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“Nothing special” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of El Gran Charro

El Gran Charro
Ranked #3 of 134 Restaurants in Stafford
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $15
Cuisines: Mexican, Southwestern
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Emerald Isle, North Carolina
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123 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Nothing special”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

Good experience here, fast service, reasonable prices. There is better tasting Mexican food in Stafford. The portion size is on the small side . Restaurant is very clean and well kept. I will return if I'm looking for a light meal and fast service.

Visited July 2013
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English first
Doraville, Georgia, United States
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78 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Awesome food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2013

Loved the food and the service was great. I had the fajita nachos and was not disappointed. They had a great sauce to dip chips in addition to the salsa

Visited June 2013
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Thank John L
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Stafford
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Sundays = $2 kids meals!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2013

Although the prices are great for the food you get on any given day, we have more of a reason to go on Sundays - $2 kids meal day! I absolutely love their fish tacos and am never sad when my daughter can't finish her quesadilla and rice - their cheese mixture is wonderful!

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank Stefanie C
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Spotsylvania, Virginia
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124 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“The white dip is amazing!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2013

I have been many times to this restaraunt and have always have great service and wonderful food. They bring the chips and salsa at the beginning of the meal like most Mexican places but the thing that sets them aside is the white dip they have. It can't be explained, you just have to try it!
The lunch specials are only $3.99 on Wednesdays!!

Visited February 2013
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Thank LMM2015
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Woodbridge, Virginia
2 reviews
“BEST Mexican Ever!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2013

Love this place! My husband and I go here often (sometimes with our 4 year old). The service is super fast, food is delicious, and prices are cheap. They have good beer specials and always give you free chips and dip. Their queso dip is amazing! There is never a wait for this place - even on Saturdays or Friday nights. THis is always our "go to" restaurant every few weeks. It never gets old!!!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank wvupizzazz
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