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115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521
(956) 542-9893
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Today
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Good for:
Families with children

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 31
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A taste of Brownsville, A Lower Rio Grande Valley Specialty...

I went to the Vermillion today and ordered the Fajita Plate special...I hadn't visited in a while but always remembered this restaurant because it was where the "locals" went to eat and enjoy a couple beers! They are known for their nachos! But, today, I enjoyed the beef fajita plate. The charro... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
Albuchris
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Harlingen, Texas
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Harlingen, Texas
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

I went to the Vermillion today and ordered the Fajita Plate special...I hadn't visited in a while but always remembered this restaurant because it was where the "locals" went to eat and enjoy a couple beers! They are known for their nachos! But, today, I enjoyed the beef fajita plate. The charro beans were excellent tasting. This is the kind... More 

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Dallas
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I live in Dallas, and love coming to Brownsville for the food! The Vermillion is one of my favorite restaurants. Their mexican food is my favorite.. you can't go wrong with any of it. The nachos always look amazing, but haven't tried them bc I always get the same thing. I get the enchiladas every single time, and they never... More 

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Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Vermillion is a proven staple in the heart of Brownsville for so many years. I've been here a handful of times with no regrets only a happy feeling I leave each and every time. Thank you so much for the great food.

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Brownsville, Texas
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Love the fajita nacho delux and the Pancho Villa plate. Big menu. It's all good. This is where the locals go.

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brownsville, tx
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Every time I go to Vermilions, I have a great time. I mostly stick to appetizers, because I'm enjoying a nice cold beer. Their ceviche is the best I've ever had. And the nachos are delicious.

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Bonner Springs, Kansas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Great food and nice environment! Found it through Trip Advisor and are so glad we got to eat there vs at a chain restaurant

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Brownsville, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Good food at good price and quick and efficient service. Good mexican and American food. Been around since 1934 I believe and has local history and pictures on the walls.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

It was really disappointing. We came here for dinner. It had such great reviews that we figured what could go wrong. Well everything. Our waiter barely stopped by to get our order and then never came back to check how the food was or even to get another drink. We got the steak and it was way overcooked. We asked... More 

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Brownsville, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Have been coming to this establishment for many, many years with family and friends. I rate this establishment as a five star and highly recommend it. Great food and excellent service.

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Cudahy WI
Top Contributor
213 reviews 213 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

After talking with a couple people who recommended the Vermillion I never had gotten the idea that this was basically a bar with food -- and seeing as we were there on an Sunday when the Cowboys were playing it really was a sports bar! The food is good, but it's really basic bar food, burgers, salads, american, mexican. Service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: (956) 542-9893

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?