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El Farolito

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128 Plaza St, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4114
+1 707-433-2807
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Auburn, California
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

We were told about this place by a local, so we thought we would give it a try. You walk in, kind of through the kitchen, and head to the back bar area. The Margarita's are out of this world. Every dish our party had was excellent. Service is great

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Thank Michael M
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

El Farolito has been a local's favorite for decades. Always great, always friendly and amazingly fast! Love this place!

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Thank Paul D
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

EXCELLENT PLACE TO EAT!! Loved the fajita salad and they piled on the prawns for me...no skimping! Hubby ordered the Combo fajitas and they were perfect....leftovers for later too!

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Thank Laura A
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent. The service was friendly. The margaritas were great. The host was very gracious and helpful. Our favorite restaurant in Healdsburg.

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Thank Gloria S
Healdsburg, California
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Love this place. Great margaritas. The bartender is a great mixologist and entertaining to boot! A platter of nachos with shredded beef is more than enough for two for a meal.

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Thank Patrice V
Austin, Texas
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Disclaimer - Coming from Austin, we know good Tex Mex. Food was alright, but the guacamole was excellent. Margarita's were disappointing for the $9 price tag and small. Service was prompt and friendly. Overall we found it to be pricey, $61 bucks for nachos, chicken poblano and 3 drinks......

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Thank kleinstars
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

In spite of the San Francisco's food critics glowing recommendation, the three of us found the food to be horrible and the service to be terrible. The guacamole was gray and tasted funny. We had to ask for tortillas after they had brought out the fajitas without bringing them, Possibly the worst Mexican food I have ever had.

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Thank Steve C
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Best mole sauce I've had in the US. Enchiladas were amazing! Flour tortillas are fresh and delicious... So good!

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Thank Carla S
Caldwell, Texas
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Very tasty! Service was very good. Food was good. Offered both flour and corn tortillas. Awesome margaritas of interesting flavors.

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Thank SandraMck58
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

We were jonesing for fish tacos at 2pm , and came across this place , which at first looked like a hole-in-the-wall. We went to the "back room", which had a gorgeous Tequila Bar. Very pleasant and not too noisy at 2 in the afternoon. We were immediately served the typical chips and salsa. The fish tacos were very good.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Plaza St, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4114
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Healdsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 707-433-2807

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