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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 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

Date of visit: December 2017
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

Date of visit: September 2017
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!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Loladoggie04
Reviewed 25 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

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank frombos2n
Reviewed 22 November 2017

My wife and I have heard many great things about this place, but have never made our way down to try it. So I decided that we would finally visit El Barzon to celebrate our Anniversary - what a GREAT decision. The service was excellent....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank OhMikeGod
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The suburbs of Detroit have amazing Italian eateries. There are great places in Detroit too however El Barzon attempt at fusion (Italian + Mexican) misses the bar. A group of 4 of us, all first timers, dined on a Friday evening recently. We all ordered...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank bluepaco
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We've been going to El Barzon since they first opened. They were a fraction of their current size then but the quality has remained consistently excellent as they have grown. I fell in love with the mole poblano on my first visit and can't persuade...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Barb M
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. The patio atmosphere is awesome. I had one of the specials which was a skirt steak prepared with olive oil and garlic, side is spinach and potatoes. It was delicious. Best meal I have had in awhile. Service was great. So...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Renee C
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This is my second visit to el barzon and which confirms that this restaurant will remain on my list! Both times I chose Italian (old habits die hard) but the Mexican looks delicious too! The gnocchi is homemade and delicious! Highly recommend on a summer...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Andreana M
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Well if you believe that Detroit is coming back take a trip to this place and you soon see the real Detroit! Unfortunately a ton of work needs to be done to clean up all the blight around and make you feel safe. So the...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank M E
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Daniel S
5 November 2018|
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Response from msr345 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure
4 March 2017|
Response from medleyjack | 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
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
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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