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El Charro

Mexican, Spanish
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2503 S Main St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
(620) 223-9944
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 4
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good, cheap, authentic Mexican fare

We are staying at the hotel right next door to the restaurant and were hungry after a long day of Fort Scott CC baseball. When we got back into town we didn't want to find another place to far so stopped in. I have to say I was pleased. The food was really inexpensive compared to California prices... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
rmdy_64
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Yreka, California
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We had ordered the lunch fajita and it was fabulous! Kids had the corn dog and fries, was alright. The waiter we had sat us where we couldn't have a high chair for my youngest and waited until the people were gone next to us to get a high chair. That was annoying because obviously he doesn't have kids to... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The staff was very accommodating. The food came out right away but unfortunately because we are used to true Mexican food we were disappointed.

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Yreka, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We are staying at the hotel right next door to the restaurant and were hungry after a long day of Fort Scott CC baseball. When we got back into town we didn't want to find another place to far so stopped in. I have to say I was pleased. The food was really inexpensive compared to California prices (where we... More 

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Kansas
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The servers are always very friendly, and know their customers that are repeaters. Food is always good and hot. One of our favorite places to eat.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Was running late getting to Fort Scott to meet my son going to college there and their were limited choices that were open after 8pm. We decided on El Charro, GPS brought me to old location, they are now across from the Walmart. We both had the Shrimp, chicken and beef fajita's. Tasty and hot, tortilla's look and taste to... More 

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This is the second time I ate here but the food this time did not meet my expectations. It was the special and it seemed overlooked:( previous meals were super!

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Evergreen, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I am not a big fan of Mexican food, even though I live in New Mexico. However, I love El Charro for the food, atmosphere and friendly staff. The prices are quite reasonable. If you need a Mexican food fix, try this one. I have also eaten at the El Charro restaurant in Pittsburg, KS and would give it the... More 

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Beaverton, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

The food at El Charro's is very good and the prices are very reasonable. The meat in the tacos was very flavorful and their salsa is delicious!

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Pittsburg, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

I really enjoy Mexican food and the ElCharro's chain is very good. I like the staff and all the different meals I have had there I have enjoyed.

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Fort Scott, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Very clean and friendly establishment. The food is excellent with a lot of choices. The atmosphere is very mexican with very interesting decorating which adds to the dining pleasure.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2503 S Main St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Fort Scott
  • Phone Number: (620) 223-9944

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?