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Cafe El Cholo

840 E Whittier Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631-3933
+1 562-691-4618
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (18 reviews)
“pralines” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
840 E Whittier Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631-3933
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super cute place. Excellent service.. wonderful horchata, big portions. Food was very tasty. Salsa and chips were not the best otherwise everything else was wonderful.

Thank Neerjamd
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Our family loves this restaurant......such a fun atmosphere, good food and great margaritas! My favorite restaurant in La Habra to get together with friends. The waiters are always very pleasant, and the very best margarita is their basic margarita. The Sonoran enchilada is my favorite...More

Thank Reynolds888
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food! Lovely outdoor patio area for dining. Love the Enchilda Suisa - yum! One of our favorites!!!

Thank Alisa G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Always solid Mexican food, a goto in our area. Definitely, make sure you head over earlier than later. The food and service are much better. I did not give this a 5 as I am not wild about their drinks. The margaritas leave much to...More

Thank Georgina R
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

El Cholo has very good Mexican dinners choices and a small menu of decent happy hour food and drinks.

Thank Mickeymanp
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If you wanna enjoy a place with a nice ambiance this is the place. El Cholo has lots colorful decorations and very lively.

Thank Mslalo
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We had made reservations for an 80th bday party and they gave us the entire patio. The service was awesome for 25 people and the food was really good too. Next time we're in town, we'll be back for sure.

Thank ocjax
Reviewed 7 August 2017

El Cholo has been around for centuries. The food is consistent every time you visit. Their fajitas is most likely the most popular item followed by their multitude of specialty items. They serve all the traditional menu favorites, but none of their dishes are of...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Our group always meet here for lunch in the summer to fit into the schedule of those who can only join us on their summer vacation. The good food and the unique space make this a special gathering place that we look forward to every...More

1  Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I have enjoyed El Cholo at several locations, but the Café El Cholo in La Habra is a little different. First, it's in an older building and has been there a long time. It's beyond being "established." The food is fantastic, the service very good,...More

Thank CP220
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 840 E Whittier Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631-3933
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  La Habra
  • Phone Number: +1 562-691-4618
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