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El Charro

Mexican, Spanish
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101 W Shawnee St, Muskogee, OK 74401-4148
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Dining options: Takeout

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    3 of 5 stars
lunch good place

Different options available for lunch. Food was crazy fast, even for mexican. Dont like the advertisments on the table, and bathroom is needing some attention.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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211 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Different options available for lunch. Food was crazy fast, even for mexican. Dont like the advertisments on the table, and bathroom is needing some attention.

Thank jetlag89
Little Rock, Arkansas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Apparently "authentic Mexican" mans smelly restaurant. The food was good not great but the initial smell upon entering the restaurant was tough to overcome.

Thank Dangerous4224
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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222 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Great place to for Mexican food. Great service and great fajita meat burro with rice and beans inside it. Cheese and red sauce on the outside.

Thank Trout-Tuff
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

This restaurant has great Mexican food. The food was prepared really well. Was hot, good & filling. The service was excellent as well.

Thank Richard W
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The food is great especially white cheese sauce. Service is slower than most places but food is good.

Thank Blankenship2000
Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

It was a great restaurant. We had stayed at Best Western Plus and the manger referred us. WE will be back again.

Thank Sydney B
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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119 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

I love the fajitas that are piled on the skillet and the queso...that queso is great, Avoid the bathrooms as they're quite dirty.

Thank FastidiousFoodie
Muskogee, Oklahoma
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

I am a big fan of El Charro. I love the Pollo Especial (with chorizo) and find the staff always ready to practice my Spanish.

Thank Michael K
Tahlequah, Oklahoma
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013 via mobile

The waitress did not greet us, just asked for our order. Came off as rude, therefore, her tip reflected that. The fajitas were dried out (mixed combo), the rice was definitely out of an already prepared package. The salsa was basically tomatoes with some cayenne pepper in it, which was not even close to tasting like salsa. The music playing... More 

Thank 0luckyducky0
Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

I could have made this at home. The meat has an awkward taste, and I don't lioke my drink to be in a quart glass.

Thank Debby R

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 101 W Shawnee St, Muskogee, OK 74401-4148
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Muskogee
  • Phone Number: 918-686-0636

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish


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