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€€ - €€€Mexican,
1151 S 4th St, El Centro, CA 92243-4741
+1 760-352-6838
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“guacamole” (3 reviews)
“taco” (7 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
1151 S 4th St, El Centro, CA 92243-4741
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is owned and the chef is the prior cook at Camacho's, the oldest restaurant in Imperial County. The menu is essentially the same as Camacho's, but served in a newer facility a little more upscale. There is a separate room for large groups

Thank DesertFarmer
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We love the tacos and tostadas here. Service is good and place is clean. The refried beans topped with jack cheese as a dip with corn tortilla chips are good. But the beef and bean tostadas are my favorite.

Thank Ed L
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We Lunched here. Restaurant was busy with both locals and Americans. The staff are super friendly and helpful. But service is not their strong point. Menu and drinks come out quickly, food can take a bit of time. With that said, the food was superior....More

Thank wynterh8r
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This place has decent food. The carne asada tacos are wonderful. Just a little hole in the wall place but worth a visit.

Thank lbopserca
Reviewed 26 May 2018

The Chile Relleno was very good...a nice light batter, some spice, and a light sauce. My side salad was fine, nothing special. My husband ate matchaca con verdura (shredded meat with vegetables and rice) and thought it was OK, not special. We came with family,...More

Thank Amanita1
Reviewed 13 April 2018

The chips and salsa that started off the meal were really good. I ordered the Dinner Combo – 1 shredded beef taco, 1 bean tostada and 1 cheese enchilada with some great beans…and rice. The taco shell was very crisp..and filled with lots of meat,...More

Thank lkph48
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I went to Sobe's on recommendations from some local business colleagues and the hotel desk person. The place was quite busy when I got there, but my drink order was taken and promptly delivered, and I ordered dinner. Over a half hour later, still no...More

Thank AltGol
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The Mexican food is delicious especially the carne asada. Any dish that has carne asada is going to be yummy. Also the special quesadillas are awesome. The carne asada salad leaves a little to be desired. There are almost no vegetables but the lettuce is...More

Thank P2594PHbarbaras
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This establishment is always clean and well staffed. The waitresses always make you feel welcome and make sure you food is always hot and fresh. I would recommend this Restaurant to everyone looking for Great Mexican Food. They have some of the Best Ice Tea...More

Thank Hanna1955
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Good Mexican food with friendly service. Can grab a book in their "little library". Appeals to both locals and travelers.

Thank Devdem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1151 S 4th St, El Centro, CA 92243-4741
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  El Centro
  • Phone Number: +1 760-352-6838
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