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El Sombrero Patio Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Spanish
363 S Espina St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3222
+1 575-524-9911
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (26 reviews)
“sopapillas” (11 reviews)
“chilli” (26 reviews)
Closed
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
363 S Espina St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3222
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Many locals told me to come to El Sombrero, because they have the best queso in town. I would have to agree! We got the large order to share between the three of us, but we could've done the small order. The rest of the...More

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 4 February 2018

El Sombrero was just selected in a Las Cruces Sun-News poll as the best in town/Mesilla Valley. It does live up to it's reputation! Good food and friendly people. After you take your out of town friends to Las Posta for your first meal out....More

Thank V8637LQjohns
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I love coming to this restaurant. I have been here a few times in the past couple of months. The food is delicious, tastes very authentic, is served very quickly, and comes at a very reasonable price. They give you salsa and chips while you...More

Thank Bethany P
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This was our first visit to El Sombrero although we have been in Las Cruces part-time for a number of years. First, we will definitely return. Colorful, friendly atmosphere. Izzy was our waitress and she was just terrific - happy to serve us, knowledgeable, did...More

Thank Bowlby324
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The hostess seated me on the patio as I asked and was very polite. Then the waitress stopped by right away and I asked for her suggestion between 2 dishes and the food was amazing. I definitely recommend going there during your visit.

Thank D'Anya D
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I ate at El Sombrero in college many years ago. Although a different location, it is still great. The green enchiladas with an egg were very tasty and a little spicy. The others in our party had huevos rancheros and chile rellenos and both loved...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 30 October 2017

While all the food here is good and the people are friendly, I go for the folded tacos. These are a unique dish and delicious!

Thank NOregrets-Traveler
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Best tacos in Las Cruces, hands down! The food is great! Best authentic Mexican tacos and tortas. The burgers are excellent too.

Thank nail0ns
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We dine here often and have just noticed the new menus. Most items are the same, but there are now daily lunch specials which are very good, quickly served, and inexpensive. This has become one of our favorites both because of the good food and...More

Thank MontanaTzar
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We were recommended here by the locals. Order their green chile burger plate with Monterey Jack cheese, your offered 1 of 3 choices of American, Monterey and ghost chile cheese! Their buns are homemade and have a sweet soft taste, kinda like kings Hawaii bread....More

Thank TMarie748
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 363 S Espina St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3222
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces
  • Phone Number: +1 575-524-9911
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