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El Zarape

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
1616 E Wooster St, Ste 1, Greenwood Centre, Bowling Green, OH 43402-3478
+1 419-353-0937
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“relleno” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
1616 E Wooster St, Ste 1, Greenwood Centre, Bowling Green, OH 43402-3478
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When I am ever in Bowling Green I always stop here. The Margaritas are some of the best north of Mexico add a little extra if they're not strong enough (they usually are). My waitress was fabulous she paid close attention to all of my...More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We eat here occasionally and always have good food. They have a big menu, but I like the fajitas. The chicken and chorizo is awesome!

Thank Jay I
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Enjoyed the food. However, the silverware was ancient and needs to be updated. And there appeared to be a pest control device in my booth...

Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stopped here both ways to Tennessee from Toronto. It was reasonable, fresh and good tasting. A large variety of standard and unique dishes!

Thank jazrichards1952
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Oh my goodness. Who would think the best Mexican food I've had in years would be in bowling green Ohio. What a wonderful treat. Great margarita on the rocks with salt, tdf guac, chips and beans. Hubby loved his rice (not typical) and my poblano...More

Thank gratefuldarcy
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Staff was friendly. Portions were large. Service was slow. Chips were thick but good. Salsa was not chunky but it was good. Price was fair. Quest was thin but good. Will visit again if in area.

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch. The food was good came quick and was nice and hot. We did really like the guacamole it was fresh made and the fresh chips really made it nice. The place looked clean but the floors could have...More

Thank retiredjohn60
David O, Manager at El Zarape, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Hi, thank you for your visit and review. We vacume our floors every day and daily as needed. I am sorry it was not vacumed when you were seated, as that only ocurs when we are busy and is sometimes overlooked. I assure you that...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican food in town. Best margaritas. Close to the hotel, close to 75 and right in town. Staff also very nice

Thank dixiecup0103
David O, Manager at El Zarape, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thank you for your visit and review. David

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Good food and great prices. Especially on Margaritas. Get a pitcher for the best price and fun. Driver shouldn't have any, of course!

Thank colleen k
David O, Manager at El Zarape, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Many thanks for your patronage and review!

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Went here with a large group and we were served quickly and efficiently. The chips and salsa before the meal were delicious and our meals were filling and delicious. Staff was friendly and helpful, parking was readily available, prices were reasonable.

Thank therese l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 21
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1616 E Wooster St, Ste 1, Greenwood Centre, Bowling Green, OH 43402-3478
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Bowling Green
  • Phone Number: +1 419-353-0937
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Description
El Zarape is a family owned Mexican restaurant and bar. Our facility also has outdoor seating and can accommodate large groups. We have been serving great food and drinks since 2001.
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