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Emilia's Restaurant

605 W Elizabeth St, Brownsville, TX 78520-6315
+1 956-504-9899
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
605 W Elizabeth St, Brownsville, TX 78520-6315
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Reviewed yesterday

We stumbled upon Emilia's Restaurant on our way to the airport and we're so glad we did! The atmosphere is festive with bright, cheerful colors. On the Sunday morning we were there they had mariachis playing in the restaurant! While the restaurant was very busy,...More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm so glad to have found Emilia's. Originally we had planned to find a restaurant closer to our hotel but I'm so glad we ventured out. Emilia's has wonderful reviews for each of its locations and I'm sure they are all well deserved. Despite my...More

Thank TripleLily
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Went for first time today upon recommendation of friend. The restaurant had two areas and we decided later that we should have turned to the right when we first entered as we think it would have been quieter. We turned left however.....very noisy due to...More

Thank dontlikesnow44
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We have dined at many good Mexican restaurants in the South Padre Island area, but recently while visiting Brownsville, we wanted to try Emilia's because it received such good reviews on TripAdvisor. There are three Emilia's Restaurants to choose from. We went to the Emilia's...More

Thank KSMeadowlark
Reviewed 20 October 2017

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 21 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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