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Sol De Mexico

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1120 Lakeway Dr, Lakeway Drive, Bellingham, WA 98229-2011
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We wanted this to be a decent place for basic good Mexican food. They failed on many levels. We were a couple and one of six tables in this large restaurant of seating for maybe 100 and early for dinner at 5:30pm. Our waiter took our drink order and delivered it promptly but our food took 45 minutes to arrive... More 

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Thank R T
Bellevue, Washington
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This rather shabby Mexican restaurant nevertheless serves very good food. We ordered Full Meal burrito de carnitas and enchiladas suizas. Both were excellent -- although the burrito arrived as a carne asada instead of carnitas without warning or clearing it with the diner. This was the only ding on the experience. The refried beans are the tastiest ever along with... More 

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Thank EasyT0Please2013
Bellingham, Washington
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

One of the friendliest restaurants in town. Their menu consists of many pages of great food. The prices are reasonable, and there's outdoor dining when the weather is nice.

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Thank Jboyd360
Bellingham, Washington
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch with my family. It is about what we expected from the random pick as we were driving: not so great but not terrible either. The food came in big portions but wasn't anything to write home about. The ground beef in one of my enchiladas didn't taste great (a little thin for my taste, beef seemed... More 

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Thank Bryce S
Seattle, Washington
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The menu is what is usually offered in Mexican restaurants. The service is good and servers are quite friendly. They offer a few unusual alcohol drinks. The food quality is good. Nothing outstanding about this place but it is a pleasant place to dine.

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Thank Roberta H
Snoqualmie, Washington
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252 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

outside looks a little run down, inside good food, friendly service. Stopped by here after mountain biking because it was the first mexican place we saw. Happily it exceeded our expectation. The water even brought our kids a free dessert afterwards.

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Thank Soggyinsnoqualmie
East Wenatchee, Washington
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240 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

The food was just alright, the service was just alright, the chips were served cold...who has ever had cold chips at a Mexican Restaurant...not me...well now I have. This restaurant is kind of run down and could use a remodel. I would take a pass and try another restaurant.

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Thank TrvlJunkE
Whidbey Island, Washington
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290 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 556 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2014

I was seeking a dining spot within walking distance of the Guest House where I was lodged for the night. I prefer walking to avoid driving as I enjoy drinking more than driving. Sol de México filled the bill as they served me an excelente Margarita & my guacamole and chiles rellenos accompanied by a chilled Pacifico were up to... More 

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Thank FromBrazil71
Bellingham, Washington
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

So I go to this place often. I love it! They have good service and great food. The chimichangas are perfect the cheese enchiladas are so cheesy and filling and the pollo a la creme is to die for! I've come to know that this is a family run business. They are very kind and always welcome me with a... More 

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Thank Briis30s
Bellingham, Washington
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2014

I went here because I had a coupon but even savings won't convince me to return! The flavor was awful. My mother-in-law ordered a dish and got something completely different which she refused to eat. There was also a bad smell which made me loss my appetite. For good Mexican check out El Rinconcito or Jalapenos.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Lakeway Dr, Lakeway Drive, Bellingham, WA 98229-2011
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?