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Sombrero Mexican Food

11040 Rancho Carmel Dr, San Diego, CA 92128-4289
+1 858-451-3367
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Mexican, Fast food
11040 Rancho Carmel Dr, San Diego, CA 92128-4289
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

We regularly use this El Sombrero from 20 years ago when we stayed at the very close Residence Inn waiting to close on our San Diego house. Great then, and great now.....when we are once again at the hotel because we are tenting the house....More

Thank Liars N F
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Truth be told,the only reason I visited Sombrero was because of the blink-182 song “Josie”. But the food is pretty good. I now go a few times a year, anytime I’m down in San Diego. They’ve got pretty good carne asada fries and the California...More

2  Thank Joseph V
Reviewed April 23, 2017

This restaurant serves flavorful Mexican dishes that are very generous with their portions. My family ordered the breakfast burritos and plates and they were huge and delicious. Their salsa is rich in flavor and the food and tortillas are fresh and homemade tasting. A great...More

Thank 502irenen
Reviewed April 19, 2017

OK, maybe my Spanish isn't correct, but the burrito was tasty :) I love carne odovada and their's was great. I am craving another as I am writing and thinking about it.

Thank Loren A
Reviewed January 6, 2017

Let's be real - this is a fast food place. But, they make a mean carne asada burrito for fast food. If you're looking for a quick bite that is flavorful, they have you covered.

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Was really excited to visit here as a huge blink-182 fan. There are a couple photos of Mark and Tom from the 90's, however the famous mural in the bathroom has now been painted over, and the food was only average.

Thank Chris J
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

We went out of our way to visit Sombreros for the Blink 182 mural only to find that the owners had the place remodeled in early July 2016. They took down everything Blink related. The food was great and it was cool to visit a...More

2  Thank Michael A
Reviewed March 5, 2016

Stopped in for take out, got a burrito with n onions and cane asada fries, Based on review below i thought it would be huge but it was pretty average and for the price I was a bit disappointed. The carne asada fries where ok...More

Thank straker53
Reviewed January 12, 2016

We have eaten at a ton of Mexican Restaurants, because it is my husband's favorite type of food, but this is one of the best we have been too. The crunchy tacos and chips were incredible. Don't pass by Sombrero with stopping in.

Thank Buffy24
Reviewed December 5, 2015

Very conveniently located and within walking distance of the hotel. The food and service were very good.

Thank Mark S
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11040 Rancho Carmel Dr, San Diego, CA 92128-4289
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-451-3367
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