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Emilia's Restaurant

605 W Elizabeth St, Brownsville, TX 78520-6315
+1 956-504-9899
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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605 W Elizabeth St, Brownsville, TX 78520-6315
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It is always good to come to Emilias. Weekend breakfast or weekday lunch. For me uhh s close you can get to comfort food as it can get. Service is always top notch. Several real Mexican dishes (what mom would cook) Does not matter if...More

Thank Elhomero
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Terrific Mexican food served in a friendly family restaurant. Can't wait to return. Loved the unexpected pineapple cake.

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stopped in here for lunch one day and were definitely not disappointed. We had the special of the day which came with fideo soup, chips and salsa, our entree, our drink and dessert! All for $5.99 each! Plus they had live entertainment. During lunch!!...More

Thank sjl330
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I came across this restaurant while on a motorcycle trip going through Brownsville. I ate lunch and it was wonderful. Chips and salsa were really good along with the main course. I had Diablo Shrimp with rice, really enjoyed it. Service was excellent and I...More

Thank BDS62
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This place is absolutely the best Mexican restaurant I have ever been to. The dinner was so good. The waiter was right on point. Had a Mexican coke and fajitas. Also you get soup and a bean soup also. You get flan for desert. Omg...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I like this place for breakfast, not too expensive and you get a pretty good meal. Has several locations.

Thank Terry Q
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Our last day in our hometown and we decided to try a new breakfast place.....and I'm sooo glad that we did. The tortillas de harina are the best that I've eaten, homemade and melt in your mouth. I ordered a gordita with picadillo, which of...More

Thank melissa v
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We were in the area and happened to drive by around lunch. Parking lot was very full. We went in and found a table in the back. Clean but a little rundown looking. Our waitress was prompt and could speak English. Some of the menu...More

Thank dvandrv
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Great Family Restaurant. We had the House Specialty for 2. Come Hungry. Great Service and Quick. Parking right in front. Very Very reasonable. They advertise beer and margarita but do not have any. All the food was flavored wonderfully

Thank Bonarrigo
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Like us, you may find you are the only gringos in the place, and that may be by design as the menu is in Spanish with no translations, and most staff speak very little English. That is easily remedied with Google translator if you know...More

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Je désire ajouter des photos même si je n'y suis pas allé. Dommage que je puisse le faire ici. Éclairez-moi SVP merci. J'ai deux photos du restaurant vu de l'extérieur.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 W Elizabeth St, Brownsville, TX 78520-6315
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: +1 956-504-9899
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