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The Vermillion

115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2243
+1 956-542-9893
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“nachos” (61 reviews)
“ceviche” (29 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
$$ - $$$
115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2243
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw on yelp this was the place. And I agree. The host was very guest oriented. The parking lot was packed. But I got a table real fast others had to wait a bit. Lots of history all over the place and the food exceeded...More

Thank funkikker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and good service Good place for lunch or dinner Not expensive good deal!!! Will go back again

Thank msantillana77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, friendly service and good food!!! The menu offers chicken fried steak, burgers, enchiladas, seafood, etc. We enjoy the fajita nachos supreme and the onion rings almost at every visit!

Thank skyegazer08
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here and the fajitas were good. Customer service was better and my iced tea never went empty.

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Long time local favorite. Great lunch specials, popularly priced menu. Known for having the coldest beer in town including Texas and Mexico beers especially the National Beer of Texas. Good for business lunch, casual date and family dining.

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We had an enjoyable lunch with some of our favorite dishes. I had shrimp tacos. My husband had one of his favorites, the enchilada plate. My sister had the tampiquena plate and her husband had fried shrimp. All of us were happy, happy, happy. We...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Vermilion has been around for many years. I go every football sunday to the bar area. Recipes have not change over the years. Price are cheap.

Thank hinanoman
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We had eaten at The Vermillion before, but it had been many years. We were going to be in Brownsville and we decided to go \to this historic place. My wife had the Fajita Panchos with added Guacamole. I tasted it. It was quite good....More

Thank Gillum S
Reviewed 18 August 2017

THis is a place with history. However history is not feeding you. Food was medium. I can rate it very high, Relatively medium taste. Service was ok. Looks like restaurant is popular as during my dinner was rather crowdly.

Thank M K
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is the place that is described as a watering hole with the munchies killer menu .. Go for a drink and have a comfort food munch attack ..

Thank KaiUWulff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2243
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: +1 956-542-9893
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