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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” (27 reviews)
“beans” (16 reviews)
“green salad” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Latin
123 Jefferson Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-3921
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Total bill for two full adult meals was $16. Now that’s the kind of cheap Mexican food I’ve been talking about!! Thank you Trip Advisor reviews, we stopped here on a lunch break on our way driving through Idaho. And this place does not skimp...More

Thank bmoremagnolia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a former resident of Pocatello this was a favorite place to eat, The food is so delicious and the service is great. The locals love this place.

Thank Pam L
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Have eaten here a few times and never disappointed. Good service, great food. Small, cozy neighborhood restaurant. We like to walk from our Poky apartment for a good meal and the prices are spot on. Will be back...often!

Thank tshaw34
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

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

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 11 March 2018 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 6 March 2018 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 22 February 2018 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 21 February 2018 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
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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
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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