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El Herradero

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123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
+1 208-233-6747
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (26 reviews)
“beans” (15 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

This place does a great job on food quality and pricing. We have watched their business grow from a food truck to a food truck and two restaurants. They really have a great priced product and is a Pocatello favorite.

Thank Idaho2014
Reviewed September 30, 2017

I'm only parroting what other folks have already stated. The service was very attentive, the meal yummy and served quicker then expected. Price was very reasonable. My fave the green salsa! It was that good, the real deal. If the restaurant completely ran out of...More

1  Thank David1369
Reviewed September 29, 2017

This place served up fabulous food which was awesome and the staff very friendly, would certainly recommend it

Thank Kev H
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

We were passing through Pocatello and stopped based on reviews. The food & service were outstanding. We both choose the carne asada quesadilla combo. It was delicious and very generous. The service is fast too.

Thank Dutchess2245
Reviewed September 26, 2017

We stopped because of the trip adviser reviews, glad we did A la carte menu is what we ordered from and after 5 items, a beer and margarita bill came to under $20...amazing Beers are only $2.50 each Food was yummy and served quickly, chilie...More

Thank chrisincabo65
Reviewed August 28, 2017

El Herradero consistently has great food and great service. My family and friends eat here on a regular basis and over the years we have been disappointed once (a very rare situation with a new wait staff member). Their food is flavorful and worth more...More

Thank Tetontotaler
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Best Mexican food in Pocatello. Currently living in Boise (former Pocatello resident) and am still searching for comparable Mexican food.

Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

One of the best Mexican restaurants in town and very affordable. The spicy pork tacos are my favorite.

Thank WanderlustFem
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in a shabby part of town is this hidden gem! Nothing much to look at on the inside but the food is absolutely insanely good! I went in hungry and had the 20-inch Super Burrito. It was perfect, I couldn't eat another thing...More

Thank Ahems
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Don't be put off by the dive-y look of the outside. As everyone knows, the best Mexican food is in the shabby looking buildings, and that is DEFINITELY the case here. This is a little cinderblock building tucked in next to a gas station with...More

1  Thank marjannah2017
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April 12, 2017|
Response from Jordan M | Reviewed this property |
Based on a Nov 6 2015 article in the Idaho State Journal entitled, Restaurant owner brings authentic Mexican flavor to Pocatello" it appears to be locally owned and operation by German Brambila.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Pocatello
  • Phone Number: +1 208-233-6747
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