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Cholula Mexican Restaurant

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1642 E State Road 44, Shelbyville, IN 46176
(317) 421-0972
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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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
    3 of 5 stars
Chips are great; Food bland and not spicy

Chips were great. Service was decent. My food was more salty than I wanted and not as spicy as I wanted. Margaritas were OK - - not strong at all. Rice is average as were the refried beans.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 14, 2015
rocky w
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

My hopes were high after reading the TA reviews but another site identified health dept inspection problems: roaches and food freshness - - so I naturally got more cautious. Some said food was salty as I noticed. I'd say it was not bad for this part of the world - - more flavor than Taco Bell. Really good chips. Service... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Chips were great. Service was decent. My food was more salty than I wanted and not as spicy as I wanted. Margaritas were OK - - not strong at all. Rice is average as were the refried beans.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Okay Mexican food for a reasonable price. Nothing special, but okay. Not in my top 10 but if I lived in the area, might return on ocassion.

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indianapolis, in
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Love the new look. Opens the place up. The food is good. Fajitas sizzle every time and the portions are ample. The chips are warm. I think the salsa is a bit thin but others in the family like it. The burritos are very good as well. Prices are reasonable.

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Shelbyville, Indiana
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Cholula's is probably one of my favorite places to eat. The staff is always pleasant, the food is good and the prices fall within your budget. The restaurant was always clean but in need of a little TLT. However, they recently remodeled and it's now even better than ever.

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Jacksonville, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

I love going here and they are so helpful with a little one. Also they have great food and you get it pretty fast as well. The decoration is a little shabby but the food makes up for it.

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Shelbyville,Indiana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

a few years ago it was decorated really cute , but now it is a little sad looking, the food is excellent, staff very polite and friendly, just needs a little TLC.

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Shelbyville, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

The food is good,the staff however blame only speaking spanish is what makes them make mistakes like, over charging or when my child went to pay the bill they did not give him back all of the change, shady operation so please just pay attention. The local health inspector says that they leave food out all night, the food is... More 

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Waldron, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

Good authentic Mexican food. Good salsa, good cheese sauce, good chicken anything!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

This is definitely the best Mexican restaurant in Shelbyville. They serve authentic Mexican food, the portions are generous, and the food well prepared. There is little to no ambiance, a pretty bare bones establishment, but if you're looking for good Mexican, this is it. The waiters are friendly and the salsa and chips are excellent! Try the chulupa Texana, very... More 

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Additional Information about Cholula Mexican Restaurant

Address: 1642 E State Road 44, Shelbyville, IN 46176
Phone Number: (317) 421-0972
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Shelbyville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1642 E State Road 44, Shelbyville, IN 46176
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Shelbyville
  • Phone Number: (317) 421-0972

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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