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El Charro Restaurant

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Mexican, Spanish
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120 N. Montezuma, Prescott, AZ 86301
928-445-7130
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery
Description: We have a family dining room and a Sports Cantina. We serve large parties...
We have a family dining room and a Sports Cantina. We serve large parties up to 50 people and offer free delivery in Prescott as well as off site catering services.
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    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 12
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  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
fun place for Mexican food

We always enjoy El Charro. Good chips and salsa, margaritas and mexican food, friendly service and reasonable prices....what's not to like!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
Dan C
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Paradise Valley, Arizona
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Paradise Valley, Arizona
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We always enjoy El Charro. Good chips and salsa, margaritas and mexican food, friendly service and reasonable prices....what's not to like!

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Tempe, Arizona
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Why did I not know about this place sooner. We decided we wanted Mexican for our night out for dinner. Saw this in some brochures in our rental and decided to give it a try. We enjoyed a great meal and a local brew from Prescott Brewing. The food was delish. The portions were big so we were happy we... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

2 beef tacos ala carte, and 1 coke for $18? In a café with plastic booths and formica table???? Food was okay.

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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I have had breakfast and lunch here,Big portions also . Margaritas are excellent. Theres a small patio on the back as well that you can take your dog and sit.

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Washington, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

On a recent trip to Prescott, we visited the adjoining cantina for Happy Hour and decided to return the next day for breakfast. For some reason, we were the only patrons in the restaurant which can be a bad sign. However the food turned out to be very tasty. My husband ordered the Black Bean Skillet breakfast and ate every... More 

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Springfield
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We have eaten here once a year for the past four years on vacation. It used to be very good and authentic. When we came here this time, it was very blasé. Nothing was bad or not cooked correctly, it's just that everything was bland and had no taste. Oh, well. We'll have to find another Mexican restaurant in town.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Service was fantastic from the beginning of our entrance. Darren did a great job explaining the history of the two places and accommodating our special requests. The food came out very quickly, and the portions were very generous and well prepared. The house salsas were very tasty as well. We will definitely be back and will highly recommend.

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Surprise, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Good hot and tasty breakfast, service was friendly and prompt. Prices reasonable. Had the chorizo breakfast enchilada with a side of roasted Serrano peppers. Very good.

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Prescott, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Lured by the good reviews I recently ate at El Charro with my family. There must be a "good" chef and a "bad" chef working here and guess which one was cooking that afternoon. Our meals were greasy & unattractive and the taco shells tasted old & stale. The guacamole was only fair. Service was barely adequate even though there... More 

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Groton, Connecticut, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I'll start by saying that I was born and raised in Arizona but have been living on the east coast for the past few years. It is impossible to get good Mexican food in Connecticut so when I am back home I try to get my fill. We stopped at El Charo on a Saturday early evening and they were... More 

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Additional Information about El Charro Restaurant

Address: 120 N. Montezuma, Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone Number: 928-445-7130
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Prescott
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $3 to $22
Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 120 N. Montezuma, Prescott, AZ 86301
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Prescott
  • Phone Number: 928-445-7130

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $3 to $22
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish

Description

We have a family dining room and a Sports Cantina. We serve large parties up to 50 people and offer free delivery in Prescott as well as off site catering services.
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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