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El Charro

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2503 S Main St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
+1 620-223-9944
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Wister, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was totally unacceptable It took awhile for the waiter to take our order. After our order was taken, another couple was seated, they did not have to wait. And they got thier order before ours. Another party was seated after them and they got their order before ours. Another couple was seated, and we finally got our order,... More 

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Thank Sherry M
Kansas City, Missouri
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53 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passing thru Ft Scott and stopped for a quick dinner. We stood at the front awhile before we were seated. When the lady brought the chips and salsa I asked if there was a nightly special. She shrugged her shoulders and said no English. I then noticed a sign that said Taco Tuesday .99 so we ordered tacos. We each... More 

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Thank Terry J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and fantastic food! Owner was very nice and restaurant was spotless! We'll be back for sure!

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Thank Michelle P
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Typical small town restaurant... staff is friendly, not too busy, and the food is decent. Location is on the edge of town, but if your looking for a relaxing evening with some friends, definitely a comfortable place to enjoy.

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Thank Isaac R
Clearwater, Kansas
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Friendly and fast service. Had a great burrito that was more than I could eat. Waiter was friendly and helpful with what to choose to eat. We loved the guacamole it was a little spicy but very good. I thought the queso was a little flat but bland. No kick. Very reasonable prices. Would definitely stop again.

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Thank Dennis J
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124 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Phil here again, me and the Misses stopped in Fort Scott for lunch at El Charro. We started with queso and chips and salsa, the queso was good and the salsa was okay. The Misses even said the salsa is so so, but everything else was good. The food didn't take long at all and it was tasty, your average... More 

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Thank Phil C
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Food is average but the service was horrible...They did not seat us with utensils, then got an attitude when we asked for some after sitting for 5 minutes with our food already served, the waiter rushed us to order, my wife asked for sour cream and queso and they got an attitude, when they brought out our food they were... More 

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Thank Chris R
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

We had ordered the lunch fajita and it was fabulous! Kids had the corn dog and fries, was alright. The waiter we had sat us where we couldn't have a high chair for my youngest and waited until the people were gone next to us to get a high chair. That was annoying because obviously he doesn't have kids to... More 

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Thank Celena V
Mesa, Arizona
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2015

The staff was very accommodating. The food came out right away but unfortunately because we are used to true Mexican food we were disappointed.

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Thank Barb S
Yreka, California
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75 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

We are staying at the hotel right next door to the restaurant and were hungry after a long day of Fort Scott CC baseball. When we got back into town we didn't want to find another place to far so stopped in. I have to say I was pleased. The food was really inexpensive compared to California prices (where we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2503 S Main St, Fort Scott, KS 66701
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Fort Scott
  • Phone Number: +1 620-223-9944

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