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El Mariaches Mexican Restaurant

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2914 Churn Creek Rd, Redding, CA 96002-1119
+1 530-224-1847
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food , very friendly ! Average prices large portions , best margaritas in town !! Always go home with left overs.

Thank Christy G
Redding, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent burrito and michelada, in fact the best michelada I've had in Redding. Prices are low, portions are big and food tastes awesome! My favorite. Leo our server was outstanding too.

Thank Russ H
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

El Mariaches is our favorite place to order Mexican food. The food is always very good, the waiters and waitresses are very pleasant and helpful and it's well priced. They have wonderful margaritas and a large selection of food choices. We also order out from here a lot for work lunches.

Thank KestrelCDLeather
Whitefish, Montana
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I love Mexican food and do not have a great place in Montana. Food at El Mariaches was very good and very large portions. Service was excellent.

Thank Diane G
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373 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Our visit here was great. We were looking for some good Mexican food and we weren't disappointed. The lunch special choices were good and affordable. We selected Pork Carnitas and a veggie burrito, both tasted great.

Thank ducka62
Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Cute atmosphere. I wanted enchiladas, but there is flour in the sauce, so the waiter brought me a small bowl of their delicious Rabchero sauce which was Gluten Free to try. They made my enchiladas with it and that was perfect. Very nice staff.

Thank Alice C
Chicago, Illinois
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149 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Our server was so nice! The food was really good--much better than we expected. The table side guacamole was fun, and the salsa bar is delicious. The best part: I ordered a Cadillac Margarita. It was perfect! It was huge! And it was $8.99. So I had to order a second one.

Thank Brian C
Lewiston, California
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73 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Great Lunches at bargain prices. I spend 4 moths a year in Mexico & this is as good as I get there. Excellent Carnitas, Enchiladas Verde & Chili Verde. In the Summer I am in Redding almost weekly eating lunch at this fine cafe.

Thank peddler665
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

All food is freshly prepared. Whether you choose tacos, fajitas, enchiladas, red sauce, white sauce, everything is delicious, hot and served with lots of smiles

Thank TeresaMorefield
Tracy, California
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2015

I could be wrong but I thought I was told the owners of Puerto Vallerta now own this one too. I like the atmosphere a little better at Puerto Vallerta but there is nothing bad I can say about El Marichi's. Good food. Nice staff. Convenient location. Never had poor food or service. Always good.

Thank Laile A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2914 Churn Creek Rd, Redding, CA 96002-1119
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redding
  • Phone Number: +1 530-224-1847

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