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El Charrito

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern
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302 S Austin Ave, Georgetown, TX 78626-5037
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Georgetown, Texas
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

My favorite Saturday morning breakfast is the outdoor pickup window here. The tacos are being made then and there as you order and are Always hot and fresh. Go up to the window and place your order ( I like to call ahead if I am ordering more than a couple). Don't worry if you see a line, it goes... More 

Thank Aggieal
Georgetown Texas
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

the food was pretty good that night. I have been there before when the food was not very hot (heat) Will try again

Thank grmGTnTx
Pflugerville, Texas
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60 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Super underrated little dive with a nice pick up window outside that always has a line. Food is cheap and always fresh. Best tea in town! Drawbacks are the funky parking in the back & on the side. Only 6-8 tables inside and about 4 outside but well worth it. Never crowded. Georgetown's best kept secret!

Thank Kavrox
Georgetown, Texas
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

The line forms early for the best breakfast tacos around! They'll fix them however you want and they are loaded.

Thank Joe G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

Food and service were both great. No frills. Actually has the look of some of the locales restaurantes in Mexico that we've been to.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Georgetown, Texas
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

We've been going to El Charrito for over 15 years and love it everytime!!! Their carnitas are delicious and so is their fajitas dinners. Also they have the best breakfast tacos around!

Thank Cathy B
Georgetown, Texas
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

If you want to know where the locals go, this is it. It's portable Tex-Mex comfort food at its best...the breakfast taco. On any weekend morning, you'll see a long line of folks standing by the walk up window, waiting for their tacos to-go. Their tortillas are fresh and completely full of yumminess (potatoes, bacon, eggs, refried beans, cheese, barbacoa,... More 

Thank TheWrights2010
Georgetown, Texas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Authentic home made Mexican food that puts the place up the street to shame. All dishes are made to order, served hot and delicious. Atmosphere is down home and the service is friendly. good food at great prices. the one drawback is that they do not have a liquor license, so bring your own.

Thank Bob A
Georgetown, Texas
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

This is a little place on the corner of Austin Ave & 3rd. It looks like a hole in the wall dive but don't be fooled - some of the best Mexican food you'd ever want to eat. I especially like to stand outside in the mornings to get a spectacular breakfast tacos. It might be considered a strange experience... More 

Thank Penny L
Denver, Colorado
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109 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is very, very slow to produce service and food. It took them 45 min to bring my plate. The bean were good, the burritos were to standard and the rice super dry. Honestly avoid the place and go somewhere else. Or if you have an hour to kill his is your place. I rate this place low, lucky... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 S Austin Ave, Georgetown, TX 78626-5037
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: 512-930-9137

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