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El Gitano

1810 Riverside Dr, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5413
+1 360-424-5514
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“carne asada” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“seafood dish” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
1810 Riverside Dr, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5413
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to try El Gitano last night. We've tried a number of other Mexican restaurants in Mt. Vernon like COA and Morenos across the street. El Gitano was very good. The Molcojete was very sizable. It is not as spicy as...More

Thank Newbie_Vacationer
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My fav in the valley. Always great service at the location in Burlington. Free chips and salsa. Awesome food. Good bar service. Fun for birthdays, interactive happy bday song, hat, shot class. The whole deal. Family friendly

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for eats on our way to Seattle and had a decent lunch. The churros are delicious. We both had carne asada and liked it. The refried beans are great. Good guacamole also. Service was good and the place was keeping pretty...More

Thank emccut01
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and ordered off of the "Express Menu". We both ordered shredded beef enchaladas with rice and beans. The restaurant was not very busy, but our "Express Lunch " took over 30 minutes to arrive. The food was good, but not...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I love enchiladas, and both times at El Gitano, my food was very tasty and fresh. The staff are very friendly, attentive and caring. The chips and salsa are so thin and crisp, I could eat the whole basket full. I will go back again...More

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were a party of four who enjoyed a great meal with good flavours and atmosphere. The staff were very pleasandt and helpful.

Thank SweetSnickerdoodle
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This restaurant is located on the main street in Mount Vernon, Riverside. An easy place to get into for a quick lunch. The chips they served had a funny taste, kinda like they cook them in lard. The lunch we had was good and enjoyable....More

Thank ravenlady
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I had the Colorado Burrito which I could never describe as Mexican food. The was little flavor and the ingredients were primarily refried beans with a red chili topping with some chunks of meat in it.....not what I was use to getting in a true...More

Thank BareboatCaption
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad experience here. The food is great, the portions are almost too generous and the wait staff always has a smile. Oh, and by the way, the nachos are bomb!

Thank Dtor02
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Ate here last week. I ordered taco al carbon for dinner. My friend ordered carne asada. His food was so so, mine was horrible. Tasteless, boiled chopped beef with no season at all. In the past as I remember correctly the taco al carbon were...More

Thank Paulina B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:30 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 - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1810 Riverside Dr, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5413
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 360-424-5514
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