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El Charro

1501 N Expressway, Griffin, GA 30223-1746
+1 770-412-8089
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good12%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
28 Mar 2017
“Great Meal”
21 Jan 2017
“My go to for Mexican food ”
Closed Now
Mexican, Spanish
1501 N Expressway, Griffin, GA 30223-1746
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Service was great and being able to order 1/2 order instead of whole at the end of the day with a drink----Yeah!!!!!!

Thank vernicel2017
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Attentive service, the food was good, strawberry margarita was amazing, and very nice atmosphere. Great location on Hwy 19/41

Thank Latisha M
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Very good, not as good as some. Would have liked the fajitas on a hot skillet. Family friendly staff was very attentive.

Thank GlennWilson
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the fast service and the food tasted better than some more expensive Mexican restaurants I dined at. I will become more of a regular.

Thank Marius A
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Love this place , food is always good Staff a lil slow at drink refills but always enjoy the food. If u do a call in double check your order before u leave

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Ordered the most basic steak burrito. It was horrible. No flavor whatsoever. The steak was microwaved. No joke, the actual steak was microwaved along with a few peppers that also had no flavor. A convenience store frozen burrito would be five times better than this....More

Thank 986bradleyk
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

The service here is fast. The wait staff are very prompt to refill chips, salsa, and drink. I have eaten here abiut once every other week for years. Great Chimichanga, Chile Relleno, Carnita Taco. The best refried beans. Meal should be less than 10 bucks...More

Thank John Y
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Best Mexican restaurant around!! I look forward to going there every time I visit Griffin Ga. The staff is always very nice and helpful. I see the same people working there for years. It's a good feeling to see familiar faces. Just great!!

Thank Dianna V
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Taste like the frozen crap you get in the frozen food section of walmart. Taco Bell makes more authentic Mexican than this slop

Thank asswh0le
Reviewed 26 February 2016

My husband and I LOVE trying new Mexican restaurants. We passed through Griffin one day and decided to try El Charro over La Parilla because El Charro is local and appeared to be more authentic, while La Parilla is actually a chain all around the...More

Thank Brittney P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 N Expressway, Griffin, GA 30223-1746
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Griffin
  • Phone Number: +1 770-412-8089
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