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Chili's Grill & Bar

1004 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-1320
760-634-5488
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Ranked #156 of 255 Restaurants in Encinitas
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Mexican
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Vista, California, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Menu not very inspiring. Eight ingredients assembled in different ways. Service is always courteous and very pleasant. Host or hostess open and close front doors for guests. Wait staff is sometimes times too eager to bring you the refill on the soft drink. Overall, really good average food.

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Encinitas, California, United States
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We were surprised that our usual orders were overly spiced this visit. The service was very good and quick.

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so cal
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184 reviews 184 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Their new lunch combos include a cup of soup, chili or small salad and for $6, $7, or $8 a sandwich or Mexican bowl. I had the Chicken Enchilada Soup (not as spicy as the Southwest Chicken Soup) - very tasty- and the Margarita Chicken Bowl, which was excellent. You get plenty to eat for $6 - 8.

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Carlsbad, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Never had a bad meal at the Chilis in Encinitas or Oceanside, so both should be considered as excellent choices. Oceanside service can be slow at times, even when they are not busy, so I don't know whether they have problems in staffing or the staff just isn't doing their job. Encinitas is always on top of their game, so... More 

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san diego, ca
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59 reviews 59 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013 via mobile

Usually very good but last Friday the wait staff in the bar was VERY slow and disorganized. I hope this is a isolated incident.

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Carlsbad, CA
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Friendly service with reasonable prices and menu variety make this a popular eating place especially for young people. My wife and I visited on a Monday at 7 pm and the place was full. The only negative was that the beverage list did not mention prices, thus if you ordered a glass of chardonnay they could charge you anything they... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

Staff was super friendly and food was great. Restaurant was very chilly so bring a sweater!

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Carlsbad, California
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312 reviews 312 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

My wife and I visited Chili's the other night. We go there fairly regularly for a good meal at a very reasonable price. Where else can you get an excellent ribeye steak for $17? The serving staff is always courteous and friendly, the food and drinks arrive promptly. The food is good quality and the overall experience is over and... More 

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Colorado
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74 reviews 74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2010

We stayed in Del Mar while visiting sites around the area and found it hard to find any nearby restaurants. My husband loves Chili's and I'm not real picky about where we eat so we ended up (2 nights in a row) driving the 10 miles to Encinitas for dinner at Chili's. Great food, consistent with the exceptional quality we... More 

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Encinitas CA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2008

We frequently call & order take out and the service is excellent. This restaurant is comparable to Islands which is nearby and we go back and forth between the two restaurants.

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Additional Information about Chili's Grill & Bar

Address: 1004 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-1320
Phone Number: 760-634-5488
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Mexican

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