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El Vaquero West

14910 Washington St, Haymarket, VA 20169-2922
+1 703-753-0801
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chips and salsa” (16 reviews)
“fajitas” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
14910 Washington St, Haymarket, VA 20169-2922
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to El Vaquero for lunch today and were greeted very pleasantly by the staff. Warm chips and homemade salsa preceded a very tasty and flavorful chicken fajita. Will definitely come back to this restaurant.

Thank Kathee S
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I am traveling for business and a colleague mentioned this restaurant so decided to give it a try - and it was well worth it! Spicy salsa, terrific fajitas, and great service! Will definitely make this a regular when I’m in the area.

Thank karen0825
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We got there on a Friday evening around 6.30 pm. The place was hopping but we still managed to get seated immediately! Lots of families with kids eating here. Inexpensive, good Mexican food with a separate Vegetarian section in the menu. Vegans may have a...More

Thank Nari K
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is one of the best of typical Mexican restaurants found in and about this area. Extensive menu with luncheon choices and lots of a la carte possibilities. Not gourmet stuff, to be sure, but good solid Mexican meals well cooked and well served. Very...More

Thank trent w
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

This is the best Mexican restaurant in the Gainesville/Haymarket area. No matter what dish you order it will be delicious. Also the wait staff is very friendly and efficient. Everyone seems to help each other. Also they are concerned that you’re satisfied with their cooking....More

Thank Ron K
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I met my brother and his two young daughters there on a Friday night. It was our first time there and we were impressed. It is a very wholesome and clean family restaurant and there were a lot of families with children of all ages....More

Thank Gene L
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I have been returning here for several years now! At first it looks small and like a house, but it opens up inside and can accommodate many people. The chips are hand made and the food is very reasonably priced. They also have daily specials...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Quick service, superb chips and salsa, amazing entrees...all together outstanding experience. EVW is a hidden gem in Haymarket. We'll return.

Thank David S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We enjoyed a late lunch at El Vaquero in Haymarket. Service was excellent and fresh; menu was varied and portions were fair. We started off with homemade guacamole which was quite tasty. The enchiladas poblanas were very good; fajitas looked like a great choice as...More

Thank maadiman
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We tend to drop in to the Haymarket El Vaquero every month or two and have always come away with having had good food, good drink, and all at a reasonable price. The portions are always spot on. Not leaving you wanting for more, nor...More

Thank Michael G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14910 Washington St, Haymarket, VA 20169-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Haymarket
  • Phone Number: +1 703-753-0801
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