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Cha Cha's Tacos & Tequila

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110 W Birch St, Brea, CA 92821-4956 (Imperial Highway)
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Mon 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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226 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wondering past & thought i would drop in for a bite to eat. I was seated at a table outside which suited me perfectly but as the sun comes over certain spots can get a bit hot. I see they have curtains but the staff never asked me if i would like them opened for some shade, so i just... More 

Thank cortez48
Whittier, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

I have to admit I was not expecting such a delicious cuisine. The menu online didn't seem too enticing to me...but I was so wrong! The food was delicious! From the appetizers to the Churro for dessert. The food did not disappoint.

Thank Lilaliez
Lake Shore, Minnesota
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250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

Final night of a 4-day flight layover, checked out a Mexican restaurant. 4:45pm, the patio was half full so we requested an outside table. What does the hostess do? Attempts to seat us at a tiny table next to the door into the restaurant. We said nope, and walked over to an open table with a good view of the... More 

Thank Mark A
Scottsdale, Arizona
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264 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

I loved this place. I went here with work friends for a birthday. The food was so good and everyone loved what they ordered. The Ahi was so amazing. We got a recommendation on adding the chili to the watermelon margarita and it was a 10. The prices are so great for what you get and I want to go... More 

Thank Danielle A
Orangeburg, South Carolina
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

This is a great restaurant, centrally located in Brea's downtown entertainment center. It has a fun vibe within an open concept modern industrial design. The only drawback is that it gets loud and echo-y when it's busy so come early or late if you're looking for a place you can comfortably converse during your meal. Our menu favorites include the... More 

Thank 19er
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

The employees, the food, the service, the atmosphere all make me love this place. Their sangria and margaritas aren't bad either.

Thank Kathryn H
Brea, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

pleasant atmosphere, food just about average, kinda expensive for what you get, tortas need much more meat in them, tooo much bread, no beef or pork, don't want to feel ripped off.

Thank David H
Houston, Texas
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88 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

We had a large group which tends to confuse things for waiters and applaud those who can serve a crowd properly. There were no major mistakes, just under-delivered drinks and measly servings of chips for our large table. A few in the group, myself included, ordered top shelf beverages, with very particular instructions, but we are convinced that the waiter... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Visited on August 3rd. Service was excellent and the short rib Enchilada was yummy! If you get the option, sit outside on the patio , the weather in the evening is cool and the inside seemed noisy.

Thank Reaku68
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time. My girlfriend her sister and I loved this awesome spot. The food was so good and the drinks were well made. We ordered the sangria tradicional, fresh watermelon & the classic margarita, all refreshing. As far as food goes we have no complaints. We ordered wood fried queso fundido (omg), ahi aguachile (tasty tuna), chicken... More 

Thank Michael N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 W Birch St, Brea, CA 92821-4956
    (Imperial Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Brea
  • Phone Number: 714-255-1040
Cha Cha’s Latin Kitchen was born out of a love and passion for Latin cuisine….The California-Latin inspired menu adapts the culinary heritage of Mexico and Latin America to a fresh modern style. In the open kitchen guests can watch savory dishes being prepared in the wood-fired oven, while free range Jidori chickens roast to perfection and tacos are topped with homemade fire-roasted salsas.In the lounge the lively sound of handcrafted cocktails being shaken provides the backdrop. These tequila libations utilize freshly squeezed juices, housemade infusions, and fresh seasonal fruit. A variety of popular and boutique wineries from the Central Coast, Spain and South America also add a great complement to any meal.This energetic Mexican restaurant in Brea Downtown is always bustling with the sounds of its popular happy hour, live Latin bands, and the conversations of friends and family.

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