. The place is not stylish but is remarkably clean and the food was excellent. Very moderate prices.

Thank Carolyn028
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing food a wounderful atmosphere super super wounderful people talked to cheif very friendly and helpful

Thank tchicken690
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I love the diablo shrimp meal at this place and I haven't had an entrée I didn't enjoy. They have beer and margaritas and Mexican coke in a bottle. My Mom had the steak and shrimp meal and had enough leftover for a second meal....More

Thank arb85
Reviewed 16 June 2016

This local Mexican restaurant offers good tasting food. Most dining is inside with a table on the outside. A small size establishment with tables in two rooms. Wine and beer is served also. Good portion size. Steak quesadilla-delicious.

Thank dakota m
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a carne asada taco lunch. The carne asada was very tasty everything was fresh. We also enjoyed chavelas ! Sabrosas.

Thank Jennifer K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$25
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 W 8th St, Yuma, AZ 85364-3501
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Yuma
  • Phone Number: +1 928-782-5528
  • E-mail
High Quality and Generous Quantities Authentic Mexican cuisine from Sonora in family operated business. Under new management since 2012. Only licensed Certified Angus Beef offerings in the region. Original recipes and beverages. Catering. Parties, takeout and delivery. Generous portions and reasonable cost. Gift Cards and Discounts available. Great Reviews!
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