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El Sombrero

) #46 of 85 Restaurants in Schaffhausen €€ - €€€ Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Webergasse 27, Schaffhausen 8200, Switzerland
+41 52 740 39 10
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
14 Feb 2017
“Mexi - can't”
21 Aug 2016
“Worst ever”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
€€ - €€€
Webergasse 27, Schaffhausen 8200, Switzerland
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Food great, terrible service! We spent 3 hrs here waiting and waiting for food, drink, anything! We were walking past and asked if there was room for 6 and were told that there was (even on valentines night) BUT we should have been told that...More

Thank BarryW1970
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is far away from being Mexican. The portions are little and the taste is even worse. You order food and you get it in an hour or so. Also the service is not friendly at all. They don't smile and on top of...More

3  Thank Bengu C
Reviewed 17 June 2015

I'm not a fan of the restaurants in Schaffhausen and this is also not a gem. Food is reasonable, bit too much cheese and not authentic Mexican (like Italian food is not authentic in Schaffhausen as well). I had burritos and colleagues had enchiladas both...More

Thank Sjors80
Reviewed 14 March 2015

Nothing Mexican in there other than the decoration. The nachos were very few and burnt. Nearly no cheese. The beans were burnt as well. No jalapeños as indicated in the menu instead. The quesadilla was very disappointing as well. It looked more like a poor...More

1  Thank TanitC85
Reviewed 22 February 2014

This was truly the LEAST authentic Mexican restaurant we’ve experienced anywhere in the world. Enchiladas tasted more like lasagna than enchiladas, tacos tasted exactly the same as enchiladas, cocktail de camarones was a shrimp salad (on salad leaves) served in a cocktail glass. We got...More

1  Thank levmishkin
Reviewed 3 October 2013 via mobile

We are here 2 times while staying in Schaffhousen. Everything was great - service, great salad, good quesadilla, good atmosphere.

1  Thank ryanpeg
Reviewed 12 January 2013

Never having been to Mexico I'm not sure how 'authentic' some of the cuisine is but who doesn't love hot chips as a side dish?! :) The fajitas were delicious, they looked slightly overcooked when they arrived at the table but they were very good....More

Thank Liz_D27
Reviewed 2 September 2012

The owner's tried to make it authentic with the Yucatan decor. Large choice of items on the menu. Slightly over the top on the tanginess and saltiness - more so then one would encounter in Mexico even (let alone what the Americans consider authentic Mexican...More

Thank UniqueCap
Reviewed 1 September 2012

Food OK, not amazing quality but also nothing to complain about. Service friendly. If you need a mexican fix, OK to go.

Thank krisis
Reviewed 20 February 2011

Go here for lunch quite often, always good quality food.

Thank Damstardam
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Webergasse 27, Schaffhausen 8200, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Schaffhausen  >  Schaffhausen
  • Phone Number: +41 52 740 39 10
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