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El Charritos Mexican Restaurant

4703 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 836-2464
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English first
Winnipeg, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We were recommended here by the staff of the hotel across the street. We sampled the quesadilla and the steak fingers and we're not disappointed. The staff was friendly and very helpful. Food was excellent and plentiful.

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Savusavu, Fiji
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73 reviews 73 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We met friends for dinner here and had a nice meal. The food was pretty good and the sopaipillas were tasty. We asked for extra chile for our enchiladas and were told they would charge us $1.75 extra….which we decided not to do. They don't have a liquor license so have your beer ahead of time. Would go back again... More 

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Edmond
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109 reviews 109 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This is a good quality New Mexican style restaurant - be ready for some spicy food! Service was friendly and excellent. Good stop.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Service price and quality of the food. staff very helpful and friendly. And the food was very fresh and tasty and lots of it. I

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Shiloh, Illinois
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Good New Mexican cuisine. The salsa they served with the chips will most certainly get your attention. It creates a warm glow in your mouth that starts gradually. Just be careful. They don't serve liquor here, so you will have to go elsewhere for a m argarita. They are not open in evenings on Monday and Tuesday.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

From the home made tortillas to the red / green chile (what ever you prefer) this food will make your taste buds savor the true Spanish food thats made New Mexico what it is. You'll want to go back for more. The atmosphere is like warm and welcoming, great service, beautiful artwork to enjoy while your eating. Everyone there makes... More 

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North Myrtle Beach, SC
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66 reviews 66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This is a very good place to eat authentic New Mexican. Not really distinguishable from many others in ABQ but that is not necessarily a bad thing. Prices are reasonable, food is delicious, portions are huge. I got the combo plate with a tamale, taco and enchilada, and while I was able to eat it all (except the rice and... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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86 reviews 86 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

There are no shortage of Mexican restaurants in Albuquerque so picking one from all of them can be a daunting task. I used Trip Advisor to help me make my decision recently and I am certainly glad I did. This unassuming place on West Central has great food, super service and a friendly atmosphere. My plate of carne adovada was... More 

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Utah
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

After 12 hours on the road, my husband and I weren't anxious to get back in the car to find a place to eat. We were staying at the Sandia Peak Inn across the street and decided we'd rather walk to this place and take a chance than drive somewhere else. We were both happy we did. The service was... More 

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albuquerque
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70 reviews 70 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I know people who love this place, but the food is only so-so and the service was lackluster at best.

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Additional Information about El Charritos Mexican Restaurant

Address: 4703 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87105
Phone Number: (505) 836-2464
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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