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El Sarape Mexican Restaurant

628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
+1 360-379-9343
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (8 reviews)
“nachos” (5 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
11:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not quite sure how many times we have enjoyed a nice relaxing meal at El Sarape. It's has been a regular lunch or dinner stop on our visits to Port Townsend for a few years now, always good, a nice relaxing atmosphere and...More

Thank Papacito62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Mexican restaurant has very generous servings. We've always had great service there, even when it is crowded. They have some unique dishes that keep us coming back.

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We really enjoy this restaurant so it is time to write a review! The people are very friendly, the service is excellent and the food is very good. My husband had chicken fajitas tonight. They were served on a sizzling platter and there was plenty...More

Thank charlies1st
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We didn't really have any expectations when we decided to stop here for lunch on a Friday. Mexican just sounded good. We were seated right away and the chips & salsa showed up. The chips were pretty typical but warm and the salsa was really...More

Thank Rocks_road
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

About 20 tables, and only one waiter. Granted that we didn't go in a busy time, the service was slow. There was also a bus - girl and the owner, I guess. He only ushered table. Food is pretty good. I do like the pollo...More

Thank Kitsum L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

El Sarape is located near the pier in Port Townsend, along a street lined with old historical buildings. The dishes are very good, in particular the flavored Chicken Chipotle, the service is friendly and fast. A great spot for lunch or dinner.

Thank Jog4fun
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal that was brought out in a timely and friendly manner. When we went in to the restaurant we where the fourth table being served, however it did get a little bit busier by the time we finished. The three employees that...More

Thank SteveMarita
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The homemade Sangria is sooooo good, margiritas were great, Chili Rellenos and Mole Enchiladas were amazing. The prices were very reasonable and the portions were large. Highly recommend!!

Thank Drea567
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

So very, very slow! Menu has a good selection, waiter friendly and helpful, getting food...... A very long wait. Once we got our lunch it looked good but nothing special and not much spice. The best part was that the restaurant was very clean, served...More

Thank WillWorkForYarn
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Decided on this place after a family vote. The kids (14 and 16) wanted Mexican and this place advertised vegan options (spouse). We arrived and ordered. I had a pork enchilada and beef tamale. My wife ordered a salad. The kids your basic Mexican fare...More

Thank C2888JQscotts
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Questions & Answers
3 April 2016|
Response from MnMimi | Reviewed this property |
The El Sarape restaurant in Tumwater, Washington opens at 11 AM every day of the week. We went at night but their website said they are open for lunch. Hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5727
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-379-9343
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