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El Rincon Restaurante Mexicano

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
336 State Route 179, Tlaquepaque Village, Sedona, AZ 86336-6144
+1 928-282-4648
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“chimichanga” (95 reviews)
“navajo pizza” (38 reviews)
“guacamole” (94 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
336 State Route 179, Tlaquepaque Village, Sedona, AZ 86336-6144
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have mixed reviews of this restaurant. We had a reservation to dine outside, however, they were a little late getting us sat. The hostess and bus girl had no sense of urgency with aloof attitudes. We had the same experience with our server. Lacking...More

Thank ladybug08Nashville
Reviewed yesterday

The food here was marginal at best. The chips were cold, the salsa tasted like it came from a jar or a supermarket (at best), and the food was really disappointing. I saw some good reviews on trip advisor, so I gave it a shot....More

Thank M B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great atmosphere and wonderful service. Food selection is outstanding. Always go there when we travel to Sedona.

Thank John W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We love Talaquepaqui and were excited to try El Rincon. The service was acceptable and friendly however ordered items were forgotten and we had to chase down the waiter. The restaurant itself was dirty and in need of an update. The shrimp enchilada was a...More

Thank wendijade
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I enjoyed lunch. We ordered fish tacos and shrimp tacos. They were very tasty. We had an excellent meal.

Thank bhartman2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sedona scenery was overwhelming and beautiful. Pictures can’t convey its beauty. We got to the el lRincon as it opened at 1100, on a Friday. It filled up in 10 minutes. We had one of their specialties, a chicken chimichanga. Best I ever had. Get...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a nice place to stop and eat at the village. It is priced fairly reasonably. Sitting out on the patio is nice. Service was great. Food was good. Place also has a bar. Only draw back to the place is they only have...More

Thank Frances M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great service, friendly staff and attentive, beautiful restaurant and grounds, however the food was just average. Expected more, also for price serving sizes were quite small.

Thank K B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped here for a late lunch, sat out on the patio, and had the best waiter! We enjoyed the atmosphere, the margaritas, chips, salsa, and every dish we ordered. Try the prickly pear margarita and know they use 3 shots in each drink! Powerful,...More

Thank foodieme26
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to El Rincon twice lately, once for lunch and then dinner. I think I like the atmosphere anytime, but especially on a sunny day. We'll return soon, since the flamenco guitarist is still there. The decor and authentic music, a real treat! The...More

Thank AZHulaGirl
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3 May 2016|
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Response from El Rincon S | Property representative |
Yes, all items like the number plates made with corn tortillas are GF. Items made with flour tortillas are not, like burritos. Salads are GF. Chips and salsa are GF. Fajitas are GF with corn tortillas. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 State Route 179, Tlaquepaque Village, Sedona, AZ 86336-6144
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sedona
  • Phone Number: +1 928-282-4648
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El Rincon Restaurant Mexicano offers “Arizona Style” Mexican cuisine - a blending of traditional Mexican with southwestern Navajo influences. Created in 1976, El Rincon is one of Sedona’s most recommended and visited restaurants. Having served over 3.5 million guests, El Rincon is loved by locals and tourists alike with many repeat visits the custom.El Rincon features:• “Arizona Style” Mexican Cuisine• World Famous Margaritas• Family Friendly Service• Indoor and Patio SeatingEl Rincon's favorite specialties are the hand rolled Chimichangas. Each one is hand rolled with sopapilla masa folded around your choice of beef, chicken, shrimp or chili and beans, then deep fried and served with your choice of red or green enchilada sauce, rice and beans or guacamole salad. For an added treat try our dessert Chimichangas: chocolate cherry, apple, peach, and more. Also try our Navajo Pizza made with sopapilla crust. The menu includes all your favorite traditional Mexican dishes such as, tacos, enchiladas, burritos, tamales and chili rellenos. We use local grown all natural ingredients made fresh daily, free range chicken and beef, no preservatives, no lard ever!El Rincon’s Margaritas are famous too. “It’s the homemade sweet & sour that makes them so good,” says Demetrio Wagner, founder and owner. “Just add your favorite tequila,” added Demetrio. Popular flavors include prickly pear, strawberry, peach, jalapeño, and coconut.El Rincon's open lunch and dinner, seating first come, first served for lunch with reservations accepted for dinner starting at 5 pm.El Rincon is complemented by the exceptional amenities of Tlaquepaque Village, including art galleries, jewelry shops, picturesque hallways, colorful flowers, and giant sycamore trees with enchanting courtyards.
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