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El Bracero

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Mexican, Southwestern
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200 Richard Mills Dr, Hopkinsville, KY 42240-8724
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Cardwell MT
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place has great food and really good service too. The taco salad was great and the fried ice cream was very good too. Will definitely go there again.

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Thank LindaD860
TENNESSEE
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived after 8:00 pm with a very large group. Sitting was immediate and there were six servers assigned to our group. Drinks were kept filled, orders were delivered promptly and without any confusion as to who ordered what. I don't drink but heard the margaritas were excellent, heard no complaints about the food and no plates were sent back.... More 

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Thank OLDTIMER51
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family LOVES El Bracero! We eat here at least once a week. When my kids come home from college, this is their first request.

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Thank Sherry R
steger, il
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

average i have had better waiter very friendly rest of staff not do much. margaritas were watered down

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Thank Pamela H
Wisconsin
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were traveling home from Florida and stopped in Hopkinsville, KY. We had decided we would like Mexican food for dinner. So glad we found this restaurant. The salsa and chips were delicious. The verde sauce on my enchiladas had a little kick to it, which was a very pleasant surprise. The Preferred Margarita was huge and mixed to perfection!... More 

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Thank prbliss
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Great mexican food, margaritas, service and great atmosphere. Very convenient location for locals and travelers.

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Thank Debbie V
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147 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Great, reasonable, excellent portions. Great staff. Would go back. Recommended by Jake at La Quinta, he was absolutely right. Party of 6, had a blast, ate a ton of food. Thanks.

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Thank nobodyhomenow
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Reasonably priced and the best Mexican Restaurant in town. Delicious cheese dip and salsa. Large portions with quick service.

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Thank Paula G
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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409 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Ate here the other night after checking in to the hotel just behind the restaurant. Ordered a pick your own Mexican plate meal. Before the meal came received the chips and salsa. The chips seemed to be store bought and the salsa was very bland. The meal came and everything was way over salted and very greasy. Definitely needed to... More 

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Thank Robert R
Frederick, Colorado
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Has Average Mexican food in U.S.=Gross. I ordered two Chili Rellanos. They were humongous!! And completely disgusting. See pic. They were soaked in oil. The peppers were bitter and the cheese was completely flavorless. We had to flag the server down to order, get more drinks, and pay our check. The table side guacamole was great for me, but my... More 

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Thank Kristi L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Richard Mills Dr, Hopkinsville, KY 42240-8724
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Hopkinsville

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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?