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Las Brisas 19, Manzanillo, Mexico
(314) 333-1654
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Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 34
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  • 30
    Very good
  • 11
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  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Steak House in Manzanillo

After eating Mexican foods for several days, we decided to try this steak house. It was delightful. We ordered steak and baked potatoes which was a nice change from rice and beans. The steaks were cooked to our satisfaction and were flavorful. The wait staff were accommodating. We were seated... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Fort Worth, TX
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English first
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We went there for our Wedding Anniversary. This restaurant looks great from the outside and is super clean with great service. We chose this restaurant for its nice balcony overlooking the coastal highway Miguel de la Madrid as there was a Motorcycle Meet going on in town. We got to see many nice looking bikes driving by from our front... More 

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Fort Worth, TX
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

After eating Mexican foods for several days, we decided to try this steak house. It was delightful. We ordered steak and baked potatoes which was a nice change from rice and beans. The steaks were cooked to our satisfaction and were flavorful. The wait staff were accommodating. We were seated promptly and our food arrived in a timely manner. We... More 

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Manzanillo, Mexico
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Wonderful ambiance and food. Best steaks grilled to perfection. Dine in open air or climate controlled comfort.

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We visited El Vaquero a few nights ago. We arrived at 7:00 pm, which is early for Mexico, and were promptly seated. We ordered some margaritas and waited for our friends to arrive. The meals come with a bean soup, which the server tried to serve us before anyone else arrived. We indicated that we would like to wait until... More 

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

No Ac only fans. The food is mostly meat type dishes and tacos. Its was good and spacoius place. The salsa and tacos were good, my kids ate well and had various types of alcoholic drinks for the grown ups too.

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We were brought here by a friend that lives in Manzanillo. The steaks were delicious. Staff was great.

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Manzanillo, Mexico
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I have eaten in both Vaquero's many times over the past few years,... The steaks are great.. big and juicy and cooked to perfection,the service is excellent... at the end of a particularly satisfying meal my grand daughter wanted some ice cream.. the waiter looked confused and after consulting with the manager he said said "just a minute" and ran... More 

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Wainwright, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We didn't really have a meal there -- just appetizers and drinks when we met up with my brother. But it was excellent service and a beautiful restaurant. We're going back to Manzanillo in February 2015, so we'll have to go there for a nice meal.

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is the place for MEAT. The steaks are large, they are tender, fixed to your specification and oh, so delicious. Prices are about what you would pay at a good steak house in the states (not one of the Ruth Chris or other big name sports star types). Prices range from around $19 to $29 US depending on the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The food was absolutely awesome here, a true meat lovers paradise. The restaurant looked good with a small band playing in the corner, service was good. But when we got the check, everything was written in Spanish and the price appeared to be way too high. They had added 3 extra main courses and around 5 drinks to our order,... More 

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Arturo B, Propietario at El Vaquero, responded to this review

Dear Dave, First of all i would like to offer to you our apologies for the bad experience you had at the end of your meal. I really appreciate your compliments to us, and would like to know the details of your visit (date, time and location of your table) so I can personally find who made the mistake and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Las Brisas 19, Manzanillo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Colima  >  Manzanillo
  • Phone Number: (314) 333-1654

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

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