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El Sarape

1380 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1255
+1 610-239-9466
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (12 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“corn chowder” (2 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
1380 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1255
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I do not even like Mexican food however this is Authentic Mexican Cuisine and the difference is in the way each dish is prepared with tremendous attention to detail and maintaining the authentic Mexican home cooking. I just love their fish tacos and my business...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Guessing they just re-opened within the last week and it was a bit hit and miss last night. Nice looking attractive place with nice sized bar (no TV however) but this place is going to be super loud when busy. Dined early last night and...More

Thank babcme
Reviewed 7 May 2017

NEW LOCATION- I've loved this place in the past but tonight at the new location, NOT GOOD at all. I ordered the chicken enchiladas which were mainly tortilla shells with barely ANY chicken in them at all (literally 4 little bites of chicken in each)....More

Thank Kaili M
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I moved to Blue Bell in 2015 after living in Philadelphia for 16 years and this is still one of my favorite restaurants in the area. The food is always spot on, guacamole and chips are fantastic, mole sauce is delicious, and love my go...More

Thank Jeanean M
Reviewed 25 December 2016

This holiday season I took a colleague to El Sarape. We had a great experience and loved our meals. Be sure to try the enchiladas, guacamole, tacos, and margaritas:). Service and the ambience was wonderful. Sounds like they will be undergoing renovations and will re-open...More

Reviewed 8 December 2016

The Corn chowder was one of the best I have ever had and the fish tacos, which happened to be Taco Tuesday, are super fresh, tasty and hot temperature when they arrived on our table. The service was like going to a friends home in...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I gave a poor rating because I thought it was too expensive, average food, and it didn't provide chips and pico de gallo complimentary. I wouldn't recommend this place for the following reasons. 1. No chips and salsa provided - every Mexican place I ever...More

Thank K B
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The food was okay, but overspiced guac & all dishes were overpriced. Staff were not accomodating & we had to ask for things several times. Other Mexican rests in area are better quality, larger portions & less pricey

Thank oceanlady999
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The place is so upbeat with the bright colors on the walls, upscale Mexican restaurant. The place is not very big but I've always been able to get seated in a reasonable time. The staff is friendly and helpful. The food is great, good drinks...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Hostess is extremely rude. I have heard this complaint from others in addition to my own experience. I frequented this restaurant with family and business clients. None of us will ever go back. Shame, the food and drinks were really good.

1  Thank Johnie_3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1380 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1255
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Blue Bell
  • Phone Number: +1 610-239-9466
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