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El Charrito

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212 SW Dorion Ave, Pendleton, OR 97801-2126
541-276-0413
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Mexican Food

Good food, good service and good prices. What else do you need? Extensive menu with lots of choices. The food was hot and delicious. Recommend for authentic Mexican tastes.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
Mickey C
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Longmont
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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188 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

The ground beef was sketchy. Not sure how much beef there was. The refried beans seemed to come from a can. Good salsa. But the service was really slow, for no apparent reason. Waitress seemed pretty disinterested. We won't go back.

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Stratham, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We stopped here after a day of traveling. We were expecting sort of a hole in the wall and were pleasantly surprised. It was a nice comfortable meal and the food was very good. The waiter was very busy and the service slightly slower but not bad.

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Longmont
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Good food, good service and good prices. What else do you need? Extensive menu with lots of choices. The food was hot and delicious. Recommend for authentic Mexican tastes.

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Pendleton, Oregon
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The best chips and salsa in town. Really good margaritas. Food is consistently delicious. Price is really good, lots of food per serving.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

VERY friendly service great atmosphere, food comes quickly & is very good! My kids & I absolutely LOVE going to El Charitos every time we can. Our family favorite is their Carne Asada they make the best!!! I recommend it to anyone that enjoys excellent Mexican Cuisine!

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Good food, great drinks, nice service. We were lucky there was not much open on a recent Sunday night. El Charrito was open and we couldn't have been happier with our choice.

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Baker City, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Just a typical Mexican menu. The wait staff was very slow and had the attitude of not caring if you were satisfied or not. The food was only tepidly warm upon receipt and had no real flavor. Will not be going back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We had the burrito charrito and the enchiladas. Both were excellent. The food came very quickly and the water glasses were constantly filled.

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Pendleton, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

El Charrito is my favorite Mexican Restaurant in Pendleton. Always friendly, quick service, and fantastic food.

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Pendleton, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We love El Charrito's salsa! The food is good, and the prices are reasonable. Try the Arroz con Camarones!

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Address: 212 SW Dorion Ave, Pendleton, OR 97801-2126
Phone Number: 541-276-0413
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Pendleton
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: 212 SW Dorion Ave, Pendleton, OR 97801-2126
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Pendleton
  • Phone Number: 541-276-0413

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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