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Mexican, Southwestern
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome authentic and affordable Mexican food!! Great service and make sure to ask for spicy salsa if you can handle heat!

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed June 3, 2020 via mobile

Wow !!!! You will be full and satisfied. I got the Taco Loco and I was thinking it was “just” a taco. Nope it was a huge fried flour tortilla filled with chicken , cheese , lettuce and tomato and sour cream. Huge serving. My...friends split a fajita because the servings are big for just one person. The prices are very fair. And the service was quick.More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed April 16, 2020

I have been there may times and the food is good every time. The service is great. Never have had bad service and never bad food. Is very consistent. I recommend this for lunch they are quick.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed February 11, 2020

The atmosphere is festive Mexican with warm friendly staff that strive for quick and friendly service. If you need anything, just a hand wave brings your server. Food is excellent, menu has a wide variety and you will surely walk out with a smile on...your face! Good Food, Good Prices, Good People, Good Service!More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

My friends had the special and it was delicious - homemade corn tortillas, chicken, lettuce, tomatoes, and sour cream. I asked if they had chili rellano as it wasn't on the menu. They said they could make it. Let's just say next time I'll stick...with menu items. I give them props for making it though. The staff was also awesome. Not the greatest Mexican restaurant in Brevard, but not horrible either.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

Several of us got together for a Mexican meal. This place was tremendous. We were very well pleased. Great service, freshly prepared food, definitely worth a return visit.

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed December 22, 2018

It is a very laid back restaurant with great food and service. It's the cozy neighborhood place where you run into friends, where you can sit back, relax, laugh and have a good meal. The servers are very attentive. The food is always the same...high quality each time - no surprises and the white cheese sauce for the chips is fabulous.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We found this near our hotel while in the area for a trade show. We seated and immediately they came up to take our order and brought us chips and salsa. It is a quiet restaurant (we were late lunch) and we could talk without...shouting. No pressure to leave when we were finished either. The food came out hot, and delicious. We had grilled chicken, vegetables, rice and salad. We both enjoyed our food and we would eat here again when in the area.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed October 29, 2018

El Chapala is our favorite Mexican Restaurant in Pisgah Forest. The food is very good, the staff is fantastic. They go out of their way to be helpful and insure that you have a good experience. The atmosphere is laid back, service is quick. When...in the area, do not miss El ChapalaMore

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

When you walk in this resturant it's pretty laid back. You seat yourself and they bring you a menu and get your drink order. Someone brings you chops and salsa. They have good mexican food. The fajitas are really good and the chimichangas are one...of my favorites.More

Date of visit: September 2018
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El Chapala is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5
  • Atmosphere: 4