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El Barzon

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3710 Junction St, Detroit, MI 48210-3028
+1 313-894-2070
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3710 Junction St, Detroit, MI 48210-3028
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Reviewed November 6, 2015

Trying to find good Mexican food in and around Detroit, to this point, has been in vain. Then some friends suggested El Barzon and I was not looking forward to another disappointment. Well, i was not disappointed and really enjoyed the food along with the...More

Thank MiCowboy
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Civilized, delicious, A+ quality, warmly hospitable -- go no where else! Infinite variety, so skillfully/temptingly prepared, proffered with patient appreciation for our enthusiasm. If your gourmet tia grande married your italiano prozio and opened their dream restaurant in southwest Detroit, this would be their baby....More

1  Thank LulusOtherMom
Reviewed October 14, 2015

You wouldn't expect to find a place like this tucked away off Michigan Avenue. The décor is excellent, the service is great and the food is amazing. I chose to dine on Italian this time around, can't wait to go back to try the Mexican....More

1  Thank AaronThibeauxWalker
Reviewed October 6, 2015

Detroit has many little gems (restaurants, events, etc.), and El Barzon is definitely one of those. My husband, sister, brother and I went here on the recommendation of a friend who grew up in the area (on a side note, the four of us grew...More

2  Thank WordNerd1978
Reviewed September 18, 2015

Atmosphere is most important to me and this place has it! Not a great neighborhood, but drive down the alley and park behind it in a guarded lot and walk into a large, beautiful, romantic patio for dinner. It appears they took the roof off...More

1  Thank rerelyon
Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

Tremendous lunch a real Gem In the D Stayed on the Mexican side but ever Italian dish that went by looked equally tremendous. I will be back Secured parking was nice comfort making this my new destination Mexican restaurant Wow

Thank James C
Reviewed August 31, 2015

I'm giving this restaurant a very good rating because two of the three people in my party ordered the daily specials and really enjoyed them. I ordered the Veal Picatta and it was ok nothing special. The restaurant is in a very run down area...More

Thank KarenM1_10
Reviewed August 30, 2015

I grew up in Detroit, and I go back with my wife and son from time to time to visit old haunts and see the Tigers. We wanted to eat some Mexican food in the old West Side Mexican neighborhood, and were intrigued by reviews...More

2  Thank MRaimi
Reviewed August 6, 2015

If you enjoy Mexican or Italian cuisine, El Barzon has a great menu to choose from. Being a "foodie", I found that the food was good slightly better than average (not delicate or fancy but yet better than a typical chain restaurant of similar cuisine)....More

Thank Stanley T
Reviewed July 29, 2015

We made this a destination before a Tiger's Game..but wish we had more time to really enjoy the ambiance of this great restaurant! With construction on most x-ways, we arrived 1/2 later than we had planned. We informed the wait staff that we were on...More

Thank Tami C
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March 4, 2017|
Response from Darryl D | Reviewed this property |
I am not familiar with the menu enough with their menu beyond the menu having vegetarian options. I would call or email them to find out.
December 31, 2016|
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Response from bfmscs | Reviewed this property |
Casual is fine.
October 29, 2016|
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Response from Marie A | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a bar area inside but it is not very big.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3710 Junction St, Detroit, MI 48210-3028
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-894-2070
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