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El Sol y La Luna

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600 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3716
+1 512-444-7770
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09:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 16:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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Cranbury, New Jersey
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Had a late lunch on a Saturday afternoon (2pm-ish). It was pretty dead in there when we arrived which made me nervous, but as we progressed through our meal more people showed up. The ambience is trying hard to be Tex-Mex but it felt a little forced. The food we ordered was great. The posole was fantastic, and the nachos... More 

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Thank Amanda H
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The brunch was not good. Food was cold. Not a lot of selection. Place seemed shabby. I wouldn't recommend.

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Thank Tony M
West Byfleet, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I know nothing about Mexican food, but to my inexperienced taste, the food here was very good. The outside looked rundown, and the interior was basic, but we didn't come here to look at the place. The staff were helpful when it came to selecting our food, which was tasty, and plentiful. My wife ordered a margarita, and when it... More 

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Thank paulann2014
Minneapolis
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We started with the chips and queso. Everything was great including our enchiladas. Very fresh tasting. We would recommend.

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Thank turnermpls
Olney, Maryland
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279 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I stopped in early on a Saturday night. The place wasn't overrun with tourists flocking 6th. I sat at the bar and had enjoyable experience. This wasn't the best Mexican food I've ever had, but it was far from the worst. I had the shrimp tacos which were tasty and served with black beans and rice. I was surprising please... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

My family of 4 had lunch here on a Friday afternoon because it's close to the convention center. It was almost empty and after tasting the food, I see why. The chips were yellow and obviously from a bag. Queso tasted like it was straight out of a jar. In fact, I had to mix it with the salsa to... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Visiting from Dallas and came here..The food was decent but the kitchen staff could only get one order right out of the two we placed. I had to end up leaving for an engagement a few blocks away and had to leave my fiance at the table because they couldnt get our order correct.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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146 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I love trying new places and this one did not disappoint. The guacamole was perfect and the Sopes were very delicious. Good cocktail options that went perfectly with the cuisine.

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Thank DASH1965
Pflugerville, Texas
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We visited here yesterday, and had the best food! I had the grilled chicken breast with chipotle sauce that was to die for. The avocados on top added just the right taste. And the black beans...heaven! (and I'm not a super fan of beans!) Others in our party had shrimp tacos and shrimp diablo. Everyone was raving about the food!... More 

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Thank Kathy G
1 review
Reviewed 1 September 2016

What a wonderful restaurant! It is by far one of our favorite places to eat. My daughter loves the rice and beans and queso. I love the mole enchiladas...the best in all of Texas! The team members at El Sol y La Luna are not only professional, but down to earth and adult and kid-friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3716
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-444-7770

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