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Chretin's Restaurant & Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican,
505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
+1 928-782-1291
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“nachos” (16 reviews)
“chimichanga” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
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1 - 10 of 195 reviews

Reviewed July 12, 2018

I was not disappointed. We sat in the bar, the wait person was very nice and answered all our questions as it was our first trip.

Thank Keith P
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

First off, my friends were counting on beer but they had no alcohol. That was a bad mark since the front of the restaurant is covered with beer signs. The service was quick and very attentive. There were 5 of us and none of us...More

Thank Shelley C
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We have visited Chretins many times. Heard original owners have returned and wanted to experience it with some friends who have never been before. It was even better and busier. Lots of customers. We were greeted and seated right away, party of five. One guest...More

Thank Ksunshine1
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Good margaritas, and the chimichanga was amazing! Large portions. Good service too. Most certainly will return!!

Thank ImaOregonGirl
Reviewed April 10, 2018

I started coming to Yuma in the mid-70s and my favorite place to eat has always been Chretins. Originally in a small adobe style place by the Hospital, then the "New Chretins" by the Stardust and now they are about a mile from Yuma Palms...More

Thank clloydm
Reviewed April 10, 2018

My family had been going to Chretin's since the very early 1960s. Because the quality and taste of the food has gotten so bad, we hadn't been going for the last few years. I was SO excited to hear that the new owner was family...More

Thank Jacquie K
Reviewed March 24, 2018

I should have checked the recent reviews before taking a good friend to dinner here before she moves away. I have been to Chretin's a few times at the old location as well as here over the last 20 years. Always had a good meal...More

Thank Ginny M
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

That should have been the first hint. All white customers. New management should have been a second hint. Over priced and small portions. A chili Rellano dinner with only ONE rellano. Whats the lunch portion? HALF? Chincy on beans and rice. Hot sauces suck ,...More

Thank ki0ki
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner with 2 other couples. We all ordered different menu items. The food was all pretty good but a little spendy for what we ordered. The margaritas were good & service was nice. Might try it again sometime but a bit disappointed that the...More

Thank Mumzie9196
Reviewed March 7, 2018

I was a Navy pilot who visited Chretine's often when on detachment from San Diego. We thought we would go back and see how it is today. We sat in the bar and had to wait quite a while for service. We took the time...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Yuma
  • Phone Number: +1 928-782-1291
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