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Sombrero Mexican

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303 W 48th St, New York City, NY 10036-1348
+1 212-586-4853
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12:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Ireland
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a brilliant night in this place...food cocktails were delicious..the staff were brilliant..so much fun..family friendly too

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Thank riverIreland
Indianapolis, IN
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Less than a block from our hotel (the Belvedere), we stopped into Sombrero on our way home one night. Being that it was 8pm on a Saturday night....we expected a wait....but our party of 4 was seated in less than 5 minutes! Our dinners were delicious ...chili rellanos and chicken tacos... plates were empty within minutes, everything was fresh and... More 

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Thank Kelly D
east coast scotland
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

ate here on our recent visit to new york. arrived early evening and were shown to our table indoors. the guy serving us was a little difficult to understand,but recommended several dishes. we opted for chicken and beef fajitas. both dishes were served very quickly. piping hot and extremely tasty. we made the mistake of ordering a pitcher of margaurita,which... More 

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Thank davymcd
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102 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our food. Chicken fajitas, and enchilada dinner. Was good and large portion. The wait staff is very nice. The guacamole was Amazing and Chunky just like I love. Did not rush us as we were going to a play afterwards. The Salsa was just average. Overall it was good and Yes I will recommend this restaurant.

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Thank HairByCharles
Kissimmee, Florida
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69 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Went in mid-week for a drink and dinner. There were 6 of us. We were seated over in the corner and it could not possibly have been more cramped! The waitress was ok, not very friendly, but not outwardly rude. We ordered drinks, just beer, should not have taken as long as it did seeing that we were the only... More 

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Thank Roninole
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Visit Sombrero last Saturday for dinner and the server Daniel took care of me, very friendly person by the way; had frozen peach margarita which it was sooo good and had a delicious beef fajitas.I'll be back for sure.

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Thank Passareli
Varsity Lakes, Australia
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Great little Mexican restaurant. The Margarita special for $5 was a draw card. We also had a large shared frozen Margarita one evening. The salsa offered each time to start was very good. The meals were promptly served although large for international visitors. Enjoyed the nachos and burrito.

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Thank JGqld1945
Niagara Falls
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39 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Good food and a very nice friendly atmosphere. The staff were very attentive and always pleasant to talk to. I had a nice black bean and chorizo soup that came with a large plate of nachos. Good food and open til late.

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Thank Sean M
ontario
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

If you want an authentic margarita here is the place ... Regular , frozen ... All good ..oh the food you can't beat either.. Authentic all the way. We went back all 3 days in midtown for a late afternoon margarita , sat outside and planned the rest of the day. Staff are great , friendly and knowledgable

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Thank dougmap
Smiths Falls, Canada
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

We ate dinner at Sombrero's restaurant while in New York. Food was okay but not spectacular. Food portions a good size. I found mine a bit bland for Mexican food even though I asked for spicy. I just asked for hot sauce. I found the prices a bit high and tip was automatically added to the total. Not a bad... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 W 48th St, New York City, NY 10036-1348
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-586-4853

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

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