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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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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“nachos” (15 reviews)
“sopapillas” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Started going with my family in 2012, and now it's a "must" on my list when we visit. Love the street tacos and ceviche. But everything else on the menu is equally amazing! Luckily the family down there likes it too, or I would make...More

Thank 898lancep
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Don't go!!! Horrible service....waited an hour and a half for our food AFTER we were seated at a table (20 minute wait for a table). And the food was dry and tasteless. were seated at 7:45 and food didn't arrive until 9:15 pm... and this...More

Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 5 August 2017

The parking lot was empty when we arrived so we weren't sure if it was open. It was and only a few patrons were inside. We chose a booth and it was too low for the table height. I chose the carnita tacos which were...More

1  Thank Gayleetro
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I saw the bad reviews and had to post a current one that speaks truth. I was hesitant on eating here, but went with a group of people. My experience was fantastic. I had the molchojete, and it was the best I have had in...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

The machaca and guacamole were great. A man with a cart makes guacamole at your table with ingredients you choose. The margarita was disappointing.

Thank Mrs R
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We love Mexican food and usually have it once a week. This was the worst Mexican restaurant ever. I ordered a Beef Enchilada plate and the Enchiladas had mostly cheese, very little beef. There was no flavor! Even the beans and rice were bland. The...More

Thank ChuckBrooks
Reviewed 29 May 2017

On a recent return visit to Yuma my husband and I had dinner here with old friends. The homemade tortillas were great and the Margarita I had here was the best one I've ever tasted! We shared fajitas which were pretty good.

Thank Vickie K
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Delicious authentic Mexican food with great service and fair prices. Great location and a wonderful alternative to the regular fast food fare.

Thank Miranda S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My husband and I both ordered the burrito. It came quickly, great little Spanish waitress, and had rice and beans as a side. The burrito was sooo big...I couldn't eat it all...chickchorizo burrito was awesome (Chicken and chorizo sausages mixed together!!)...had chips and salsa and...More

Thank PilarebPonce
Reviewed 15 May 2017

In the top two margaritas I've ever tasted, and I have tasted many from all over! The food was delicious, and the other reviewers saying otherwise must be used to those Mexican restaurants that serve 3 lbs of food that all tastes the same. Here...More

Thank Hiram H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch, 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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