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El Vez


Delivery Hours5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Delivery Hours

Mon5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Phone: (215) 298-9627

Phone: (215) 829-1500

Fax: (215) 733-0884

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Center City, Center City East

El Vez Restaurant

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Great food and drinks. A litt...

Great food and drinks. A little too pricey though. $20 for 4 fish tacos? Turns into a great bar late at night. If they could reduce prices, this place would be awesome. But only for those special occasions now.

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Great food. The stuffed peppers are some of the best I've ever had. Great ambiance as well!

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Excellent food!

We loved the tacos, the tuna appetizer and the nachos (which were a huge portion, even for gluttons!).

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Good Mexican Food

This place is almost identical to Distrito. The food is about the same as it is at Distrito. The place looks a little worn though.

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I don't know what some of you were talking about - this place was great!

From the minute we walked in - we were greated with smiles. We sat in the middle of the room. It was a little dark, but enough light to read the menu and see the decor. The service was really good - Jack our waiter had the menu down to a science and was very happy to answer any and all questions. He paid just enough attention to us. Now the food - OMG - I was nervous about this place from reading some of the reviews.... view more

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hope you like salt

the menu is creative & perhaps mexican inspired- but it's a far cry from authentic mexican food. my husband is from new mexico & we've taken numerous trips to the southwest and mexico where i've had better food from roadside carts. i went with 2 friends & we ordered 6 items to share- each greasier and saltier than the next. stop in for the atmosphere, which is fun, grab a kitschy cocktail and then go to dinner s... view more

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Good fun atmosphere but way too loud

El Vez is a good spot to go with a big group of people, but your experience can depend on where you are seated. Try to get a spot in one of the round booths, those are the most intimate and easy to hear everyone at the table. Last time we were there we sat at a table behind the bar (8 of us) and we literally could barely hear eachother speak. I had to text with my friend across the table because I couldn't hear a wor... view more

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Insect in the Sangria... the type of insect that inhabits dirty homes and restaurants

Upon arriving & being seated, drinks were ordered. Once we received our drinks, one of the guests began drinking her sangria when she noticed a ""insect"" which city search will not allow me to name, about 3/4 of an inch long, floating in her drink. When brought to the attention of our waitress, she gave a brief unconcerned apology (""i'm sorry""), took the drink to the kitchen & proceeded to show it to her coworkers... view more

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Good food & drinks; Really bad service & treatment

I was looking forward to trying El Vez after hearing about their good guacamole & margaritas.\r \r We arrived at 9:30 on a Thursday & the place was prob 1/2 to 3/4 full - with lots of people at the bar and less eating. We asked the hostess if we can get a table - as our plan was to get guac, appetizers and a pitcher of margarita. The hostess told us we'd need to order entrees in order sit at a table. I found this o... view more

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121 S 13th StPhiladelphiaPA 19107

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