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El Charro

Mexican, Spanish
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1651 Goodman Rd W, Horn Lake, MS 38637-1412
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout

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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
Good Mexican

While certainly not the best Mexican I have eaten, this was a good place to eat. I had the combination Fajitas and was well pleased with my choice. The chips and mild salsa were quite good.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2014
Orlando, Florida
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Memphis, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Disgusting. Throwing up they gave me spoiled overpriced food was stone cold. I ordered the hosttest sauce they had and they gave me generic hot sauce. The swotched my bags very confused I think I got shirmp over two hours old.

Thank ann s
Sacramento, California
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2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I ordered one veggie burrito and 1 chicken the chef put chicken in the veggie burrito as well. The chef was too lazy to make a veggie burrito. Don't expect high quality food from this local place.

2 Thank lovehotels89
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I went on the website to look at their menu and then placed an order over the phone for a pick up. When I went to go pick it up the price was double of what I was expecting and mentioned to him that the price online is lower than what you're charging me. He said the site is 10... More 

2 Thank Sagar P
Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I come here at least once a week. Best chips and salsa in the area and portions are large enough to feed two people. Bonus points -- patio seating!

Thank Bethany R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

This is my regular mexican place, great food and great deals on drinks. I've never bad a problem with the waters they are all nice and the place is not that bad price wise. Seating can get a little crazy on their busy days buy by far my favorite place to eat

Thank Michelle D
Lillington, NC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

A typical Mexican restaurant in suburbia, MS. The menu was large and complete, but I did not see any combination platters which my wife and I enjoy because you get several different flavors on one plate. The build your own combo is the best option if you're looking for variety. The waiter was very good, taking our orders with little... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

While certainly not the best Mexican I have eaten, this was a good place to eat. I had the combination Fajitas and was well pleased with my choice. The chips and mild salsa were quite good.

Thank CherokeeMan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Me and my wife ate here the food was awesome. I had the super burrito my wife had the shrimp chimichanga,, didn't have to wait long service was good good was awesome. We will return the next time we are in the area,,

Thank Hungryfromarkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2009

My wife and I love Mexican food....we live where there are very limited Mexican restaurants and the ones here are expensive, and charge for salsa and chips...we dropped by one night to pickup a take out menu and was pleasantly surprised with the pricing and the authenticity. Appetizer were these deep fried rollups which i forget the name of, two... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2008

First Authentic Mexican in Southaven. (currently in Horn Lake though)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1651 Goodman Rd W, Horn Lake, MS 38637-1412
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Horn Lake
  • Phone Number: 662-280-2610

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish


Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?