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El Rincon

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3704 Fruitvale Blvd, Yakima, WA 98902-1100
+1 509-453-4900
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

El Rincon Restaurant could be seen out our window from a horrible excuse for a hotel (comfort inn Yakima). I was going to go there for dinner but was told that it was closed?

Thank Reynaldo C
Yakima, Washington
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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

When this place was in business it had some of the worst Mexican food in town. Yakima has some of the best Mexican food in the state, so it might have been good food somewhere else, but not here. But, I'm just padding my word count so that I can post the headline about this place having closed - after... More 

Thank kbatku
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

The place is very small but the food they serve is very good! It's probably one of the best places I have eaten tacos at. Tortillas are served fresh which is sweet!

Thank Brayan H
Seattle, Washington
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Very fast and pleasant service. Good meal and beers for the price. Took some food away, as I couldn't finish. I'll go back. Dark inside, but on a hot sunny day I can see that would be welcoming!

Thank Donna98447
Yakima, Washington, Usa
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We eat her a lot the food good, the staff is friendly just a nice feeling. The owner almost always opens the door for you and trys to great you by name, seats pretty fast , the food for us seems to come quick. I like that it is a homely feeling to it.

Thank Marlene G
Yakima, WA
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2013

My wife and I ate at El Rincon on 10/28/13 for lunch. The salsa was very good with some decent spice, but the chips were not warm or fresh tasting. The host greeted us very nicely and seated us in a nice clean table. I agree with other reviews that the atmosphere is very dark and the buidling has a... More 

Thank Roook
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50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2013

I have an awesome meal every time I go there. The only downfall is the slow service. So if you are not in a hurry you shouldn't be disappointed.

Thank jay2000cc
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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102 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2013

I always stop at this restaurant when I'm in Yakima. The owner greets me personally on each visit. The food is excellent!

Thank Bob B
Sequim, Washington
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2012

Great food. I asked for very hot on the entree and didn't get it. Extra hot salsa was good. This is over 50 characters, so accept it.

Thank norma s
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2012

Certainly not a fancy place, but a down-home restaurant in which the owner serves you personally with happy flair. The relatively broad range of food is basic and authentic. Add or subtract Cheese, larger or smaller portions, you name it, you get it. Black beans instead of refried? Just ask. Extra hot salsa? You got it. Outstanding well drinks for... More 

Thank Gdsawyer

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3704 Fruitvale Blvd, Yakima, WA 98902-1100
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Yakima
  • Phone Number: +1 509-453-4900

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?