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El Rey Sol Restaurant

Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos 1000 | Downtown, Ensenada 22800, Mexico
+52 646 178 1733
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pastries” (45 reviews)
“escargot” (11 reviews)
“caesar salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:30All hours
Mexican, French, International, European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos 1000 | Downtown, Ensenada 22800, Mexico
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Reviews (409)
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91 - 100 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2015

great service...excellent FRESH seafood..highly suggest for food and drinks !lit-el on pricey side however well worth it !

2  Thank surfmichael
Reviewed 3 June 2015

We were looking for a place to sit outside for dinner. We checked online, and this place had several good reviews. We sat on the patio out front, and had an amazing dinner starting with a couple complimentary bites and some very good bread. The...More

2  Thank Tari T
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

This is now one of my favorite restaurants in Ensenada. Great food with great service. Mexican food with a European/Spanish influence in flavor.

2  Thank JamesF920
Reviewed 27 May 2015

The food is great the service is great. We have eaten there many times and never been disappointed. Very authentic.

1  Thank kathyv179
Reviewed 16 May 2015

I give this place a try after all the good reviews, but I was beyond disappointed. We went on a Friday Night at around 7:00 PM, the restaurant was very empty and just about 3 tables occupied, so I figured it would not be an...More

Thank dazzrina
Reviewed 3 May 2015

The atmosphere has the personal touch of a piano player with soft music in the back ground. I only ate breakfast there twice. But both times I came out with a quizzy tummy. Could have been the ice cubes????

Thank Anne Marie S
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Enjoyed excellent piano player during dinner. The menu was very extensive, well prepared and beautifully served. Good Caesar salad !

2  Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 28 February 2015

My husband and I recently moved from Michigan to Mexico and have had a great time checking out the many restaurants in and around Ensenada. He arrived in town before I did and had chosen El Rey Sol for dinner one night and told me...More

3  Thank Marianne D
Reviewed 22 February 2015

I've been to El Rey Sol several times and always come away disappointed. The food is mediocre at best, the service is fair, and the entire experience seems tired and dated. Prices are way over the top for what you receive and the waitstaff seems...More

2  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 19 February 2015

I think this place has been here since the Aztecs founded tier empire. It is old, but still well maintained and has good food at reasonable pirces..

2  Thank Papafish92037
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Questions & Answers
15 June 2017|
Response from rsfarr | Reviewed this property |
Well, this year is the 70th anniversary of my 3rd birthday - but we're not planning anything special :)
Ellen C
22 December 2016|
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Response from globetrotter60 | Property representative |
Yes we offer the fast pass with a minimum consumption lf 100 dlls. Hope to see you soon, as we are celebrating our 70 year.
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17 May 2016|
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Response from globetrotter60 | Property representative |
It´s correct thank you everyone to respond. We are open almost all the year except one monday of the year when we celebrate labor day, for ower workers, but we inform in our web pages and facebook.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos 1000 | Downtown, Ensenada 22800, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Ensenada Municipality  >  Ensenada
  • Phone Number: +52 646 178 1733
  • E-mail
Let yourself be seduce by the oldest french restaurant in Mexico in an atmosphere reminiscent of the days of Louis XIV. Delight yourself with our delicious and extensive menu of international cuisine and traditional Mexican dishes, paired with the best local and inter wines. Don't forget to try our famous french pastries.
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