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El Sabor

500 Victoria St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
500 Victoria St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been here quite a few times usually lovey food. However this time we ordered entrees and main meals the main meal came out first then when we had just started eating they were bringing out the entree. They no longer have a liquor...More

Thank holmez
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I came with some friends to have dinner after some drinks, the atmosphere of the rest is ok, you don't feel being in Mexico. The staff was kind and the meal was good. I consider that the prices are high for the service and the...More

Thank Angel A
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Small restaurant in Nth Melbourne using top quality ingredients to produce authentic Mexican dishes. Everything we ordered was exactly as it should be and a genuine pleasure to eat. Entree serves on the small side but fairly priced....order a little more if you're hungry. Mains...More

Thank ted m
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Not great for what you get, I ordered a meal based on a suggestion from the waitress as I wanted to try whatvtheyvare know for what I got was Nachos in a pesto type sauce it wasn’t great and $18 is excessive on top of...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited El Sabor on a Monday night for a quick bite on the way home from work. We sat at the bar in this quaint little restaurant sitting opposite we’re some of the local North Melbourne footballers enjoying the the fab fajitas like we...More

Thank Jude F
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Menu is decent with a number of nice-sounding dishes. The mole sauce on the enchiladas is good, though not the best I've come across. The enchiladas themselves are good, though a bit heavy on the cheese and light on the meat. Side dishes of rice...More

Thank ace4309
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Great spot for dinner on the north Melbourne cafe strip. The meals are a little small but if you get a few and share them around then its no trouble. Lots of flavor packed into the taco's and quick to hit the table so you...More

Thank An_Em25
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Grate authentic atmosphere I Went with my bf and had a great meal yummm! You must go if you are in melbourne and Buy heaps of tacos!!

Thank TheCrazyAlpaca
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

DELICIOUS AND AUTHENTIC- and that’s not the margarita talking (they speak for themselves!) If there’s a restaurant you try in Melbourne, it must be this one. The food is fresh, delicious, genuine and so tasty. Less than 1/2 hr walk from southern cross station or...More

Thank FlyingCharlie
Reviewed March 10, 2018

I love the booths downstairs by the bar. They are so cosy and private. The air conditioner also made my lunch relaxing on a hot Melbourne day. My enchilladas were excellent and I had a great cold beer, too.

Thank platypus150
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Victoria St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +(61)42250340
  • E-mail
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