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Ernesto's Mexican Restaurant - CLOSED

401 Bres Ave, Monroe, LA 71201-5901
+1 318-323-3309
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible16%
4 Jun 2013
“Not what it used to be”
8 Mar 2013
“Disappointed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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401 Bres Ave, Monroe, LA 71201-5901
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Reviewed 5 June 2013

We used to eat here on a regular basis. The food was awesome then. It has been taken over by Iranian's and what do they know about Mexican food? Absolutely nothing. The food is horrible, the service is horrible. This restauraunt is an old house...More

1  Thank trudy h
Reviewed 9 March 2013

Ernesto's has been a mainstay in Monroe for a very long time. My family went there recently, and it was not good at all.

1  Thank Heather C
Reviewed 31 December 2012

My wife loves this place. I have just never been impressed. The food is not bad but just ok. My impression is that they try to make Mexican fancy.

Thank wileym1
Reviewed 9 April 2012

Twenty years ago, or even five, I would have given Ernesto's five stars. Apparently there has been a change in management / ownership. Our last three trips have been terrible. Would not have gone back after the first bad experience except they used to be...More

3  Thank Gary H
Reviewed 13 March 2012

Not your everyday TexMex type food- Very cozy and the food is great! Margaritas good too!

1  Thank Ginningcotton
Reviewed 27 November 2011

Disgusting is the only word I can come up with. Over the last year or so the quality of the food has changed a great deal, it is almost inedible. The restaurant itself is disgustingly filthy, tables, walls, floors, utensils, virtually everything in the building...More

1  Thank GC967
Reviewed 24 April 2010

My cheese enchiladas arrived very quickly - only with cold, congealed cheese in the middle. This isn't the worst Mexican restaurant in Monroe, but it's not very good.

2  Thank Marelis
Reviewed 5 March 2010

The salsa is amazing. The food is very good, just not authentic mexican food. It's very reasonably priced and you get your plate filled.

Thank LSUWhoDats
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Reviewed 3 November 2009

My guy and I ate here for his birthday dinner. The price was very reasonable and the servings sizes were unbelievably large. Very good for the money. I have certain food allergies and they worked with me to make a meal I could eat that...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2009

good guacamole

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  • Address: 401 Bres Ave, Monroe, LA 71201-5901
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 318-323-3309
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