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El Gringos

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3 Bridge Street, Bridlington YO15 3AH, England
+44 1262 409988
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Pontefract, England, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Came upon this place by accident and decided to try it out, and were we pleased we did. Plain inside but that's ok, staff very helpful and food just excellent. Good choice of both Mexican/Turkish style along with steaks, fish and burgers. Portions very generous, service very quick and prices, especially for wine, very reasonable. Choice of exotic cocktails, the... More 

Thank Eric J
Level Contributor
12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

A different look on the outside and definitely cleaner on the inside. More a spanish feel than mexican these days though. Definitly could do with 'dressing' the walls a little to represent the mexican and spanish feel. Staff are great and you can tell they are family owned. Very pleasant and chatty even after they had been paid! Kids menu... More 

Thank Nigel K
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Since new owner this year the service, welcome and food is great, ideal if you want a breakfast, brunch or just a tea or coffee u r always welcomed. if you like Mexican food there is a lovely restaurant upstairs which seats about sixty five people which is furnished lovely.

Thank Annette R
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here in 2012 and it was incredible! Proper Mexican food for stupidly cheap. We even remembered what we had (3 bean enchiladas and a rack of ribs with a beautiful jack daniels sauce). The decor used to be fun, colourful- properly Mexican themed! Unfortunately these days its very different. The pictures on TA are not up to date.... More 

Thank joel g
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

good food,excellant service and decently priced.the only issue was that it didn't seem to be open too often,

Thank j0keenan
Rothwell, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Second time we've been with new owners (first time we ended up as gatecrashers for grand reopening). This place might be under new ownership but the quality of food and standard of service is absolutely brilliant. Really enjoyed our meals tonight. Well worth a visit and it don't break the bank

Thank Graham P
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Visited here several times, amazing food plenty of it. Really good choice on the menu to cater for any preference. The staff are great and value for money if great, love the place

Thank Craig764
Retford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

WORTH EVERY PENNY ! And THAT is what it costs ! This little gem has been taken over and , I kid you NOT , the food , staff, atmosphere and price is nothing short of superb ! My wife and 2 girls ate yesterday (20/08/16) for under a tenner !! So me and my wife ate today , Sunday... More 

Thank forest98son
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Went for a meal and ordered a cocktail mojito. It consisted of rum, water and a mint leaf oh and it came in a small wine glass. We ordered nachos to start. They were smothered in melted cheddar cheese with olives! Half way through scraping off the cheese and picking at the nachos a waitress plonked a main dish of... More 

Thank PandPmookat
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious as was the wine. The place isn't anything fancy and could do with a majorly refurbishment but the food certainly made up for what the place lacked in style. Staff were very pleasant and great with the kids. The bill was very reasonable too. All in all a lovely night. Will definitely be back .

Thank MrsMCD76

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Bridge Street, Bridlington YO15 3AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Bridlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1262 409988

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?