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El Charro

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2937 S Grand Ave, Carthage, MO 64836-7803
+1 417-358-4016
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Sep 6, 2016
“Great food”
Aug 14, 2016
“Great Mexicsn food and good variety”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2937 S Grand Ave, Carthage, MO 64836-7803
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Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Only go here if you have time to kill. We waited a long, long time for our food and even as long for our check. One in our party left, refusing to wait any longer. Food hot but just average. Portions were big. Prices reasonable....More

Thank mc2649
Reviewed January 4, 2017

It was very busy which is a good sign that the food was good. We were very happy with our meal which was a variety of things. Serve was fast and friendly. Prices were also very good for what you get.

Thank maudie8
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Decided to try this Mexican Resturant after reading reviews on Trip Advisor.We were very pleased with the food and great service. Our waiter, Jamie was excellent. Best beef and chicken salad .

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant dozens of times. Food is always good. Service can be a little slow but it is usually very busy on those nights. The Jalisco special is a favorite on the menu.

Thank MBAH0314
Reviewed August 14, 2016

We tried this without any recommendations and have returned twice and never disappointed. The carnitas plate is exceptional and large portions. Service is a little slow but worth the wait. Very good!

Thank Djoy906
Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

If you can never have too much salty ground beef, then you will love this chain. Taco Bell is better.

Thank StLouisKirkwood
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Bad excuse for authentic Mexican food. Fajitas were jut warm not sizzling. Had to ask for tortelias three times. Only two tortelias in each foil pack. REALLY!! Salsa bland tasting. The Guacamole was flat, and obviously a mix of some kind. Very creamy looking. Will...More

Thank Grandlk
Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were passing through town and decided to stop for lunch. I ordered 2 beef enchiladas and he ordered the beef burrito. My food was not even edible. It was stale, cold, yellow, store-bought tortillas, wrapped around cold ground beef, with a...More

Thank Kari D
Reviewed July 8, 2015

On the recommendation of the clerk at the Best Western in Carthage, Missouri, we went to the El Chorro in Carthage. It was full, and we soon found out why. The food was delicious and inexpensive. It was late so we didn't have big meals,...More

Thank Patty S
Reviewed September 28, 2014

We haven't too much luck with Mexican food this summer but this place is very good. We went there with a group and they handled our food order very well and delivered it perfectly.

Thank JayC103
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2937 S Grand Ave, Carthage, MO 64836-7803
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Carthage
  • Phone Number: +1 417-358-4016
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