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El Trio Loco

3615 Highway 101 N, Gearhart, OR 97138-4321
+1 503-738-6004
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
$$ - $$$
3615 Highway 101 N, Gearhart, OR 97138-4321
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we went here after reading reviews that said it was the best Mexican food in Gearhart. We were seated quickly and given water right away....then we sat....and sat...no acknowledgment from several passing servers...nearly left when our server finally came to the table (same guy that...More

Thank ken630
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The food is outstanding, however the service is lacking on occasion. We have been when the service is very good but a few times we have had to wait to get drinks or order even when there were only a couple of other customers there....More

Thank ll1123
Reviewed 30 May 2018

It was very crowded on Cindo de Mayo and we didn't want to wait so ordered take-out. The enchiladas la crema are my favorite. The take-out dish was very dry and not covered with the white sauce like you receive in the restaurant. This happened...More

Thank syrahgirl
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Came here with a big group and the staff did really well taking care of all of us, including children. Food was good. No complaints. Would return if in the area again.

Thank travelinpdx
Reviewed 23 March 2018

My husband I enjoyed our dinner at El Trio Loco, while we were staying at Seaside. The staff are very friendly and efficient. Our waiter was quick with bringing our complimentary chips and salsa, which both were very fresh and tasty. The menu has lots...More

Thank Morag V
Reviewed 22 March 2018

If you're looking for a nice comfortable, Mexican dinner El Trio Loco fits the bill. While it is not fancy cuisine, I would classify it as very satisfying. We always request whole pinto or black beans rather than the creamy canned variety. Staff goes out...More

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 21 February 2018

The food is Tex-Mex and a good attempt for real Mexican food. Everything seems to taste the same if you order a combination meal. Margaritas are pretty good however.

Thank JEFF W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This place used to be fantastic. During our last visit, we felt like we were taken for granted. Our server was too busy to take our drink order - so we didn't order drinks with dinner. We ordered vegetarian meals carefully selecting only menu items...More

Thank Thickhead1
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is one of the cleanest restaurants we have been to, very nicely decorated, great food. Had a wonderful lunch, each with there own flavor. So many times all the food tastes the same but in a different vessel. Salsa terrific, chili releno very good,...More

2  Thank 2013TravelinFool
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Our party of 5 went here for dinner on a Friday. Service was great, very friendly and quick! The margaritas were awesome and everyone was very happy with their dinner choices!! This was my first time here but I will definitely return!

Thank Kristils
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9 May 2015|
Response from quiltgran6 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I can totally clarify for you but I dined at El Trio Loco which is on the right hand side of the road (3615 Hwy 101) traveling North from Seaside in Gearhart. There is also a picture of El Mariachi Loco in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3615 Highway 101 N, Gearhart, OR 97138-4321
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Gearhart
  • Phone Number: +1 503-738-6004
  • E-mail
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