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Chile Rojo

1296 Newsome St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-5442
+1 336-789-7801
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“enchiladas” (4 reviews)
“cheese dip” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1296 Newsome St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-5442
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there this evening heading back to Wilmington following our hurricane evacuation excursion. We were impressed. The food was very good, we had the Texas fajitas and there was plenty of good tender protein on the skillet. Our chips tasted fresh, the cheese dip...More

Thank Vicki R
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Always been a great place in Mt Airy! Give it a try and you will not be disappointed. Friendly staff. Reasonable prices. And the food is delicious. We love their salsa, and the chicken nachos are an excellent choice! Once was Chile Verde, now Rojo....More

Thank Justin C
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here with family while passing through town. The restaurant itself is charming and the staff is very friendly. But the chips weren’t great and the margarita tasted like the mix without the alcohol. I’m guessing that’s why it was a special price for...More

Thank Tour212192
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Let me begin by saying there is nothing wrong with this place. Its clean, the service staff is friendly, and the food came out on time. Other than that its the same quality of food you have had at a million other Mexican restaurants. The...More

1  Thank Kyle H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We visited on a busy Fri night but service and food were delicious and very prompt. Started with chips and salsa , both yummy and just the right heat for us. One of the stars was the house made sangria hint of fruit but not...More

Thank grandeb
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner tonight. It was busy, but webgot seated right away. The food was delicious, and hott. Our waitress qas very friendly!

Thank Theresa M
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

After deciding to take a day trip to Mt Airy for my birthday I researched some local restaurants and since Chile Rojos had great reviews we decided the check them out. We were not disappointed either! There food and service we both wonderful. My husband...More

Thank ajo0106
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant happened to be right across the street from our Comfort In, so after spending all day driving the Blue Ridge Parkway we were happy not to have to get in the car to drive to dinner. My husband had the tamale of his...More

Thank maryannhart
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant had great food. Our server, Celeste, made the meal even more enjoyable. She was pleasant, attentive, efficient and friendly. We had a great time and the food was top notch. If we lived close by we would definitely be regulars.

Thank Karen J
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This place was recommended by friends, so we tried it and was very satisfied. Good Mexican food, good portions, very friendly staff. Plus very clean and neat. Will definitely return when in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1296 Newsome St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-5442
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mount Airy
  • Phone Number: +1 336-789-7801
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