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El Charro Restaurant & Lounge

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) #112 of 743 Restaurants in Mesa $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Spanish
105 N Country Club Dr, Mesa, AZ 85201-6521
+1 480-964-1851
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“tamales” (5 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
$$ - $$$
105 N Country Club Dr, Mesa, AZ 85201-6521
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11 - 20 of 41 reviews

Reviewed April 5, 2016

Went with some friends. The scene is heavily laden with bars. My drink was pretty boring and not well mixed. The patio dining was quite pleasant. Our servers were good and with little delay during the meal. We went from drinks to our entrees. We...More

Thank WillMyWifeGetSick
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Long established Mexican restaurant well regarded in reviews. We can see why. The guacamole and queso appetizers were excellent. The setting allows for both indoor and outdoor dining. The margaritas were very well done. Extensive menu including numerous vegetarian and vegan options. Portions were generous....More

Thank Pisendel
Reviewed March 19, 2016

I was in the area on a business trip and decided to try them and ended up eating there twice during the week, food is homemade Mexican but better than the typical Mexican restaurant, good chips and salsa, great hard shell tacos

Thank jeff f
Reviewed February 2, 2016

Strange combination of Mexican and American foods- even on the same plate. Food was average. Older restaurant not as clean as I would have liked. Service was good

1  Thank Daniel J
Reviewed December 23, 2015

My wife and I were looking for a restaurant before an event at the Mesa Arts Center. We had driven by many times and seen large lines outside this restaurant and decided to go right at opening to secure a spot. We got there 15...More

Thank Ralph M
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Haven't eaten inside restaurant in years.....always just order for pick up, but food is just as good at home.

Thank Edie T
Reviewed September 3, 2015

This is my husband's favorite for Green Chili Burro's! I often stop by and get him one, just because I know it will put a smile on his face. He has even gotten gift cards for them as birthday presents!

Thank GrammaJo I
Reviewed July 11, 2015

This restaurant is a long lasting standard of downtown Mesa. While the food is good, the service leaves a lot to be desired. The staff gets an A for effort, however the management falls short of the mark.

Thank JoeyMc81
Reviewed May 26, 2015

El Charro is a lovely restaurant, reception, and banquet establishment. Wedding receptions are grand here on the grounds of the the place. I go here with two othe gals for our birthday lunches and am always satisfied. Food, Service and Price are all great. Be...More

1  Thank mover05
Reviewed April 29, 2015

My mom took me here when I was little, that was a very long time ago. It is still here, it is still owned by the same family and the recipes are the same family recipes that were used a long time ago. I don't...More

Thank creeker000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 N Country Club Dr, Mesa, AZ 85201-6521
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-964-1851
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