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El Gringo's

South Cliff, Scarborough YO11 2AQ, England
+44 1723 501764
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“ribs” (35 reviews)
“steak” (50 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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South Cliff, Scarborough YO11 2AQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We regularly eat at El Gringos, and have yet to leave disappointed. The chicken and steak combo is a definite favourite, along with the mexi-burger. The decor does need updating but so long as the food stays of the great standard you can forgive that....More

2  Thank TrendyWendy1968
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here with friends there was 8 of us and only one other table of people in when we arrived. No one offered us drinks or greeted us kindly. We had to go to the bar to order drinks, who then forgot all about...More

Thank nyorksfamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably best tasting Mexican food I have had in the UK. Friendly staff and atmosphere- very generous portions. It was a surprise to have the early bird discount but was very welcome. A nice place to visit if you want something other than fish and...More

Thank gail1842
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner were staying in Scarborough for the weekend we came across this restaurant while walking. It was really busy. We sat in the bar which we didn't mind as it was quieter. We both ordered skewers beef and chicken. The meat melted...More

Thank 132carla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited here whilst holidaying for mine and my husbands anniversary. The restaurant was lovely from the outside and the staff where really welcoming and helpful! We ordered two cocktails which came to £12 which was reasonable for the area. We ordered nachos to...More

Thank Jaide C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family were in town for a bank holiday visit and were tempted to El gringos after being recommended by a taxi driver, (I think his firm was called abc and their rates were reasonable). His opinion was correct and we had a...More

Thank Andyroo W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and myself called in at the last minute on a bank holiday weekend and the staff were helpful and made space for us. We did have to wait a little while for our starters but we were given a few drink for the...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The portions are huge. The food was hot and.well presented. Nipped out for a mid meal ciggy and they had taken my beer. Very apologetic and it was replaced straight away. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was lovely. The portions are...More

Thank cat d
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the manager of our hotel We got there early on in the service on a Saturday, greeted warmly and shown to our seats no problem. The menu is tex mex with a few Caribbean, cajun and us southern options. I...More

Thank just1boronut
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We were greeted by a friendly waitress who showed us to a table, it was a Wednesday night and was quite busy. The menu had such a good selection it took us a while to decide what we wanted! I opted for the mexican sample...More

Thank Cassie2303
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Helen G
11 July 2017|
Response from Andy_n_Sara | Reviewed this property |
id avoid this place at the moment as it's recently received a 1 food standards rating 😂
5 August 2016|
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Response from dawnt67 | Reviewed this property |
From 6pm
12 February 2016|
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Response from Scarboroughlad2013 |
No, collection only!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Cliff, Scarborough YO11 2AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 501764
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