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Alebrije Mexican Restaurant

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3805 Perkiomen Ave, Reading, PA 19606-2716
+1 610-370-0900
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Philadelphia, PA
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117 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Restaurant is understaffed, not all dishes are available, waiting for meals is way too long. Average ambience. Food is so so. Would not come there again.

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Thank niksk001
wyomissing
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

One evening while my wife was working late, I came here to satisfy a craving. About two weeks later, I was discharged from the hospital, after two days retching my guts out and another week and a half nozzling disgusting stuff out the other end. I blame it on some nasty, greasy fajitas.

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Raleigh NC
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332 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

The food was good. I had the chicken chimichanga. The service was friendly and fast. I will definitely eat here again when I'm in the area.

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Thank steve1975
Reading, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Stopped into new location on State Hill Rd, Wyomissing and the staff ignored me and my friend. We waited for 2-3 minutes to even be acknowledged while they looked at us and looked away. A restaurant has one chance at a first impression, these people failed and I'll never go back.

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Thank MrFusyPants
Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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127 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

I really like Alebrije and have never had a bad meal. Great drinks - quick service. The only downside is that you smell like a kitchen when you leave .. it truly permeates your clothing. I think they need to air out during early hours.

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Thank 753kathleent
Santa Clarita, California
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

Good salsa and service. My daughter got the California burrito and I tasted the steak meat and it was delicious! My son in law and I both got the ground beef chimichanga and sorry but "crispy" was in the description and it wasn't even close to that and it was so small. Wish I had gotten the California burritio instead.... More 

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Thank Julie B
Reading, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

I absolutely love this restaurant, the staff always makes you comfortable and the food is always fresh and delicious!!! It is also intimate and can be family oriented. The drinks are always great as well.

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Thank tfig92
Birdsboro, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

This used to be a great place. I would say it's now average at best. There are a few great seasoned staff remaining and that helps-if you get them. The portions have gotten smaller and the prices higher. Disappointed at what used to be our go to.

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Thank KarenA_20142014
Pennsylvania
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

We eat here occasionally for lunch as close by and service and food always very good. Small in size but you will like it. I normally get the fajitas with chicken or some variation. always done perfectly.

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Thank Jacksm3
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited another of these restaurants in another part of town and this one doesn't compare at all. Our food was cold and the quantity received was really disappointing. In addition, my sangria was just wine with fruit cup. We won't be back at this one again.

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Thank Kathleen A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $15
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3805 Perkiomen Ave, Reading, PA 19606-2716
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 610-370-0900

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