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Chretin's Restaurant & Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican,
505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
+1 928-782-1291
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (16 reviews)
“chimichanga” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Chretins many times. Heard original owners have returned and wanted to experience it with some friends who have never been before. It was even better and busier. Lots of customers. We were greeted and seated right away, party of five. One guest...More

Thank Ksunshine1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good margaritas, and the chimichanga was amazing! Large portions. Good service too. Most certainly will return!!

Thank ImaOregonGirl
Reviewed 11 April 2018

I started coming to Yuma in the mid-70s and my favorite place to eat has always been Chretins. Originally in a small adobe style place by the Hospital, then the "New Chretins" by the Stardust and now they are about a mile from Yuma Palms...More

Thank clloydm
Reviewed 11 April 2018

My family had been going to Chretin's since the very early 1960s. Because the quality and taste of the food has gotten so bad, we hadn't been going for the last few years. I was SO excited to hear that the new owner was family...More

Thank Jacquie K
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I should have checked the recent reviews before taking a good friend to dinner here before she moves away. I have been to Chretin's a few times at the old location as well as here over the last 20 years. Always had a good meal...More

Thank Ginny M
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

That should have been the first hint. All white customers. New management should have been a second hint. Over priced and small portions. A chili Rellano dinner with only ONE rellano. Whats the lunch portion? HALF? Chincy on beans and rice. Hot sauces suck ,...More

Thank ki0ki
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Had dinner with 2 other couples. We all ordered different menu items. The food was all pretty good but a little spendy for what we ordered. The margaritas were good & service was nice. Might try it again sometime but a bit disappointed that the...More

Thank Mumzie9196
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I was a Navy pilot who visited Chretine's often when on detachment from San Diego. We thought we would go back and see how it is today. We sat in the bar and had to wait quite a while for service. We took the time...More

1  Thank Jeffrey P
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Love Mexican food and have enjoyed being close to this resturant. Molejecto is very very tasty as well as all the other dishes we have tried. Service is good and friendly. Had Salsa prepared tableside, awesome. Fresh made chips too. Buffet offered for lunch 2...More

Thank etterualnibur
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit. Food was fair to good...Street taco was very good as was the Chile relleno. Tamales looked wonderful but were a disappointment. Margaritas were too sweet and very run of the mill. We almost didn't eat here because we prefer not...More

Thank Barbara M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Yuma
  • Phone Number: +1 928-782-1291
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