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El Coyote Restaurant

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270 Federal Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804-2633
+1 203-546-7355
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Danbury, Connecticut
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started going to the location on Monroe, a bit of a hike, and were very excited when this location opened. I still have a slight preference for the Monroe location, but this is also very good. The tortilla soup is so delicious, and is almost a meal in itself. I also love tamales, and they are the only local Mexican... More 

Thank Joanne W
Newtown, Connecticut
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is good, very good frozen Margaritas! The waiters are always very friendly. We go there very often.

Thank Edda T
Danbury, Connecticut
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used to go here again and again, and again and again had the same problems: poor service, lukewarm food, weird stuff -- like being given a glass of sweet wine for dessert and finding that they used salt instead of sugar. Or asking for our food to be packed to take home and finding that they tossed it. Orders never... More 

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second time to El Coyote and it was as memorable as the first time. The waitstaff share their incredible food with you and you leave knowing you must come back.

Thank eileenbwhite
New England
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

My wife and I had dinner the other night at El Coyote and this is truly one of our hidden gems that we love! This restaurant serves without a doubt some of the very best, most imaginative Mexican dishes anywhere in the New York City tri-state area. The drinks are very well mixed and nicely presented but its the food... More 

Danbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

We have been here many times for dine in or take out. The food is delicious and portion sizes are quite large. The table side fresh guacamole is unbeatable. If you are looking for a casual dining hidden gem this is it! If needed another plus is there is plenty of accessible parking right in front of the restaurant.

Thank VinceA333
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Been here numerous types and each time it's about average food and service, only Mexican place near Newtown besides the itty bitty Mexicali rose restaurant. We recommend the churasco steak. Last time we came the service was not good, a young girl messed up our order twice. First with the appetizer and again with our meals. The place was dead... More 

Thank WhaleyD
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We hadn't eaten here, so with a coupon in hand, went to try it out. Atmosphere is OK, service was fine, and the quality of our food was just average. That's not necessarily bad, however, it wasn't good enough to plan to visit more.

Thank B G
Scarsdale, New York
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

El Coyote is a very solid Mexican restaurant with an attentive staff, table side guacamole, good drinks and endless chips & salsa, as if you need that. We've tried a variety of dishes over many visits, the enchiladas, fajitas and taco platters are all great, the snapper and other fish dishes are a very nice treat and the other traditional... More 

Thank Mark S
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

When you have that craving for amazing food, friendly service, and a nice relaxing atmosphere, El Coyote is the place. This is possibly Brookfield's finest. Staring with addicting salsa and chips, table side guacamole, delicious drinks and family special entrees, you won't go anywhere else. Don't be fooled by the other impersonators, this is the real deal for the full... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 Federal Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804-2633
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Brookfield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-546-7355

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