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El Jefe Luchador

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Mexican
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27 South Federal Hwy, Deerfield Beach, FL
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Mexican Street Food

These are the owners of Charm City Burger, and they seem to know how to put together a successful restaurant. This is more of a fast food joint, but the food is really good. Service is slow, so don't think you'll be out of there quickly. But it's worth a try.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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Boca Raton, Florida
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

They guy behind the counter taking orders take for granted that you've been a local since day one. He does not explain, but give you the menu so you go figure things out. Food was barely OK. If you are into tacos, go to Taco Bell.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

These are the owners of Charm City Burger, and they seem to know how to put together a successful restaurant. This is more of a fast food joint, but the food is really good. Service is slow, so don't think you'll be out of there quickly. But it's worth a try.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Its good but sorta expensive for the portion size. I guess if you want like a snack its good but i left still feeling hungry.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We were looking for mexican food but this is more like tijuana flats-chipoltes mixed together with an old time mexican wrestling theme. The menu is confusing but cute after you study it for a while. Tried the tacos al carbon which had good flavor but we're dry. The burrito had good flavors and the queso cheese was good with the... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

A Mexican wrestling-themed counter-service joint with their own gourmet take on Mexico City street-style tacos. Great ambiance, fantastic food. The nachos are a great value and are amazing. I highly recommend the roasted corn, also.

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Deerfield Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The Southern Gent is a very tasty staple street taco here. However, I always make a point to try the special taco of the day (soft). They are a buck or so more than the menu tacos, but often worth it as a great way to discover some unique flavours. If they have pork belly, make sure you hop on... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

My husband and I stopped here for a couple tacos. We tried the fish, pulled pork and cubano. I thought the fish was good, he thought it was a little fishy. He liked the cubano the best which was a special. They didn't come with anything. We had a couple beers. You order at the register and then pick up... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

The only thing I didnt like is that they didnt have black beans..I also assume black beans and mexican food go together

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

After a day at the beach this is a must stop. Great tacos/ inexpensive quality eats. We go every time in deerfield. Always quick with great specials.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

If you love authentic Mexican food, you'll love this spot. It's around the corner from my office, so I've tried a lot of the menu. Also, having been so often, I can tell you that it's very consistent and they're always finding some locally sourced fresh items to put on the menu. Service is a little slow, as they prepare... More 

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Address: 27 South Federal Hwy, Deerfield Beach, FL
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Deerfield Beach
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: 27 South Federal Hwy, Deerfield Beach, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Deerfield Beach

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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