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Sombreros Mexican Cantina

11-13 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 8240
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“beef” (18 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11-13 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having eaten here a few years before it was on our list to do again, how disappointed were we, staff were lovely but food average and quite expensive for Mexican, sorry can’t recommend this place to dine. The main of bean enchiladas was bland and...More

Thank johnandwilms
Drew H, General Manager at Sombreros Mexican Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola! Thank you for taking the time in this beautiful part of the world to write this review. I am sorry that on this occasion we did not meet your expectations. Hope to see you again. We have many tasty options still to try. Warm...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been there with two friends for lunch. Fast and nice service, not too expensive, tasty tacos, relaxed atmosphere.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Super filling easy going Mexican food. The staff were great, funny and friendly. Plus beer is well priced. Recommended for relaxed dinner.

Thank EliotPrince
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

As an unannounced group of 6 they squeezed us in. They seemed a little understaffed but as we had to wait a while but the food was great across the board - albeit the quesadilla was a little on the small side for one of...More

Thank andrew_lauridsen
Reviewed 5 July 2018

came here on my birthday and had some nachos and a smoothie very tasty and good for any time of the day I came here for dinner and it had a very good menu to choose from. highly recommend and easy to find

Thank maund e
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I have been here numerous times and alway leave with a full tummy and very hat. They have a few vegan options. Well worth a visit for both meat and non meat eaters.

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and had the vegetarian nachos and the 10 inch vegetarian burrito and we were not disappointed. They were good sized meals with plenty of flavouring. Washed it all down with a corona and we left 2 very satisfied customers. Very...More

Thank Benjamin H
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We popped in to Sombrero for a quick dinner. It was not busy so we sat where we wanted and the staff took our drinks order quickly. Beer and margaritas were well received. The menu was basic but good and the food was really good....More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Good Mexican food. Place nice and clean. Prices reasonable. The waitress was v friendly and cheerful.

Thank Charnchai K
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing food! That was the best quesadilla I’ve ever had! (And I’ve had a lot of quesadillas) You’ve gotta try the pulled pork one, absolutely stunning 🤤

Thank Charlotte Juul S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$3 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-13 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 8240
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