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El Charro

Mexican, Spanish
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337 Highway 62 East, Mountain Home, AR
870 425 7877
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
GREAT service

This place has great service and the food comes out fast and hot.The food to me is on the bland side .I have lived in Texas and Cali. This food is average in comparison.Their chips and salsa need improvement.The taco meat is bland ,The Chile Relleno is average made w/ canned gr chilis instead of... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
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Springfield, Missouri
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  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Springfield, Missouri
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24 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This place has great service and the food comes out fast and hot.The food to me is on the bland side .I have lived in Texas and Cali. This food is average in comparison.Their chips and salsa need improvement.The taco meat is bland ,The Chile Relleno is average made w/ canned gr chilis instead of fresh pablano.I order a side... More 

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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is one of the few places that serves the same quality food over and over again, they are fast if your limited on time but never hurry you out the door. Love this place, great food, service and right in the middle of town.

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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I'v heard some bad things about the employees but I wanted to try it out because mexican food is my favorite. The salsa was my least favorite because it seemed caned. The overall food was pretty good but not the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Very fast service, execellent menu, the lunch menus is value priced, can get it 'more spicey' or not. Very reasonable prices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

I came in close to closing on a weekday. I never felt rushed and the staff was very friendly. I ordered the nachos del mar and it was very good. The seafood was tender and tasted fresh. I will return......probably tomorrow

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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

Can't understand most of the reviews here. Authentic Mexican food? Seriously? Having lived in Phoenix and Chicago and eaten at REALLY good Mexican restaurants my wife and I left our plates nearly untouched...the food was that bad. Never going back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013 via mobile

If your looking for great Mexican food and great decor this is it! Great prices and huge portions! One of my favorites!

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The Villages, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

Across the street from Harp's on Hwy 62.....bright orange building (you can't miss it). Average Mexican fare with good prices. The service was excellent. We went with a big group and all the orders were right. Good margaritas......

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Little Rock, Arkansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

What's not to like? The handpainted mosaics in the restaurant made you feel like you were in a resort town. The wait staff was very cordial, patient, and fast. The food was outstanding, especially the enchiladas verde (pork enchiladas with a green sauce with a little heat) and their guacamole. They also were one of the few restaurants that stayed... More 

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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

I lived in Mountain Home for 5 years before realizing El Charro was here but once I found it, I go at least once a month. This is real authentic Mexican food. If you like the real stuff, you won't be disappointed.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 337 Highway 62 East, Mountain Home, AR
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Mountain Home
  • Phone Number: 870 425 7877

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?