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El Sarape Mexican Restaurant

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628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
+1 360-379-9343
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Edmonton, Canada
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113 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here today. The food was very good, the service was good, and the decor was nice. The location is on the Main Street in the old city downtown.

Thank Frankly2Honest
Olympia, Washington, United States
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163 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This is another restaurant that we always visit. The food is great, the service very prompt, the interior really colorful and clean. Quite a great menu to choose from.

Thank Wendy334
Worthing, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

My crowd love Mexican food and so when we saw this place during an exploration of Port Townsend they could not be persuaded to have anything else. Fortunately it hit the spot perfectly - the food was excellent, ambience of the restaurant was great and service was attentive. A great place to have lunch.

1 Thank W0rthingWanderer
Ludwigshafen, Germany
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We enjoy Mexican food and ordered enchiladas. These were excellent. We would call in anytime again. Prices were reasonable.

1 Thank HermannLuyken
West Palm Beach, Florida
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871 reviews
372 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 732 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

It is a sweet restaurant with brick walls, carpeted floors and red tables that are mostly four tops. The menu is a typical Mexican fare. I enjoy the vegetarian choices on any menu and this has some good selections. The staff is efficient and the wait to be seated short.

2 Thank DoloresJacoby
Bonney Lake, Washington State
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Each entrée that was ordered was superb and more food than we could eat in one sitting. The only complaints we have is that we were seated next to the ice machine which was very loud, making it difficult to have conversations when I was running. Also, the men's room was less then fresh smelling but at least the ladies... More 

1 Thank Mary J
Port Townsend, Washington
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

My husband and I are Mexican food aficionados, and we always come here. Excellent service, tasty food, and people who never giggle at my Spanish.

1 Thank sandyd22
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Food is tasty and service superb. We love all the El Sarape Mexican Restaurants on a scale of 1-10 there food is 9 only because its Americanized.

1 Thank Elisabeth E
Port Townsend, Washington
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Of all the Mexican Restaurants in the area, El Sarape is my family's go-to place for delicious and true Mexican food, and plenty of it, great ambiance and excellent service at an affordable price. The salsa is fresh and delicious, and the Pancho Villa Burrito lives up to its name. If it's a birthday celebration they'll provide the big hat,... More 

1 Thank Jillbuhler
Ferndale, Washington
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96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

My daughter lives in Port Townsend and recommend this place for a birthday dinner. We were greeted right away and seated in back to see the water. Chips are homemade and the salsa is great. Food came fast, my wife and I split an meal and still was food leftover. I would go back again. Staff was very helpful and... More 

1 Thank 354bob

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-379-9343

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