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El Charro

337 Highway 62 East, Mountain Home, AR
870 425 7877
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Ranked #18 of 64 restaurants in Mountain Home
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Takeout
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English first
Mountain Home, Arkansas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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USA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013 via mobile

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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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
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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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

Great food, quick service, & reasonable prices. No drive-thru, but very quick inside ordering and pick-up, & all meals come with chips & salsa. I've ate at this restaurant for years and find them to be always flexible & accommodating. Substitutions/modifications (cheese sauce instead of red sauce, hotter salsa, etc.) in my experience, are always met with "OK" & never... More

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Lakeview, AR
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

The food quality is always excellent, delicious flavor, the servers are always very happy to see us!

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