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Chevys Fresh Mex

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1305 Central Park Dr, O'Fallon, IL 62269-1765
+1 618-632-6800
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Description: When we think Chevys Fresh Mex, we go to our happy place; fun-lovin...
When we think Chevys Fresh Mex, we go to our happy place; fun-lovin’ guests, fajitas & margaritas, and the freshest food, always from scratch. Founded in 1986 in Alameda, California, Chevys is an ultra-casual restaurant concept that offers guests an array of freshly prepared Mexican dishes in a relaxing atmosphere. Similar to other Real Mex restaurants, Chevys prepares its dishes daily from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. Chevys is a national brand with locations in 8 states. Chevys' store base includes 39 Company-owned restaurant locations and 16 franchised restaurants. With more than 25 years of successful operations, Chevys is the most widely recognized Mexican casual dining brand in northern California, and is the second largest Mexican casual dining brand in California in terms of number of restaurants, behind El Torito. Designed to offer a fiesta for the senses, where every experience is fresh, fun and full of flavor, the concept is focused on the execution of its trend-setting Fresh Mex® menu and continuous innovation. Chevys uses a "Fresh Mex®" pledge which underscores the Company's promise that all products are made daily from scratch.
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fresh Tortillas, Best Taquito Sauce Ever

The food is more "fresh-mex" than authentic. I've had almost everything on the menu over the years and keep coming back when in the area. The taquitos are awesome and come with a jalapeno sauce that I could eat by the spoon full. The kids like to watch the tortillas being made and I like knowing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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Genoa City, Wisconsin
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Saint Peters, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

So we stopped in with friends for a couple beers and some food. The service was fairly quick and we all got drinks and ordered in a timely manner. We got the nachos grande and I can tell you that I EASILY make way better nachos than chevys on K. I looked around the table and noticed that very few... More 

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Genoa City, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The food is more "fresh-mex" than authentic. I've had almost everything on the menu over the years and keep coming back when in the area. The taquitos are awesome and come with a jalapeno sauce that I could eat by the spoon full. The kids like to watch the tortillas being made and I like knowing how fresh they are.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Placed a togo ordered for 4 people at work mine was wrong was told thats not what i ordered by the manager but my receipt was what i order had to wait about 10 minutes and before i left i checked food was cold and looked dried out and old already never going back to this location.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Excellent service, authentic Mexican dishes.We visited on a Sunday afternoon and were immediately seated. Appetizers were freshly made and beer selection was more than sufficient. Took advantage of the special St. Louis quesadilla and sweetheart tried pork carnitas. Highly recommend.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

The worst fajitas ever! To start my beer was warm , not good when you want something refreshing. then I order a house margarita , it tasted like juice with 3 pounds of ice. I order a steak fajita and the server ask very exited Do you want guacamole ? I said to myself this must be good. The fajistas... More 

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Salem, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Been here many times and the food and service are always consistent and well done. Staff is friendly, food is fresh and always a nice atmosphere. Will go back again and again.

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Columbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Did eat much. Met family there. Good service, and drinks. Good chips. The food looked really good. My sis said it was.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Service was good. And that's about it. Food was meh and overpriced. Won't be going back. Restaurant was dead when we went - we should have taken a hint.

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Midwest
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The salsa is the freshest and the fajitas most expensive, 15 bux for not even a pound of meat, I can get better at local mexican place ran by locals. Service is poor, mgr non existent when asked for, food comes not very hot ( used to sizzle ) and price for 2 people w/o appetizers and alcohol $ 35+

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Belleville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I was in the mood for real authentic fresh Mexican so my husband and I decided to give Chevy's one more try before writing this restaurant off our list. The truth is in the past we had been to Chevy's and didn't enjoy the food or service. Wow, they obviously are doing something different because the staff was friendly and... More 

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Address: 1305 Central Park Dr, O'Fallon, IL 62269-1765
Phone Number: +1 618-632-6800
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  O'Fallon
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1305 Central Park Dr, O'Fallon, IL 62269-1765
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  O'Fallon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-632-6800

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

When we think Chevys Fresh Mex, we go to our happy place; fun-lovin’ guests, fajitas & margaritas, and the freshest food, always from scratch. Founded in 1986 in Alameda, California, Chevys is an ultra-casual restaurant concept that offers guests an array of freshly prepared Mexican dishes in a relaxing atmosphere. Similar to other Real Mex restaurants, Chevys prepares its dishes daily from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. Chevys is a national brand with locations in 8 states. Chevys' store base includes 39 Company-owned restaurant locations and 16 franchised restaurants. With more than 25 years of successful operations, Chevys is the most widely recognized Mexican casual dining brand in northern California, and is the second largest Mexican casual dining brand in California in terms of number of restaurants, behind El Torito. Designed to offer a fiesta for the senses, where every experience is fresh, fun and full of flavor, the concept is focused on the execution of its trend-setting Fresh Mex® menu and continuous innovation. Chevys uses a "Fresh Mex®" pledge which underscores the Company's promise that all products are made daily from scratch.

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