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El Braserio

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Boulevard Lopez Mateos 1501, Leon 37180, Mexico
+52 477 763 3100
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1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
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Medellin, Colombia
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38 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really authentic Mexican looking restaurant. Really really good service. I didn't really like my lamb ribs but everybody else's dinners were good. Huge playroom for the children. The food was fairly priced with the tequila a bit expensive.

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Thank Rick S
La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Leaving BJX aiport towards Leon on highway 45, well marked restaurant with valet parking. Mexican food cooked a las brasas (over coals/embers). Delighted to find grilled vegetables. We were surprised at the size of the portion. Carrots, zucchini, eggplant, peppers and mushrooms. The menu offers several pastas, beef, goat and chicken, Tasty desserts too.

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Thank The0_Breadguy
Albany, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2016

Prime location around the malls selling leather goods. We went for lunch. They serve authentic and delicious Mexican food. Their drinks menu displays a wide range of cocktails though they don't always have them all. We found one of the waiters who could understand and communicate in English, which was definitely helpful. The best part of our lunch was when... More 

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Channahon, Illinois
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2015

We dined at El Braserio for lunch during a business trip. Overall the food was excellent and we all enjoyed our meals. But I have to make special note of the salsa that was made right at our table. It was fantastic! We requested medium heat with a variety of pepper flavors and the lady who made it was spot... More 

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Carlsbad, CA
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73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2015

Mexican dining is a challenge for vegans but this restaurant whipped up some grilled vegetables in no time. The friendly English speaking waiter made all the difference. Sit near the window to minimize the fill blown Mariachi experience!

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Thank SanDiegobased
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87 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

Came here for lunch. Honestly Los Arcos is better and located in the same strip mall. Food took forever. My wife ordered Alfredo it seem like milk and noodles. Alfredo is fettuccine not spaghetti

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Puerto Rico
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2015

This is one of my favorite's restaurant, in Leon, it's inevitable to enjoy the environment, the hospitality of all the staff, the prices are very affordable and a plus of this place is the "Lady Salsa" hahaha there's a Lady who prepares salsa in front of you, with fresh ingredients of the day, the colors, the smell, the experience to... More 

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Red Deer, Canada
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393 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2015

We went for a little walk to get lunch while waiting for our hotel room to be ready, and we decided this place looked interesting. It wasn't very busy when we were there, but it was probably about 2pm on a weekday, during the rainy season. Our waiter was super super friendly and accommodating. We kind of walked into this... More 

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Lebanon, Kentucky
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183 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2015

Went there for a business dinner. My host said it was an authentic Mexican restaurant. It was a rainy night, but though there is an openness of the restaurant, we still were able to dine (and watch Mexico - Panama in Oro Copa). The high ceilings and archways showed a lot of character and made an excellent atmosphere. The heavy... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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161 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2015

The food here is very good and the atmosphere feels genuine. My biggest complaint was the Mariachi band. Even though they were several tables away, they were way too loud for my tastes, making it difficult to have a conversation with my friend. However, the food was pretty wonderful, they start you off with chips and extras, then a lady... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Lopez Mateos 1501, Leon 37180, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +52 477 763 3100

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