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Manuel's Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
409 W Main St, Brenham, TX 77833-3673
+1 979-277-9620
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“enchiladas” (10 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
409 W Main St, Brenham, TX 77833-3673
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based on good reviews we read on line, we stopped in on the way to Austin, expecting a really good Mexican food dinner. We got some major disappointment instead. This restaurant had been described as authentic, home-cooking Mexican food. For a moment, I wondered if...More

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

My husband, son and I ate here last night. We all got different Enchiladas. They were all great! With our dinner, 3 Shiner Bocks and a 16oz top shelf margarita, our total was just barely over $50. Can’t beat this place for the quality of...More

Thank Tania M
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for almost 22 years. By far best the best Mexican Food in Brenham hands down. Friendly family service.

Thank Jonathan P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great enchiladas and margaritas! Good service, food and atmosphere makes it hard to find a parking spot at times!

Thank gertmom2
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This review is for lunch, 5/17/17. I was on my way to the Conroe/Houston area with some friends; we got hungry around noontime while heading into Brenham and ran across Manuel's. We checked out the menu but saw quite a few patrons choosing the buffet,...More

Thank Doctor_Possum
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Manuel's is a family owned and operated Mexican restaurant, family friendly offering excellent authentic Mexican food at affordable prices. Tortillas (one of my 'check points' of Mexican restaurants) are fresh made, ongoing in the restaurant and are excellent, served in abundance and replenished as needed....More

Thank TheHarleyGuy
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

There are many good Mexican Restaurants in Brenham, yet none on par with Manuel's. From the relaxed decor to the friendly and efficient staff (Manuel, son Eric, and Armando), this spot can't be beat. On this most recent visit, my wife had the Shrimp Enchiladas...More

1  Thank albebuc
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We were hungry didn't really know what we wanted to eat but knew we liked the food here so we had our dinner date here. They say in Texas you can judge the food by the salsa....well we liked the green sauce better then the...More

1  Thank Brenda W
Reviewed 29 July 2016

great food and friendly staff. knew us on our second visit. sunday lunch is a little hectic but still worth the wait. a real family place

1  Thank cobinator1021
Reviewed 12 July 2016

My family went there because we were hungry and it was close. What a dream. Great frozen magaritas and that perfect tex mex flavor for nachos, enchiladas, and tacos. Very reasonably priced looks like hole in the wall but don't let that fool you. Was...More

Thank EscapingArtist
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 W Main St, Brenham, TX 77833-3673
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Brenham
  • Phone Number: +1 979-277-9620
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