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El Sombrero Mexican Grill & Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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First basket of Chips & Salsa is complimentary
Chips & Salsa
Original Queso Dip
Creamy Guacamole
Queso-Bacon Fries
Our Golden fries topped with our delicious White Queso, bacon and pickled jalapenos
Classic Guacamole Mexicano / Chunky Guacamole
Made from scratch, fresh avocado with pico de gallo & lime juice, prepared just for you
Black Bean & Chorizo Dip
Mild Mexican sausage, black beans, corn, chopped bell peppers topped with our delicious white queso
El Patron
Chicken Taquitos, cheese quesadillas, chicken tenders & small portions of Queso dip & Creamy guacamole
Caldo de Pollo / Chicken Soup
Our chicken broth with tomatoes, Onions, cilantro, avocado, chicken & rice
Tortilla Soup
A Mexican favorite, rich tomato & mild chile infused chicken broth topped with crisp tortilla strips & avocado
Chicken Soup & Salad
Bowl of our Chicken Soup, served with our Chicken Tender Salad
Chicken Soup & Taquitos
Bowl of our Chicken Soup, served with 2 Fried Chicken Taquitos
Torta & Tortilla Soup
Pulled Pork or chicken breast Sandwich, with a cup of our Tortilla Soup
Cocktail & Tacos
16oz Shrimp Cocktail served with 2 Carne Asada Tacos
Chicken Soup & Tacos
Bowl of chicken soup, served with 2 Pollo Asado Tacos
Make any Nachos Supreme-Topped with lettuce, tomatoes, sour cream & guacamole for $1.75 extra
With Grilled Chicken $9.79
Grilled Steak $10.79
Mixed $10.29
Texas Style $11.29
Fajita Nachos
Tortilla chips topped with our delicious White Queso, bell peppers & onions
Baja Chicken Nachos
Topped with grilled chicken breast, black beans, grilled corn, pico de gallo our White Queso & sour cream
Nachos ala Bar-Ba-Coa
Topped with our slow-cooked, Mexican-style pulled pork, prepared with a sweet & spicy Mexican BBQ sauce, topped with jalapenos & shredded cheese
Beef or Ground Turkey $6.99
Stewed Chicken $7.29
Chicken Tinga $7.99
Just Cheese $4.99
Refried or Black Beans $5.95
Tortilla chips topped with our delicious white queso
Avocado Steak Salad
Lettuce, chopped red onions, tomatoes, avocado & Queso Fresco. Topped with grilled steak, garnished with a jalapeno pepper (recommended medium)
Grilled Shrimp Salad
Mixed greens, Grilled Tiger Shrimp, chopped avocado, tomatoes, craisens & tortilla strips
Grilled Tilapia Salad
Mixed greens, Grilled Tilapia, roasted almonds, craisens, tomatoes, avocado & shredded parmesan cheese
Ground Beef or Ground Turkey $6.99
Stewed Chicken $7.29
Grilled Chicken Breast $7.99
Grilled Steak $8.99
Grilled Tiger Shrimp $9.99
Taco Salad
Tortilla shell filled with beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, guacamole & shredded cheese
W/ Grilled Chicken Breast $6.29
Spinach Salad
Spinach, chopped avocado, tomatoes & tortilla strips
Netos Sombrero Salad
Tortilla shell lettuce, Grilled Chicken, Steak, & Tiger Shrimp, tomato, black olives, onions, avocado & White Queso
Chicken Tender Salad
Mixed greens, fried chicken tenders, tortilla strips, tomatoes and Queso fresco
Ensalada Fresca
Our chef's house salad, tortilla shell filled with mixed greens, spinach, mushrooms, bell peppers, zucchini, avocado, pico, black beans & Queso Fresco
Guacamole Salad
Lettuce topped with shredded cheese, tomatoes and our creamy guacamole
Add side of Rice & Beans to Taco Dinners for $1 more (Tilapia Tacos include rice). Whole Wheat Tortilla Available $0.15 each tortilla
Tilapia Tacos
Two soft flour tortilla shell tacos filled with Grilled Tilapia. Side of lettuce, shredded cheese, pico de gallo & rice. Choice of Spicy Mango, Chipotle, Jalapeno Ranch or Avocado Ranch Side
Grilled Shrimp Tacos
Three soft flour tortillas filled with grilled Tiger Shrimp, a dash of our creamy guacamole, topped with avocado ranch & our pico de gallo
Tacos al Pastor
Three soft corn tortilla tacos filled with adobo-marinated Steak, bacon, caramelized onions and grilled pineapple
Tacos Pollo Tropical
Three soft flour tortillas filled with grilled chicken breast, grilled red & yellow bell peppers, and grilled pineapple. Side of Salsa Verde
Skirt Steak Tacos
Three soft corn tortillas filled with grilled Skirt steak, roasted corn, roasted poblano peppers topped with chimichurri sauce (Recommended Medium)
Tacos ala Bar-Ba-Coa
Three soft flour tortillas, filled with our slow-cooked, Mexican-style pulled pork, prepared with a sweet & spicy Mexican BBQ sauce, with side of jalapenos & shredded cheese
Steak $8.99
Tacos de Asada
Three soft corn tortillas filled with caramelized onions & your choice. Grilled Chicken, Chorizo, Carnitas Pork, Tinga
Taquitos Mexicanos
Fried corn tortillas, rolled and filled (2 chicken, 2 pork carnitas). Side lettuce, Ranchero sauce, guacamole & sour cream
Beef or Ground Turkey $5.99
Stewed Shredded Chicken $6.29
Grilled Chicken $8.5
Grilled Steak $9.5
Carnitas Pork $8.5
Chicken Tinga $7.49
Crunchy or Soft Shell Tacos
Three crispy tacos or Soft flour shell tacos filled with lettuce and shredded cheese
White Rice
Mexican Rice
Refried Bean
Black Beans
Sauteed Veggies
corn, zucchini, tomato, onions & mushrooms
Golden Fries
Guaca Salad
Side Salad
6 Grilled Scallops
Extra Salad Dressing
Includes two burritos, each served on a 7" flour tortilla. Side of Mexican rice
Burritos Tampicos
Filled with shrimp, mushrooms & tomatoes. Topped with salsa Verde & white queso
Burritos Texanos
Filled with Steak, Chicken & Shrimp, bell peppers & onions. Topped with white queso
Steak $10.95
Fajita Burritos
Filled with Grilled Chicken, bell peppers & onions, topped with white queso
Burritos de Roqueta
Filled with Our Carnitas Pork, topped with white queso, tomatillo sauce & pico de gallo
Burritos Deluxe
Filled with beans & your choice of stewed Chicken, Beef or turkey. Topped with cheese, red sauce, lettuce, tomato & sour cream
Served on a 12" flour tortilla. With side of rice
Grilled Steak $9.29
El Grande
Filled with lettuce, tomatoes, sour cream and your choice of Beef, Chicken, or Grilled Chicken, topped with white queso
Cabo Shrimp Burrito
Filled with our adobo-marinated Shrimp, bacon, grilled pineapple, topped with shredded cheese. Can be spicy for some
Baja Chicken Burrito
Filled with Grilled Chicken, black beans, corn & pico de gallo. Topped with our white queso & sour cream
Carnitas Dinner
Dark Pork, slow cooked and served with rice, beans, avocado, jalapenos & red onions
Carne Asada*
Grilled thin sliced sirloin tip steak, served with rice, beans, avocado salad with a jalapeno & tortillas
Sombrero House Special
Bed of Mexican rice topped with grilled steak, shrimp, chicken, White Queso, sauteed onions, bell peppers, tomatoes, & zucchini. Also available with White Rice
Veggie House Special
Bed of Mexican rice topped with grilled steak, shrimp, chicken, White Queso, sauteed onions, bell peppers, tomatoes, & zucchini, minus meat, plus with corn & mushrooms
Grilled Chicken $8.79
Steak $9.79
Mexican Chilaquiles
Rojos o verdes. Corn tortilla strips blended with our Salsa Roja or Salsa Verde Tomatillo sauce, topped with Stewed Chicken or Ground Beef & cheese. Served with lettuce, sour cream & choice of rice or beans
Tamales Verdes
2 Chicken tamales topped with White Queso & our own Green Tomatillo Sauce. Served with rice & beans, lettuce, tomatoes & sour cream
10" Tortilla $10.97
Acapulco Cheese Steak
Flour tortilla filled with grilled steak, onions & White Queso. Served with rice, pico, cream & guacamole
Original Chimichanga
Two flour tortillas filled with Stewed Chicken or Ground Beef, deep fried & topped with White Queso, lettuce, sour cream, tomato & guacamole. Side of beans
Beef or Ground Turkey $8.79
Stewed Chicken $8.99
Grilled Chicken $9.79
Grilled Steak $10.79
Pork $9.79
Shrimp $11.79
Veggies $7.99
La Classic Chimichanga
One large flour tortilla filled and deep fried with your choice, then topped with White Queso. Served with lettuce, sour cream, tomatoes and guacamole. Side of rice. (spinach corn, zucchini, onions, tomatoes, mushrooms)
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All reviews chips and salsa steak fajitas rice my favorite love this place chunks draft salt margaritas cheese
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Reviewed 7 January 2019

Delicious food for dine in or even take out. Freshly prepared, friendly service. Great price. Chips and salsa always seem very fresh! Love it.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ChristieJolly
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

While on Macon after visiting her at the hospital, I wanted something other than fast food. Not many restaurants near the hospitals. Though of this restaurant as its next to Kroger. Less than 10 minutes from hospitals. Food was excellent and served hot, with significant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DavidDanville
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Was in town yesterday moving our son into Mercer University and wanted a good Mexican restaurant. Saw the great reviews on Tripadvisor and gave it a try. It was EXCELLENT. We sat in a quiet booth and got warm chips and freshhhhh salsa. All of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank egmittle
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We moved away from Macon several years ago and finally managed to get back to one of our favorite places- El Som. The prices have not changed greatly and the food is still excellent. The chips are free (unheard of in New England) and the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Michael H
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

A colleague and I went to El Sombrero for a late dinner. Even though it was the end of the night, the service was excellent and the food was definitely fresh. Our server was very attentive and seemed to genuinely care that we enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank empress_audrey
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

I love this place because they offer a menu with things that other “chain” Mexican restaurants don’t have. My favorite is the Acapulco cheese steak. Like a steak and grilled onions quesadilla but the cheese is liquid and unbelievably good. Fresh rice and the best...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 607altheag
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I think this is my family's favorite restaurant. Food is always good and we usually get great service. The owner or the manager usually comes by the table to say hello and makes sure our food is good. Salsa taste fresh. Food authentic and very...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank TerryH680
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We arrived for a Friday lunch and were greeted by the staff and seated promptly. The air smelled of Mexican foods and chips and salsa! Waiter was very prompt and greeted us warmly. Ordered Modelo Especial drafts and the large guacamole with chips and salsa!...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank gregoryg2017
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Ok food and cranky waiter. The food was typical American Mexican food. So so. The waiter was cranky and not helpful or around much.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank CjW9905
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

As I often say in my review of Mexican food in GA, my disclaimer is that I'm a Cali girl. So my standards are for something real. California Mexican is so cheap but so flavorful and I have not come across anywhere outside of home...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank EnkogNeato
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