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El Bracero

4100 Franklin St, Michigan City, IN 46360-7804
+1 219-872-0760
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
5 weeks ago
“Terrible food and the service is worse”
3 Feb 2018
“So dissapointing”
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4100 Franklin St, Michigan City, IN 46360-7804
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had pieces of plastic in my food that the waiter tried to explain away as onion - it was plastic. Avoid this place!! Terrible food and service is non-existent

Thank tpattonx
Reviewed 4 February 2018

So, as a precursor I NEVER do this (review poorly I mean) But I have to with this place. I love LOVE Mexican food so when the hubs offered to take me to dinner we just happened to be right next door to this place....More

Thank kbird2815
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

When we walked in there wasnt a greeter or host. After standing there for a while we were lead to a small table in the back. We requested a booth and was snapped at by the host. He loadly said we would have to wait...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Okay, my husband and I are always on the lookout for authentic, plentiful, fresh, and delicious Mexican food. There are tons of Mexican restaurants in Michigan City, and they tend to come and go - but El Bracero is always there, always consistent, and predictable....More

Thank TravelingGrands2015
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

If you like Chips & Salsa then this is the place to go in Michigan City. They are fresh and the Salsa has just the right kick to it. The Enchiladas, Mexican Rice and Refried Beans are not quite as good as they used to...More

Thank Sherie N
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I've passed by here many times in the past and steered away due to mixed reviews. I dropped in for lunch and ordered the 'speedy Gonzales ' lunch special. *pictured below, angle is off, itlooks much larger than it actually was. It was ok. I'm...More

Thank MolonLabe1776
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We come here every summer while on vacation because of the great food and friendly staff. Not sure what happened this time around, but it was AWFUL. The waiter was surly. He would not answer questions about drinks or meals....he just shrugged, sighed, and stared...More

Thank Patricia195756
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Great food at a vwry reasonable price. The staff was super friendly and very quick in making sure we had everything we needed. Family friendly too!

Thank NanaSmurf1
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I asked for an ultimate burrito and I was extremely disappointed. I received my so called burrito and it was more like a taco. It was flat and both ends were at least 2inches on both sides empty. I showed our waiter my disappointment and...More

Thank Denis W
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We ate at El Bracero and found the food to be uninspired and an aid to weight loss - via vomiting and diarrhea.

Thank jaduzink
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4100 Franklin St, Michigan City, IN 46360-7804
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Michigan City
  • Phone Number: +1 219-872-0760
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