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El Gitano

1810 Riverside Dr, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5413
+1 360-424-5514
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“carne asada” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“mexican food” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
1810 Riverside Dr, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5413
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I shared a sizzling beef fajita. The flavor was good but what was advertised as top sirloin was tough and full of gristle and fat. Also it was loaded with carrots which might have been OK except for the fact that they...More

Thank Jimb05
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Loved the food the wet burrito is the best, traditional Mexican food dishes, made very well and fast. By all means order a margarita you will be in heaven.

Thank leojacobs
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Everything we ordered was excellent. There were 3 of us and we all had to get "to go" boxes. Even re-heated, our meals were still delicious. Great Variety. We wished would could have stayed till Sunday -- they offered a brunch buffet that sounded good.

Thank JoD80
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to try El Gitano last night. We've tried a number of other Mexican restaurants in Mt. Vernon like COA and Morenos across the street. El Gitano was very good. The Molcojete was very sizable. It is not as spicy as...More

Thank Newbie_Vacationer
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My fav in the valley. Always great service at the location in Burlington. Free chips and salsa. Awesome food. Good bar service. Fun for birthdays, interactive happy bday song, hat, shot class. The whole deal. Family friendly

Thank Froggymomma
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for eats on our way to Seattle and had a decent lunch. The churros are delicious. We both had carne asada and liked it. The refried beans are great. Good guacamole also. Service was good and the place was keeping pretty...More

Thank emccut01
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and ordered off of the "Express Menu". We both ordered shredded beef enchaladas with rice and beans. The restaurant was not very busy, but our "Express Lunch " took over 30 minutes to arrive. The food was good, but not...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I love enchiladas, and both times at El Gitano, my food was very tasty and fresh. The staff are very friendly, attentive and caring. The chips and salsa are so thin and crisp, I could eat the whole basket full. I will go back again...More

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were a party of four who enjoyed a great meal with good flavours and atmosphere. The staff were very pleasandt and helpful.

Thank SweetSnickerdoodle
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This restaurant is located on the main street in Mount Vernon, Riverside. An easy place to get into for a quick lunch. The chips they served had a funny taste, kinda like they cook them in lard. The lunch we had was good and enjoyable....More

Thank ravenlady
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1810 Riverside Dr, Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5413
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 360-424-5514
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