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Emilia's Restaurant

605 W Elizabeth St, Brownsville, TX 78520-6315
+1 956-504-9899
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“flan” (4 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
605 W Elizabeth St, Brownsville, TX 78520-6315
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Reviewed yesterday

No wonder Emilia's is the favorite of many of my co-workers. Great taste, great service at an affordable price .. Speaking Spanish is an advantage ..

Thank KaiUWulff
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I was with the group of North Texas this mentioned in the previous review. The meal was so good I came back, with just my wife. We love Tex-Mex and this is a wonderful place to get real Mexican cooking. I had carne guisada and...More

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We took a group of north Texas teens to Emilia's. It was an awesome, budget-friendly meal of real Mexican food. The lunch specials came with soup and a dessert! Some of the kids were unsure about what to order and the waitress was happy to...More

Thank Katharine B
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Our family from Brownsville took us here while we were visiting on vacation. Prices are very reasonable. We were a party of around of twelve or so and service was good. I ordered a chicken quesadilla, it was huge and tasty. Desert is even included...More

Thank Aerowing
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This is a solid, typical, Mexican restaurant. All the standards; tacos, enchiladas, carne guisada, entometadas, etc. A really good lunch breakfast/lunch spot.

Thank Eddy H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It is always good to come to Emilias. Weekend breakfast or weekday lunch. For me uhh s close you can get to comfort food as it can get. Service is always top notch. Several real Mexican dishes (what mom would cook) Does not matter if...More

Thank Elhomero
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Terrific Mexican food served in a friendly family restaurant. Can't wait to return. Loved the unexpected pineapple cake.

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stopped in here for lunch one day and were definitely not disappointed. We had the special of the day which came with fideo soup, chips and salsa, our entree, our drink and dessert! All for $5.99 each! Plus they had live entertainment. During lunch!!...More

Thank sjl330
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I came across this restaurant while on a motorcycle trip going through Brownsville. I ate lunch and it was wonderful. Chips and salsa were really good along with the main course. I had Diablo Shrimp with rice, really enjoyed it. Service was excellent and I...More

Thank BDS62
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This place is absolutely the best Mexican restaurant I have ever been to. The dinner was so good. The waiter was right on point. Had a Mexican coke and fajitas. Also you get soup and a bean soup also. You get flan for desert. Omg...More

Thank Robert T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 W Elizabeth St, Brownsville, TX 78520-6315
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: +1 956-504-9899
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