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El Herradero

123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
+1 208-233-6747
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (26 reviews)
“beans” (15 reviews)
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10:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
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1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a place to visit again and again. Excellent authentic Mexican food. Everything was delicious.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped while on a mini vacation from Utah. It was so good, nothing was bad. Friendly staff, great food, cheep alcohol. I recommend to anyone to stop here.

Thank Jenny K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best Mexican restaurant in Pocatello and the taco bus is great too. I would never have tried a taco bus, but thanks to a friend who highly recommended the tamales and street tacos we went. I have recommended this restaurant to so many people...More

Thank G3648ZQjoycem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a must go to place when in Pocatello. Two of us ordered the 20 inch burritos and there was no way we could finish those monsters! Great prices, great service and great food.

Thank Ahems
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did not expect Mexican food to be this good in Idaho. This place matches the great Mexican restaurants I’ve been to on Arizona, New Mexican and California. The chili verde burrito tasted great. Mild tomatillo with many flavors. The service is perfect. The atmosphere is...More

Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Everything I've ever had is outstanding. My personal favorites are the tacos/beans/rice and Pollo a la crema. The service is good and fast. It is not fancy, but if you want good food, this is it.

Thank Alan M
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

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Questions & Answers
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
Kids, Child-friendly
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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