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The Vermillion

) #1 of 327 Restaurants in Brownsville ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, American,
115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2243
+1 956-542-9893
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (61 reviews)
“ceviche” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2243
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our usual stop every year while on business. Ordered lunch special, half fajita plate. Came with rice, beans, tortilla, salad & hot sauce. Cut the strip of fajita, placed in tortilla, added hot sauce (has a kick to it), squeeze valley lemon and guacamole to...More

Thank CynCeeG
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a local hang-out. Nothing fancy yet the food is glorious, the best fish tacos in town!! and they fried anything and everything. You may able to catch a glimpse of the local famous.

Thank MiryamED
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vermillion restaurant has been around since before I was born and that's 65 years ago. They have gone from a drive through to a full seated restaurant. The food has never changed. Great!!!! Best enchiladas, tacos, burgers ceviche and on and on. The wait staff...More

Thank Jules F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has been an icon of brownsville for many years. The food is great and the tradition for our town is deep. A very pleasant atmosphere though it does get crowded often. I wonder why. Great food is why. This place has maintained a...More

Thank silver s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

U tried the friend pickles for the first time, and they were amazing!! Friendly service great prices

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome local place to go alone or with family Great prices, variety of different plates from Mexican to seafood..all are very yummy

Thank emilyannp
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Food is very tasty, you walk out of there full and heavy. Great service! I ordered the bacon cheeseburger, it was huge and cones with a large serving of fries.

Thank Meri T
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We were a little disappointed at first. It was very crowded and we sat a little bit waiting for the waitress. We had pur drinks right away. Once we ordered we were not disappointed with the food. Cerviche, nachos, shrimp, onion rings and tacos. We...More

Thank Krista W
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I brought more friends in to my favorite place to eat in Brownsville. It was as good as ever with a full bar and friendly staff. I had the ceviche and my wife had the fajita nachos. My friend had the Mexicana Shrimp plate and...More

1  Thank saibrs
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate here because of the reviews. It is definitely a local hang out. Everyone was very nice and pleasant. We had the chicken vegetable soup that was homemade and wonderful. I had the chicken tacos and my husband had the fajitas....More

Thank jojojan1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Paredes Line Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2243
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: +1 956-542-9893
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