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El Vaquero Restaurant

105 W Tyler Ave, Harlingen, TX 78550-6670
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible20%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“mexican plate” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
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105 W Tyler Ave, Harlingen, TX 78550-6670
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Reviewed November 17, 2017

My son took me here tonight for my birthday. The food was outstanding. The rice and beans were delicious. I had the fajita enchiladas and they were scrumptious. The servings were huge and fresh. My daughter in law had a skillet and it was sizzling...More

Thank sleeknight
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The food was tasty and fresh. However for being a lunch special the plate had small portions. The service was descent the restroom was clean.

Thank madgame6968
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Ordered typical Mexican plates they were very good slightly pricey but the service was good. Location is next to the railroad tracks. Parkinn lot was in an angle not much area to park, extra parking in the rear.

Thank HeatIsOnII
Reviewed December 28, 2016

I had asado de puerco which was as good as my mother used to make. They have a food share of Tex-Mex dishes, but they always have some very authentic Mexican meals.Not expensive especially if you order from their specials menu. The Asado de Puerco...More

Thank Mariopk
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

The breakfast plates ot tacos are great and not expensive. At lunch, they have different specials. The chicken fajita plate is great.

Thank Francisco T
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Nice quite restaurant Definitely a place to relax and enjoy a good meal. Our server was great, beer came full dressed and the strawberry margarita had wonderful frozen fruits, a treat and nice surprise. Upon ordering the waiter was good with my husband dinner platter,...More

Thank sharonregan
Reviewed February 9, 2016

I like this place because even though they got good food I usually haven't had problems to find a spot , I really don't know wh maybe is the time I go , but the food is good and the service I've been here several...More

Thank Joriu1965
Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

The food was discussing n the service was crappy. The Milanesa was gross no meat just breaded. I will never go back. I will never no back

Thank Marichuy G
Reviewed October 28, 2015

We decided to try this restaurant a while back, not really sure whether we would like it or not. To our surprise it was not bad. There was not wait for a table, the service was quick and the plates are made to order. We...More

Thank Travelingbug12
Reviewed March 29, 2015

The breakfast plates ot tacos are great and not expensive. At noon, they have different specials. The fajita plate and the vermicelli is great.

Thank Ricardo A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 W Tyler Ave, Harlingen, TX 78550-6670
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Harlingen
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