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El Charro Loco

812 S Main St, Moab, UT 84532-2961
+1 435-355-0854
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“enchiladas” (79 reviews)
“spinach sauce” (9 reviews)
“pineapple” (17 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
812 S Main St, Moab, UT 84532-2961
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First word of advice, come HUNGRY! We were referred here by our river guide. Our philosophy is to try the places the locals enjoy. We were greeted as soon as we walked in and seated within a couple of minutes, since they were full. The...More

Thank Karalie
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had lunch here so we ordered of the lunch menu . We had green enchiladas and deluxe burrito. The food came out quickly and tasted perfectly fresh and with a hint of heat( spicy) My extra point goes to the salsa- just right on the...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I always seek out Mexican restaurants when we are traveling out west, and we scoured TripAdvisor for recommendations once we arrived in Moab. While a couple of places looked good, the photos accompanying the El Charro Loco reviews won us over. We...More

Thank reptileenthusiast
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a no frills authentic place. They are expanding and are trying to get a liquor license. So, no margaritas.....bummer. But really good food, and very fast service!

Thank Jessica Q
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had the pina loca (without shrimp due to an allergy) and the chipotle chicken burrito, which was suggested by an employee. First the pigeons were huge, we both took leftovers with us! And this was the best meal we had on our 2 week...More

Thank LKRJHolland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service friendly enough. When the cheese in my enchilada arrived unmelted, they brought me a fresh new plate. When the second plate arrived the chicken in the spinach sauce was too salty in the enchilada. I was surprised to notice the edge of plate had...More

Thank ScottSST
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small restaurant with an unassuming store front is exceptional. The chips and salsa usually provide a sign of how good the food will be- and this restaurant is no exception. I had a trio of enchiladas with sauces so unique yet authentic, and so...More

Thank TravellerNamedMonika
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at El Charro while visiting the national parks. After an exhausting morning we were looking for a satisfying lunch. El Charro fit the bill and then some. We were warmly greeted and immediately served chips and salsa. We both decided to have the...More

Thank marsalv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for dinner here while staying in Moab for a couple of days. The salsa served with the chips was very good. We ordered the steak fajitas for two for our entree. It was very good. The service we recieved was excellent too. My ice...More

Thank JP1631
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here because it had such good reviews on every app we looked at. When we pulled into the parking lot and looked in we had second thoughts but decided to give it a shot. It lived up to the good reviews. The steak...More

Thank jacksonpcannon
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Questions & Answers
June 1, 2018|
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Response from 1234Col | Reviewed this property |
I sat in outdoor section and there was a guy there with his dog. I am sure if you sit outside and dog on leash it would not be a problem
August 28, 2017|
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Response from Bruce W |
Contrary to the first answer that shows up, the answer is NO. I’ve told management, that they need to clarify it on their page.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 S Main St, Moab, UT 84532-2961
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Moab
  • Phone Number: +1 435-355-0854
Family owned and operated. Making authentic Mexican food and Mexican bread.
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