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El Braceros

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50 Chelsa Dr, Madisonville, KY 42431-1632
270-821-5221
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Hanson, Kentucky
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83 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We go there once a week, every week. Very good food, great margaritas, great service. Just a good place to hang out with friends and family.

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Thank John D
Madisonville, Kentucky
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152 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little Mexican restaurant located in a small town not far off of I69. We went here 2 nights in a row and the food was delicious. The first night I had the shrimp special dish and my wife had the seafood tacos. The second night my wife at the same thing and I had a ribeye. Both were delicious.... More 

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Thank ceb45
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Love the Jalisco special it has shrimp chicken steak and peepers and onions on a bed of rice. Normally do take out. Pretty good Mexican food!

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Thank sunset4444
Madisonville, Kentucky
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152 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We ate there last night with friends. Everybody like their dishes but me. Don't get the queso fundido. I really didn't like it but my wife Jalesco special was good

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Madisonville, Kentucky, United States
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

This is a nice Mexican Restaurant, friendly servers, you get your food in a reasonable time. What I like about El Braceros is that they serve a nice steak, cooked to your specifications, they also have a nice salad.

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Thank Larry C
Dawson Springs, Kentucky
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114 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

I took a couple of clients here for lunch. We were greeted and seated promptly. Our orders were taken and food brought hot and quickly. Everything was very good. I'm not sure it is quiet enough here for a real business meeting, but for lunch and casual talk, it works great.

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Thank RandynKimmy
Madisonville, Kentucky
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

Great Mexican food, large burritos , large servings, friendly staff. always my first choice for Mexican food

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Thank rich s
Newburgh, Indiana
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75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

I've visited El Bracero several times and they are very consistent with service and food quality. Prices are very reasonable. If you're looking for great food at a great price, look no further!!

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Thank DavidEastGospel
Madisonville, Kentucky
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152 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

Good restarurant decent food and prices. Good wait staff. Family friendly. hard to seat over 10 - 12 people.

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Thank ceb45
Hanson
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82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We eat here on a regular basis. Food is always good. Take out service in always on the mark but sometimes service inside can be spotty. We ate inside this time and service was average, getting a little stingy on the salsa and chips but otherwise our service and food was good as always. Get alot of food for your... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $15
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Chelsa Dr, Madisonville, KY 42431-1632
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Madisonville
  • Phone Number: 270-821-5221

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