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Chile & Agave

51 Hartzel Rd, St. Catharines, Ontario L2P 1M6, Canada
+1 905-688-8383
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“guacamole” (47 reviews)
“enchiladas” (24 reviews)
“chilli” (63 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
51 Hartzel Rd, St. Catharines, Ontario L2P 1M6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The prices on TripAdvisor are wrong, add $2-6.00 depending on the item. Chips & Guacamole $12, Fish Taco’s $19.90, Carnitas $17.90. There wasn’t an appetizer under $12. The prices are outrageous and the portions are not large (my boyfriend made a grilled cheese when we...More

Thank 905getbeached
Reviewed May 16, 2018

To keep it short, this used to be a fun place to go to, offering decent quality but it has completely gone downhill and the owner has stated that prices have gone up recently. $19+ taxes for 2 small fish tacos that used to be...More

Thank CDNConsumerPI
elizabethv969, Manager at Chile & Agave, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

Dear CDNConsumer, We are sorry that your experience has not been good in our restaurant. We would like to tell you that the prices increased $1.50 per order of tacos beginning this January 1, 2018 because of the increase in the minimum wage. Taco Fish...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

The service was great, our server was new but always attentive. We ordered steak and chicken tacos. Steak came with nothing on them chicken came with only lettuce. The spicing was similar to store bought taco seasoning as was all the hot sauces. The jalapeños...More

Thank gabriellefalkowski
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Ordered a spicy Caesar, delicious and huge. Had guacamole, delicious. Chicken quesadillas were really good too with salad and rice. Service was great, been here a few times now. Will be back. Cheers!

Thank Terrence S
Reviewed March 26, 2018

This is one of my favourite restaurants in St. Catharines. The staff is always super friendly, the food is wonderful, and the prices cannot be beat. I am a huge fan.

Thank SmallThingsStC
Reviewed March 17, 2018

This was our 5th time there for lunch and I'm not sure that we'll be back. The prices seem to have gone up - $18.60 for the beef quesadilla seems like more than last time. Also missing was the complementary corn chips and salsa at...More

Thank Geoffrey E
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant on the fly having heard nothing about it. We eat tex/mex a lot having grown addicted to it living in Florida and Virginia. We both got the Chimichanga, one beef, one chicken. Good portion size and flavour. Came with...More

Thank nuclam
Reviewed March 3, 2018

My girlfriends and I love this place for our monthly lunch dates but we will have to go elsewhere from now on. Love their salads, but the prices have gone up and they no longer give you free chips and salsa while you're waiting for...More

Thank MB2273
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The Chile and Agave is a little gem in St. Catharines. Located on Hartzel Rd. it is fairly easy to miss as you pass it. Once there, parking is limited, but there are some businesses across the street that you can park at after hours....More

Thank stevo_man
Reviewed February 26, 2018

My family (2 kids, 2 adults) ate at this place last night. The outside was a bit of a turn off, pretty dirty, garbage everywhere. Inside, was a nice surprise, very cute. Felt like authentic. What was a disappointment, was the prices. It was pretty...More

Thank Stephanie M
elizabethv969, Manager at Chile & Agave, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Dear Stephanie, We regret that your experience at Chile&Agave has not been pleasant. Prices in the menu oscillate between $15- $18, and the Kids Menu is $7.99. The higher price in the menu is a mix platter for 4 people, $27. It would help us...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Hartzel Rd, St. Catharines, Ontario L2P 1M6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines
  • Phone Number: +1 905-688-8383
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