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El Charro Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Spanish
7725 N Oracle Rd Ste 101, Oro Valley, AZ 85704-6987
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“carne seca” (38 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (33 reviews)
“tamales” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
7725 N Oracle Rd Ste 101, Oro Valley, AZ 85704-6987
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love El Charro downtown, but we had an amazing evening at Oro Valley because of the exquisite service. We were treated like special guests. The food is amazing.

Thank traveling-family36
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I just moved to Oro Valley. Our realtor took us here for lunch. The strawberry margarita was delicious. My chicken chimichanga was good but my husband’s vegetarian enchilada was really tasty. We went back for dinner last Friday night just the two...More

Thank lynnrutman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are having a great time in Tucson. We went to dinner at El Charre with family and had a great meal. Food was excellent. Service was great. Prices were reasonable.

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner here this evening. An excellent waiter, Daniel R., was our server. My husband got the #1 Combination with a cheese enchilada and beef taco with rice that also included carrots/English peas & also had good iced tea. I had two...More

Thank June C
Reviewed 16 September 2018

The food is always good. Its the best airport food ever. The margaritas are fantiastic as well as the chips and salsa. Everything I have eaten is great but I am not a fan of Soronan flaked beef and have not tried theirs. Firends who...More

Thank OneJImHeywood
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This place lives up to its reviews. Very good food and quick service. The margaritas are also great.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We had lunch here last week and the food and service were great. I had ordered the chicken enchiladas on the waitresses advice but only got the cheese enchiladas...they were still delicious. Great guacamole made fresh at your table. It was a bit pricey for...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 27 August 2018

El Charro is a Tucson tradition having been in business for about 100 years. The food is always fresh, and well prepared. The menu is plentiful for everyone, including vegans and vegetarians. A nice kids’ menu is available. There is a full bar with a...More

Thank cpazzmore
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a very nice lunch. Delicious food and very authentic Mexican. Prices are reasonable and there are many good choices on the menu.

Thank AnneB673
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I and my family had a quick lunch in this restaurant which was close to our resort, the server was very kind and friendly as well as efficient, we all had tacos and myself with carne seca which I was told by the server is...More

Thank Stefano M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7725 N Oracle Rd Ste 101, Oro Valley, AZ 85704-6987
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Oro Valley
  • Phone Number: 520-229-1922
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