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El Agave

207 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225-6030
+1 360-676-0340
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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207 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225-6030
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Reviewed 21 October 2012

After 10 years of searching for a GREAT Mexican restaurant in Whatcom County, learning that the locals here tend to appreciate a blander, "Americanized" style of dish, we discovered El Agave through the advice of a server at the awesome Curry House in Ferndale. We've...More

1  Thank Don S
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Awesome, friendly staff! Alfonso, Christina, Marin, Yasmin, and the rest of the staff here make you feel welcome and at home. I love their pico de gallo! The chili relleno is authentic, tasty, and full of flavor--the best in Bellingham in my opinion! They also...More

1  Thank Rem M
Reviewed 4 October 2012

There are as many Mexican restaurants in Bellingham as there are drive-thru coffee shacks - one every block! We discovered this little gem tucked away off I-5 by the University. We've been back twice now and plan for it to be a weekly outing on...More

1  Thank Cullen99
Reviewed 3 October 2012

El Agave is a new restaurant that has taken over the old Denny's near WWU. The place still has a faint smell of Denny's, but that is soon overcome. The staff was extremely friendly and the food was good, but the luncheon portions were small...More

Thank CleanfreakBellingham
Reviewed 29 September 2012

This is the best sit down mexican in Whatcom County. Service is tops, owner(s) are always there. They are a big hit and a badly needed place. We always drove to our favorite place in Burlington if we wanted the real deal. Still go there,...More

2  Thank Spencer M
Reviewed 23 September 2012

We experienced really friendly and attentive service at El Agave. The food was also delicious and fresh. This is the best mexican food we've found in Bellingham. We will be back on our next trip.

Thank Yogadaph
Reviewed 21 September 2012

Previous TripAdvisor reviews pointed me to El Agave. Immediately after walking in I felt welcome and just not another customer to laugh at behind my back which seems to happen at so many foreign-speaking restaurants anymore. Food was fast, fresh, and delicious. The portions were...More

Thank Reviewer45638
Reviewed 17 September 2012

We found this restaurant last Sept. when we were out geocaching on our trip to Bellingham. From reading the description on the geocaching site it said that the restaurant here had changed quite frequently and it was now empty. We were surprised to see that...More

Thank sarabyn
Reviewed 12 September 2012

Located across the street from our hotel, we got the surprise of our lives - unbelievable service, super attentive from the minute we walked in the door! Great food, delicious margaritas, affordable prices - wish we could take this restaurant back to Wisconsin with us.

Thank skyecameron
Reviewed 16 July 2012 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Best margaritas ever. The atmosphere is really nice and you are always treated well.

1  Thank AnnetteD606
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225-6030
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-676-0340
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