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Chile Rojo

1296 Newsome St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-5442
+1 336-789-7801
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“chili” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1296 Newsome St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-5442
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Chips were awful. Salsa was average. I ordered a ground beef mini chimichanga. I received chewy beef. Beans and rice were average. The margarita was okay. Couldn’t really taste the tequila. Across the street from my hotel so gave it a shot Won’t go back....More

Thank Shelli B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meals were good. Did not bring salsa with the extra chips and were billed for two margaritas when we had one.

Thank 640bev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in a hotel just across from this restaurant so we decided to try it, based on other Trip Advisor reviews. The food was fresh and very good. I ordered a taco fajita salad and, in the interest of healthy eating, asked for...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Staff is excellent, service is fast and orders are always correct. Great atmosphere large portions. Priced right.

Thank memex52016
Reviewed 11 October 2017

On a visit to Mt Airy, we used Trip Advisor to help us select a restaurant. The good ratings were accurate. This is a very nice place for Mexican Food. I loved the Texas Pelusa. I had it two nights in a row! Bottom line:...More

Thank AlicenCarl
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We ended up here late on Sunday night when most Mt Airy restaurants were closed. We asked the server about gluten free options [Mexican food is inherently GF if you avoid flour tortillas]; she didn't know but brought someone else out who promised to cook...More

1  Thank jt-mj
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We happened across this little gem by chance about a month ago. We throughly enjoyed it. We came back into town today and this was our first stop. Excellent service and even better food.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

This restaurant is obviously popular, busy but with a good vibe. Good menu, good portions, good value and huge Margharitas.

Thank Suzanne O
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We ate here because of rain and being on a motorcycle we could walk across the street from the Comfort Inn. I had a shrimp dish that had more shrimp than you normally would get. The prices were reasonable and the service was fast and...More

Thank HarryLeland_nc
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Our motel for the evening was across the street so we searched Trip Advisor for reviews on this restaurant. The reviews showed that this was a good place to dine. This restaurant was very clean. Staff was very courteous. The food was delicious! I would...More

1  Thank Tinger_Pa
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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1296 Newsome St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-5442
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mount Airy
  • Phone Number: +1 336-789-7801
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