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9804 Mission Gorge Road, Santee, CA 92071
+1 619-258-5811
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Food was not worth the price and we never came back. Maybe it was what we ordered and other food could be great but our first impression was a lasting one.

Thank Reg A
Santee, California
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Terrible service. Waitstaff all busy talking to each other. Very loud music they won't turn down because they think it's hip! Food was mediocre at best. I won't be returning.

Thank Audreyr0se
Santee, California
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

My 16 year old son and 14 year old daughter really enjoy eating here! Pretty darn good food and prices not to bad? Kind of expensive to eat there often but a good place to change things up for a family that likes to eat out a lot!

Thank Dave A
Santee, California
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130 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Even though it's cookie cutter chain design is somewhat boring and predictable they actually have great service at the bar. I've eaten several times at the restaurant side and was never impressed but the bartenders are always great. Good beer selection, love the chips and salsa, good burgers.

Thank polizzi82
San Diego, California
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66 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

Chili's is a favorite of mine. Besides having lunch or dinner with friends and family, I enjoy take out. I generally order online with a time frame and pick it up. The food is always plated well and served perfectly! I have favorites but I like to change it up from time to time. I love the Fried Pickles as... More 

Thank Karen-Kasey R
Littleton, Colorado
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Not the cleanest place the first time we visited. Cleaner the second trip (limited restaurants in the area), food kind of bland, and the server forgot guacamole appetizer

Thank Pamela P
Santee, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Have been to Chilli's a few times and enjoyed their food. Service was very good. It's usually pretty crowded and therefore noisy. Prices are mid-range. They know how to cook a steak!

Thank Robbie D
palm desert, ca
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168 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

the food was great. we got there and found seats at the bar while we waited for a table. when we got the table, nobody noticed us for a long time. when one of our group finally asked for service, we got taken care of

Thank sgtwrench
Santee, California
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Most of the food is a little too spicy for me. Little too loud to enjoy a conversation. Used to get coupons but haven't received any for a long time.

Thank TERI W
Santee, California
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92 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

Tried something new, my favorite is no longer on the menu, ordered extra avocado, only to remove 90% of it. Avocado should be soft not crunchy like carrots. When I called to comment about my meal I was given a long quality control speech that fell on deaf ears. My only comment is that a number of people processed this... More 

Thank Rich_N_Deb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9804 Mission Gorge Road, Santee, CA 92071
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: +1 619-258-5811

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