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25 W Franklin St, Greencastle, PA 17225-1505
+1 717-643-1296
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Greencastle, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love El Sombrero in Greencastle. They don't serve alcohol so don't plan on any margaritas. But I pick up from there a lot and most of the time the food is spot on. Sometimes they will forget my salsa or something, so I just started checking it before I left! Very good rice, and the fajita burritos are my... More 

Thank reviewtime23
Newburg, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Greencastle on 5/6/2017 and found a MEXICAN restaurant a little off the beaten path. WE were there when it opened at 1100 am we were seated asap and our drinks were there within minutes. .we ordered a lunch and it was served piping hot on a heated plate, was plenty of food actually so... More 

Thank wayne m
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean and friendly staff would come back when in the area. Portions were smaller then I have seen but was enough for lunch.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My wife and I decided to try El Sombrero for lunch today since we were in Greencastle This turned out to be a great choice. We are from Chambersburg and will be taking the short drive to Greencastle whenever we want really good Mexican food. It was fantastic! My wife had the mushroom quesadilla and I had the quesadilla de... More 

Thank hankandval
Level Contributor
33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Many of our friends have recommended this restaurant but recently when driving through this town we decided to stop for dinner. Wonderful Mexican food and great friendly service! Definitely will go back again. It is off the main roads and unfortunately missed by travelers just driving through. Great restaurant!!

Thank Antietam_Wader
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94 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The chips and the salsa was a cut above. Very good. One of us had the burrito which covered the whole plate and was excellent. One of us had the chimichanga which was also excellent. Decide to try the sopapia which was OK and satisfied our cravings for a sweet thing. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was amicable.... More 

Thank boilerhoosier
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Good food and good service. Busy on weekends but worth the short wait. Chips and salsa are fresh and tasty.

Thank RHurd
Level Contributor
18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My family and I came for a Friday night dinner. The building is remodeled and is very nice. The staff is friendly and helpful. The food is high quality and delicious! I highly recommend trying this place.

Thank BigBurghFan
McConnellsburg, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant. Great Food and service. Give it a try. You won't be disappointed.

Thank lshoover
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We used to love this restaurant. Been going there for years. Last few visits were so-so. Today was the last straw. Specifically requested to please not burn the meat in the fajita. Waitress acted like she could not understand a word of English however she has been there for years. Meat came out burned to a crisp, tough and tasted... More 

Thank Battina1031

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 W Franklin St, Greencastle, PA 17225-1505
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Greencastle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-643-1296
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?