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Sierra Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican
302 N Santiam Hwy E, Gates, OR 97346-9349
+1 503-897-2210
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
5 Dec 2017
10 Jul 2017
“Best Mexican food.”
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€€ - €€€
302 N Santiam Hwy E, Gates, OR 97346-9349
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Great food! Great location service was good and everyone was very friendly! Food was outstanding! We will be back!

Thank Cathyann D
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is family owned and family run. The peope are wonderful and their food cannot be outdone. Sometimes my husband just tells them to make him something and he is always happy.

Thank Janeta H
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Has that local home town feeling, with great owners & staff. We have a group go there every Friday night for good food and service.

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We have been going to the Sierra for 20 years and always enjoy visiting with Jorge and Maria and there family. We have watched the kids grow up over the years - they all help out with age appropriate tasks. The food is homemade and...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Nice friendly service. Great salsa and chips a little on the spicy side. They also have an American menu for the non-adventurous picky eater. Great enchiladas and sopes and generous portions. The margaritas are so good, it's hard to stop at one.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 29 May 2016

A very serviceable place with friendly service. Not all the options you would find at a larger place but better than a chain. Lots of parking for our travel trailer Seemed like the locals like this place which is always a good sign

Thank vintagetrailer
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I travel the North Santiam Canyon 3 days a week. I usually stop at the Sierra Mexican Restaurant once a week as I enjoy the family of Jorge and Maria, they all work there. The atmosphere is traditional Mexican, the food is so good you...More

Thank 305lorettas
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Best Mexican cuisine in the Santiam Canyon. But that claim comes with a codicil. It's probably the only Mexican restaurant in the Santiam Canyon unless you include the City of Stayton, just off highway 22, which has a few more. The food is of good...More

Thank Clyde346
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We didn't expect to find much in this remote stretch of road between Salem and Bend, but we were very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food here. It is clearly homemade and carefully prepared, with an interesting combination of ingredients.

Thank Rosecrans
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Authentic Mexican fare at reasonable prices. This is a family business with years of experience and it shows.

Thank Rick C
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
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10:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 N Santiam Hwy E, Gates, OR 97346-9349
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Gates
  • Phone Number: +1 503-897-2210
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