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El Herradero

123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
+1 208-233-6747
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (15 reviews)
“burrito” (25 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Authentic Mexican food with quick service, great selection and great prices. Atmosphere is not fancy but is comfortable and homey.

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Quick, great service, casual, not a fancy place at all. Great prices! Don’t let the appearance scare you off!

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Read the reviews here on tripadvisor. Was Jonesing for American so I stopped in. I was seated promptly and got my drink order. After perusing the menu I ordered the chimichanga and steak taco salad. The tables all around me filled up and those tables...More

Thank doc219
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Having lived in Mexico for a number of years, I appreciate the authentic well prepared and presented food. I especially like the Tostadas. Every thing else is a close second. . Quick service and friendly staff. A little crowded at times, but what do you...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place does a great job on food quality and pricing. We have watched their business grow from a food truck to a food truck and two restaurants. They really have a great priced product and is a Pocatello favorite.

Thank Idaho2014
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I'm only parroting what other folks have already stated. The service was very attentive, the meal yummy and served quicker then expected. Price was very reasonable. My fave the green salsa! It was that good, the real deal. If the restaurant completely ran out of...More

Thank David1369
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This place served up fabulous food which was awesome and the staff very friendly, would certainly recommend it

Thank Kev H
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We were passing through Pocatello and stopped based on reviews. The food & service were outstanding. We both choose the carne asada quesadilla combo. It was delicious and very generous. The service is fast too.

Thank Dutchess2245
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We stopped because of the trip adviser reviews, glad we did A la carte menu is what we ordered from and after 5 items, a beer and margarita bill came to under $20...amazing Beers are only $2.50 each Food was yummy and served quickly, chilie...More

Thank chrisincabo65
Reviewed 29 August 2017

El Herradero consistently has great food and great service. My family and friends eat here on a regular basis and over the years we have been disappointed once (a very rare situation with a new wait staff member). Their food is flavorful and worth more...More

Thank Tetontotaler
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13 April 2017|
Response from Jordan M | Reviewed this property |
Based on a Nov 6 2015 article in the Idaho State Journal entitled, Restaurant owner brings authentic Mexican flavor to Pocatello" it appears to be locally owned and operation by German Brambila.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Pocatello
  • Phone Number: +1 208-233-6747
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