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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in to eat with my spouse today for lunch. I ordered nachos and he ordered chicken fajitas. When the food came out, he noticed flour and not corn tortillas....no big deal, we swapped them out. He took a bite out of his fajitas, and...had to spit it out into his napkin. He told me that they were horribly sweet due to the use of yellow peppers, and that the peppers were the only reason that the dish had any flavor at all, as everything else was bland, and inedible. When the server came by to ask if we needed a box for the dish, my spouse stated that the meal was not enjoyed and that he had only had taken one bite. The server took my plates away and presented the check with the uneaten fajitas still on the tab. My spouse then asked the server why we were charged for a dish that wasn’t eaten nor enjoyed, to which the server then became argumentative stating that the fajitas are a guest favorite, and that he wasn’t going to do anything about it. My spouse stood his ground, saying that it’s not fair nor good practice to make us pay for a dish we didn’t enjoy or eat for that matter. The server still arguing with him that he was wrong, and that nothing was going to be done. Eventually he stormed off, and had it taken off the bill. I have been in Restaurant Management for well over a decade, and I have always taught my front of the house staff to make it right, regardless of what may need to be done. If my staff argued with a guest like this one did with my spouse, and I found out about it, I would’ve terminated their employment immediately. You just don’t treat your guests like that, period.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed January 9, 2020

great flavors on all dishes, large variety, filling food portions, tasty drinks in oversized glasses, very spacious venue, and all affordable.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2019

Great food (we had flautas, chicken, and enchiladas)! Very well seasoned and the salsa and queso were excellent, however, it was a tad bit expensive for the portion sizes. Great service too!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 1, 2019

We always come for the top shelp margaritas and the tortilla soup. Never been disappointed. They now have skinny margaritas!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

I think this restaurant is a little expensive, and the food was just okay, not as good as the other ones in the area. I don't think we're going back there for dining!

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

We always go when we are in town. The margaritas are always mango and very good! Enough kick to let you know would had one. The fajita and the chimichangas taste great and very filling. I would put this place on my list of top...10 places to eat at.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

but since I'm not an afficianado, it was fine. The drinks were large and tasty. Our service was attentive and filled the free chips and salsa. My girlfriend is more experienced with this food and required more hot sauce.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Feeding a family of 7 can get expensive but when my hubby and I can split a fajita; my son and daughter can split a fajita and the other 3 can get just what they want- it makes a momma happy... Service was fast and...everything tasted really fresh. Glad this is restaurant is near my neighborhood.More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to find good Mexican food and sadly, Carreta’s is like most places...mediocre and underwhelming. My margarita was almost clear in color. It was mostly tequila and lacking any of the other flavors that makes a margarita taste good. It was so strong that...I was scared to drink much of it. I ordered the chimichanga. The shredded chicken had good flavor but the execution was weak overall. Also, the rice and beans were nothing special. We went on a Tuesday evening and it was extremely hot and humid in the restaurant...very uncomfortable. We asked the waiter about it and he said someone had just cut the air on. I just don’t understand how it got to that point. I won’t be returning.More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

We always like Carreta’s when in the area. Service was fast and friendly. The frozen margarita was very good. Chips and salsa were good with chips being warm. We all had lunch specials with no complaints. We enjoyed and will continue to return when in...the area.More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Yes, Carreta's Grill offers takeout services.

Yes, Carreta's Grill offers delivery services.

Carreta's Grill is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3