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Tres Hombres

Mexican, Southwestern
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100 Broadway St, Chico, CA 95928-5318
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was great, the decor lovely. Salsa and chips on the table immediately, nice friendly staff. Went in on a weeknight around 4:30 so not very busy. The food is not traditional Mexican cuisine, not to my liking at all. I ordered a beef taco and got a chicken taco, the rice was hard and cold, the retried bean pretty... More 

Thank Kircal61
Modesto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this off of Trip Advisor. Right on the corner Cal state chico across the street. Lots of parking. Great selection of beverages. Try the stuffed calamari.

Thank Thomas N
Chico, California
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66 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Be sure to go when the college students are not in session. (You will not get seated for a long time if they are) From 4-6 they offer $5 plates of many things. Cocoanut shrimp is my personal favorite. Many offerings from the bar--excellent margaritas, plain, peach and other fruits.

Thank Mya C
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tres is a popular spot and seems to be busy many nights. However, it's beyond me why this is the case. The food is average and definitely not authentic Mexican cuisine. My son ordered a burrito ($12), which was packed with dried-out rice and had very little meat or flavor. This was the final straw for our family. The cost... More 

Thank Ahtrio
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Students work here. So service is great. Excellent drinks and bar service. Go to place for group gatherings. Timely service. Menus has a good variety. Specials kero it fresh. Love the fish tacos. Love enchiladas. Try the Margheritas.

Thank Elaina M
Chico, California
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Tres Hombres is one of the most popular places in town but I have no idea why. Maybe it's the location, but it certainly isn't the food.The food is the least authentic Mexican food I've ever had. It's gringo Mexican. I've tried numerous dishes and they're all the same, decent at their very best. It should convert to a bar... More 

1 Thank Zach S
Chico, California
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

It's not very common for me to write a bad review. The service was good. Food was very marginal. The pinto beans were ok. All food lacked salt and flavor. Rice was very tomato paste flavored and bland. Chile Rellano was breaded very strangely. Almost like a chicken tender.....Chips and salsa were good. I had to use the salsa to... More 

1 Thank nutmoney
Gridley, California
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70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Tres Hombres in Chico is a very nice place to have a fine Mexican lunch or dinner. It has a full bar, and outside dining is available. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone who loves good food at a very good price.

Thank Will S
Livermore, California
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

The service and the food is typically awesome! But if you want a Margarita, this is where you need to be. Lots of choices, lots of additives & fruit. Good prices, just like we remember from school.

Thank brd721
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Enjoyed the ambiance more than the food. The food was ok but I am sure there is a lot of room for improvement .

Thank Reem R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Broadway St, Chico, CA 95928-5318
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
  • Phone Number: 530-342-4848

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