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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%
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“mole” (9 reviews)
“pasta” (17 reviews)
“goat tacos” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3710 Junction St, Detroit, MI 48210-3028
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Reviewed 23 August 2012

After reading about this place in the newspaper, I couldn't wait to try it. It was definitely worth the drive! My friend and I went for lunch-- the area seemed safe and secure. The food was wonderful. We had the arranchera steak special ,which we...More

Thank gldbg
Reviewed 2 August 2012

We were a little disappointed with the food in this restaurant. The salsa that came with the chips was ok and the chips smelled oily. I think their frequent customers don't have a good taste in good food. The main dishes were ok but nothing...More

Date of visit: July 2012
Thank Kate H
Reviewed 29 July 2012

We decided to visit this restaurant after reading other reviews and were not disappointed. The location may seem a bit scary to someone from out of town, the surrounding area is not so pretty, but the restaurant itself s very nice. There was a "guard"...More

Date of visit: July 2012
Thank Linda S
Reviewed 17 June 2012

for a reunion with some family members, we chose el barzon since a member of our party was familiar with it. at first glance, i did not want to get out of my car but was so glad we did. they have a person doing...More

Date of visit: June 2012
Thank LoveToTravel061203
Reviewed 23 April 2012

The Mole Enchiladas are awesome. Everything we've ordered here has been good with the exception of the Margarita's.

Date of visit: March 2012
Thank AnonDet
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Went early (5:30p.m.) on a Saturday April 21, 2012, so parking was a breeze. My friends kept thinking it was just another Mexican Village resturant, not cool enough to be IN Mexican Village. When we walked in, one remarked,"Oh, this is beautiful." The decor doesn't...More

Date of visit: April 2012
Thank wendylynn1999
Reviewed 22 April 2012

I had read reviews but the location, off Michigan Ave on Junction seemed too "out of the way," even for Detroit. 50 years ago, this had been the one of the Polish neighborhoods, nearing Dearborn. This was a Saturday late lunch. I was told reservations...More

Date of visit: April 2012
Thank gpduf
Reviewed 15 March 2012

The chef/owner, who is Mexican used to be the chef at an up scale Italian restaurant. Choosing between the Mexican and Italian menus is a tough choice. They are both excellent. It is not in the greatest part of town but it is worth the...More

Date of visit: October 2011
Thank marvfish
Reviewed 25 February 2012

We finally got to El Barzon last night and it was great. A nice atmosphere and all the staff were very friendly. Our waiter Rodolpho was very professional and answered all our questions easily. I had the veal saltimbuca from the italian side of the...More

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank maurbol
Reviewed 13 February 2012

Before we went, I was skeptical....Mexican and Italian? Really? We were told they had the best guacamole ever so, hey, why not give it a try. Well, it truly is the best guacamole I've ever had, not to mention the Margarita El Barzon! It was...More

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank kmoots
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Daniel S
5 November 2018|
Response from msr345 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure
4 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.
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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
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
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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