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El Bracero Mexican Grill

3303 Bell Street, Amarillo, TX 79106
(806) 355-0889
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Amarillo, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The margarhita's are really good here. I had at least three. The food is delicious as well. I definitely needed it to sober up some. Lol

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Dacula, Georgia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Some really great TexMex! We went on a Sunday evening and most patrons were locals, with lots of relatives in tow. We knew we had made the correct choice. Exterior and interior are nothing fancy, don't let that scare you away. The portions HUGE

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

Ehh nothing to write home about. Salsa was good chile verde was mild but flavourfull. Would like to see whole bean instead of just refried beans. Service was quick. This was for the location on bell st.

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Colorado
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192 reviews 192 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We ate at this place while staying over an extra night in Amarillo due to a late December snow storm. We had discussed where to eat and after seeing the reviews for El Bracero I held out and won the discussion. I think we were all glad of my choice. On arrival I recognized this place as a converted fast... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Excellent food at a reasonable price. Good sized portions. I go through Amarillo once or twice a year and make it a point to stop at this restaurant.

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Waco, TX
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Stopped through Amarillo on our way back from vacation and tried El Bracero based on the excellent reviews. What a disappointment! The food was greasy and without much flavor. Very low quality. The queso tasted more like cheese gravy. The lone exception was the guacamole... it was fresh and delicious. Texas has an abundance of delicious Mexican food restaurants, unfortunately,... More 

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Arlington
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80 reviews 80 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stopped here for dinner when staying in Amarillo. We had been in Colorado for a month and were anxious for some tasty Mexican food. The food was authentic but on the bland side for what we are used to. My husband had the combination plate and I had the chicken with mushrooms and cheese. Both were good, although I... More 

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Seattle
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490 restaurant reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Typical Tex-Mex again. It is not Mexican. Sigh, when will people get that right? Decent edible food, cheap. If you must shovel food into your mouth for energy, this place will do.

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Clovis, New Mexico
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

A friend recommended El Bracero to us and we are very glad he did. The food is awesome! I had the carne guisado and wife had pollo cilantro and both were over the top good. The only negative thing about the place is it is crowded and loud, but if you can ignore that,a really good meal awaits you.

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Amarillo, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Great place. Great food. Excellent staff. Very reasonable prices. Lots of food for the price. Great place to go to with the family or friends.

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Additional Information about El Bracero Mexican Grill

Address: 3303 Bell Street, Amarillo, TX 79106
Phone Number: (806) 355-0889
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Mexican

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