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El Sombrero Taqueria

$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
4060 Douglas Blvd, Ste 106, Granite Bay, CA 95746-5934
+1 916-772-7770
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
9 Feb 2018
“Meat is bland”
15 Oct 2017
“Kind of not the best experience.....”
Closes in 10 min
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
$$ - $$$
4060 Douglas Blvd, Ste 106, Granite Bay, CA 95746-5934
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Reviewed February 9, 2018

The owners are very nice and it's a great atmosphere, but I just can get around the bland meat (especially the chicken and carne asada.) I wouldn't mind the prices if the meat was more flavorful. I noticed this a few months back but gave...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

We came here looking for some good taqueria style Mexican food... It was sort of good. It seemed pricey for what you get... The staff seemed annoyed by me asking a question.. The set up is fine but it needs a cleaning.. We are all...More

Thank Will G
Reviewed April 4, 2017

I've never been to a taqueria that is this expensive with small portions.... many better options within a mile!

Thank David I
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

Came here last Sunday for Menudo. The bowl was fairly large for around $10. My boyfriend got the breakfast burrito it was on the smaller side of what we are used to. Both of us enjoyed our plates but LOVED their unlimited salsas. Both the...More

Thank _lowmarieflow_18
Reviewed June 3, 2016

It's the Wandering Yank here. I used to live in Granite Bay and ate here dozens of times, usually ordering the excellent chorizo burrito. Most Mexican restaurants don't offer chorizo, so that set El Sombrero apart. So when I returned to GB after a few...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Very high prices and small portions and not that great tasting! I paid like 10 bucks for a burrito for lunch and I think taco bell burrito is larger and tastier!

Thank Bob S
Reviewed February 27, 2016

Stopped by for dinner at this very casual restaurant with an open kitchen. You place your order from the menu boards overhead, take a number and the food is delivered to your table. You can get chips and a variety of salsa while you wait...More

Thank ranishi
Reviewed December 15, 2015

My daughter and I shared a very reasonably priced burrito. There was a very long waiting line to order but well worth the wait. The fajitas looked sumptuous. You need to go there and enjoy the ambiance of this Mexican Restaurant. The Burrito is made...More

Thank GrammyJ43
Reviewed December 4, 2015

My husband went for lunch on a Saturday while out shopping. It was our first time. The staff was so nice and helpful so we wanted to love it but the food really was just average. Part of the restaurant is a bar and they...More

Thank NorCal-traveler08
Reviewed September 12, 2015

Some claim this is the best mexican in Granite Bay. If you like enchiladas cooked in a microwave and self serve chips and salsa with containers too small to dip a chip in you're in luck! Is anyone serious about foodservice here?

Thank Jim S
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Restaurant Details

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Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4060 Douglas Blvd, Ste 106, Granite Bay, CA 95746-5934
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placer County  >  Granite Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 916-772-7770
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