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Vaquero's

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1270 Stewart Rd, Monroe, MI 48162-4228
+1 734-241-7663
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've given this place plenty of chances to WOW me and it hasn't happened....I've been underwhelmed. Maybe if the menu is huge, you do nothing well? My enchilada casserole was bland. The sauce was close to tomato soup. I ended up just eating chips and salsa (which was good). Maybe if you just want margaritas and chips & salsa, this... More 

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Thank SallySTravel
Monroe, Michigan
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great burritos. Love their menu which gives you a lot of choices. I have been here several times. Good service too.

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Thank Joanne6477
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Good Mexican food I an authentic setting. Has improved over time a lot. Ambience is also good as is location.

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Thank pete_fdl
New Boston, Michigan
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251 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

We used to come here every week, but the prices have really climbed and they discontinued the great taco special a long time ago. :( Ordered the white queso dip, "extra hot", yet still had to send the appetizer back THREE times because it was cold! I find guacamole absolutely disgusting and VERY clearly ordered my entree with NO guacamole,... More 

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Thank raydonna
Detroit, Michigan
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Friends asked us to go here for dinner the other night. The menu was huge and has tons of direct dishes. All the dishes are also numbered so if you struggle with the names you can simply tell the waiter your number. All of the food was excellent! We also ordered a huge bowl of guacamole which was probably the... More 

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Thank Phil M
Monroe, Michigan
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

The outside of the restuarant doesnt look very impressive and the parking lot appears empty often, but its misleading. The inside is nice and it fills up sporadically. We ve eaten here often, and had many different dishes. The menu is extensive and the prices are very reasonable. My only complaint would be that the chips they serve at the... More 

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Thank Dawnie764
finger lakes NY
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269 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016

My sister has enjoyed Mexican food in various parts of the US, as I have too; I've also worked in Mexico for extended periods. This evening, while visiting my sister, we were thinking of where to go for dinner; she mentioned the Posole, a delicious Mexican soup. Vaquero's is the only place she knows of in "downriver Detroit that has... More 

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Thank chasinUpstateNewYork
Monroe, Michigan, United States
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

I really like Vaquero's. The food is good and so is the service. The booths are not that great, but the food is big portions and very good.

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Thank Kim O
Monroe, Michigan
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217 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch - ordered the Mole Poblano, she a chicken enchilada. The enchilada was very good as was the Mole dish, although there could have been more mole sauce. Her wine was served in coffee glasses and was a typical house red wine. My beer was in a 16-20 Oz. glass. The decor and music is very nice... More 

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Thank Mike P
Monroe, Michigan
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76 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2015

Had the chicken quesedilla & a margarita for lunch out on the patio. Great service served quickly, & all was delicious!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1270 Stewart Rd, Monroe, MI 48162-4228
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 734-241-7663

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