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El Sarape Mexican Restaurant

) #26 of 63 Restaurants in Port Townsend €€ - €€€ Mexican
628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
+1 360-379-9343
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (8 reviews)
“nachos” (5 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
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628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
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Reviewed 1 week ago

El Sarape is located near the pier in Port Townsend, along a street lined with old historical buildings. The dishes are very good, in particular the flavored Chicken Chipotle, the service is friendly and fast. A great spot for lunch or dinner.

Thank Jog4fun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal that was brought out in a timely and friendly manner. When we went in to the restaurant we where the fourth table being served, however it did get a little bit busier by the time we finished. The three employees that...More

Thank SteveMarita
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The homemade Sangria is sooooo good, margiritas were great, Chili Rellenos and Mole Enchiladas were amazing. The prices were very reasonable and the portions were large. Highly recommend!!

Thank Drea567
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

So very, very slow! Menu has a good selection, waiter friendly and helpful, getting food...... A very long wait. Once we got our lunch it looked good but nothing special and not much spice. The best part was that the restaurant was very clean, served...More

Thank WillWorkForYarn
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Decided on this place after a family vote. The kids (14 and 16) wanted Mexican and this place advertised vegan options (spouse). We arrived and ordered. I had a pork enchilada and beef tamale. My wife ordered a salad. The kids your basic Mexican fare...More

Thank C2888JQscotts
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Really great decorations just like being in Old Mexico, food was super as well. Nice central location downtown Port Townsend on Water Street. Shops near by. Great Margaritas too!

Thank Peggy T
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Great menu selection, large portions, fast and friendly service and was reasonably priced. We were tired, hungry and the rest of the town seemed to be closed down. We found a little piece of Mexico tucked away at the end of Water Street.

Thank Kerri-Ann R
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Nothing special or out of the ordinary in the food department - these Tex/Cal/Mex establishments check all the boxes, right down to the chewy cheese always sprinkled on the refritos, and of course the kitschy decor. So you've "been here before", and there won't be...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My wife and I had one night to celebrate 32 years of marriage and we decided to stay close to home and go to Port Townsend. I read all kinds of reviews for the restaurants in town on Yelp and Tripadvisor. Due to the numerous...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here today. The food was very good, the service was good, and the decor was nice. The location is on the Main Street in the old city downtown.

Thank Frankly2Honest
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3 April 2016|
Response from MnMimi | Reviewed this property |
The El Sarape restaurant in Tumwater, Washington opens at 11 AM every day of the week. We went at night but their website said they are open for lunch. Hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-379-9343
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