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The Vermillion

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
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115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2243
+1 956-542-9893
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Brownsville, Texas
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to eat. Mexican, Chicken fried steak, seafood, beer . . .good all around place to eat and hang out.

Thank Eddy H
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service modest prices but service from decadent waiters. They brought everything by half first 2 dishes and until the last two others. I do not recommend it.

Thank Alejandro C
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was amazing! Enchiladas were the best I've ever had. The prices very reasonable and the staff was fun and very efficient. Love ''tis place, will go again and again..

Thank Bev G
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the oldest traditional restaurants watering holes in Brownsville, they even tried to move it to a new location, and most of the customers complained so hard that they decided to stay. The food is good, I like the low carb nachos, made of cheddar cheeses toasted on the bottom instead of corn nachos, and covered with... More 

Thank Hec L
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

Busy, clean, great food, very fast, very polite and efficient servers and wait staff. Reasonable priced. Steaks were cooked to perfection, and very tasty and tender.

Thank john m
Austin, Texas
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2017

Went here for lunch and it was so great! The owner was seating everyone and worked very hard to find tables for everyone...and his friendliness was contagious! All of the staff must LOVE working there as I experienced a very happy staff. We got the special which was fried shrimp. It also came with zucchini...which I was a little dubious... More 

Thank emerald3358
Brownsville, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2017

Visited when they had part of the parking lot enclosed for Oktoberfest, but I've been there other times as well. The food is always good, though this time was mainly for drinks. They had a few different beers available for the occasion. Space was at a premium, which is usually the case because it is a smaller venue and very... More 

Thank Brian M
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017

While during my stay in Brownsville, this was recommended by some of my in-laws. We had the ceviche and the nachos. Both were very good and I would recommend trying them. The atmosphere is what I would picture the stereotypical restaurant in Texas to look like on television so when I walked in I was a bit nervous that it... More 

Thank Tony F
Brownsville, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

I appreciate the great customer service and the attention to detail. The food, friendly environment and excellent prices are welcoming.

Thank esmierivera
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Family oriented restaurant. All of their food's amazing. Good service. It's also a great place for Happy Hour. If you visit the NACHOS are a must!

Thank Sheila W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2243
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: +1 956-542-9893

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