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El Gitano

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
+1 360-714-1065
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“carne asada” (8 reviews)
“mexican food” (18 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

We get to Bellingham only infrequently and are selective on where we dine when we visit. We like Mexican food and cannot get good Mexican where we live so we tried El Gitano based on the reviews. We were not disappointed. Good food, portions, and...More

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The few times I've gone to El Gitano I've really enjoyed my meal. I have gone on weekend nights for karaoke and ended up having a few drinks and enjoying one of their delicious meals. The service is great, the portions are big, and the...More

Thank BebeZed
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Loved it. Staff are friendly and the food was amazing. All this for a great price. One of my favourites. The place is bigger than it looks. Nice decor and large plates of food. Great to share.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This place has awesome lunch specials and they are very good and quick with their service. You can't go wrong with this tasty Mexican food - they aim to please

Thank CFL18
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Found this gem on the way through town and we were very very pleased. Possibly the best salsa I've ever had. Service was fantastic! I had a bean and cheese burrito that was great also. Highly recommend this place.

Thank donk984
Reviewed 25 April 2016

What a great play for dinner. The menu is jammed pack with options. I had the Mucho Burrito with rice and beans. The best plate I saw at our table was the steak and bacon wrapped shrimp. The margaritas packed a little extra punch as...More

Thank tdjack98
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Menu is standard faire. Wait staff could be better. Didn't take the order properly. Wrong drinks brought and wrong food dishes provided. A little disappointing. It will be awhile before we go back.

Thank Dougenstein
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Some of the consistently best Mexican food in the Bellingham area. Great service too, which is a rarity in Bellingham. Lunch Menu has lots of good choices for under $10.

Thank Arthur T
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We come to this restaurant every time we are in Bellingham. The staff are always friendly and attentive and the food hot and delicious! Prices are very reasonable.

Thank RubyCoquitlam
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Clean and friendly service. I ordered the chicken macho burrito and had a great lunch. The servers always have chips and salsa in front of me in less a 1 minute.

Thank Richard P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 E Sunset Dr, Bellingham, WA 98226-1803
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-714-1065
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