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El Barzon

3710 Junction St, Detroit, MI 48210-3028
+1 313-894-2070
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mole” (9 reviews)
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“goat tacos” (3 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
Italian, Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3710 Junction St, Detroit, MI 48210-3028
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here during restaurant week. After eating here, I'm surprised that they made the cut at the $39 price point-our meals were $29 level flavor and taste at most. The high point was the goat stew-the broth was delicious and my hispanic boyfriend had memories...More

Thank Innerhousewife
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

El Barzon was a participant in Detroit Restaurant Week and we tried to get in on Saturday, but it was really busy. A bit of advice... Don’t be turned off by the neighborhood. There’s safe parking in the back. The staff is very friendly and...More

Thank efromflint73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and drinks were terrific. Enjoyed the atmosphere and the staff was very kind and polite. Prices were very reasonable.

Thank newtraveler500
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family recently dined here. The food was excellent. Many options both Mexican and Italian. Our waiter, Alex went beyond with wonderful service. A new place we tried with good food and service.

Thank karlcat2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I really, really, really wanted to like this place. After all, what a great concept. Mexican and Italian dishes - two of my favorites. However, other than the service - which was pleasant and consistent - El Barzon failed miserably. The calamari had no seasoning...More

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Don't get me wrong, this is probably the most authentic Italian AND Mexican restaurant that I have ever eaten at. It combines, my two loves, Italian cuisine and Latin cuisine. Only downside is that it's way too expensive.I think that may be an American thing...More

Thank SuperNs18
Reviewed 20 December 2017

FOOD POISONING! I ate at El Barzon on Sunday, December 17 and three out of four of us came down with food poisoning within 24 hours of eating dinner at El Barzon. All three of us had the same symptoms of vomiting every hour for...More

Thank rebeccag16
Reviewed 10 December 2017

My wife and I have been to El Barzon several times and my wife and "the girls" have been there several additional. There is a reason that we keep going back. Their fusion of Italian and Mexican cuisine always gives us the best of both...More

Thank danriley2016
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

El Barzon is a fantastic restaurant. The atmosphere is amazing. The food is delicious. I was very impressed. Service is friendly and great. I can’t say enough things about this place. They do a great job! Highly recommend!

Thank Loladoggie04
Reviewed 26 November 2017

My wife and I were visiting the Detroit area and went here at the recommendation of our daughter. Shared a two-pasta appetizer (mushrooms in cream sauce and Strozzapretti alla Norccina). My wife had cheese enchiladas with mole sauce (more chocolatey than hot peppery, which is...More

Thank frombos2n
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Questions & Answers
5 March 2017|
Response from Darryl D | Reviewed this property |
I am not familiar with the menu enough with their menu beyond the menu having vegetarian options. I would call or email them to find out.
1 January 2017|
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Response from bfmscs | Reviewed this property |
Casual is fine.
29 October 2016|
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Response from Marie A | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a bar area inside but it is not very big.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3710 Junction St, Detroit, MI 48210-3028
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-894-2070
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