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El Charro Avitia

4389 S Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701-6617
+1 775-883-6261
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
“baja shrimp” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
4389 S Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701-6617
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best Mexican we had here in Carson City and Reno. The quality, quantity, and price was excellent, as was the service and atmosphere. Definitely will be back.

Thank Shamoon A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend took me out to dinner and said this place was the best in town. I didn't think much of it because Mexican food seems so simple and it's hard to mess up...well I can now say I know good Mexican food from ok....More

Thank Izabell26
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Good food, great shredded beef, excellent taco's and Enchilada's while nothing fancy inside and the place could use a bit of a face lift, the food is constant and well priced and always good

Thank bikerwheels
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We saw an ad for $1 tacos here and decided to tray it out. We were really surprised how good they were. The street tacos had nice chunks of chicken or beef with cilantro and onion. Coupled with free unlimited chips, salsas and bean dip...More

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 15 September 2017

While Mexican food is not my favorite, my husband loves it and El Charro Avitia is pretty much our go-to Mexican restaurant. It's decently spacious for a more family-run type place and brightly decorated. I always order salad and chicken taquitos, which are really really...More

Thank VYL_15
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The resturant is celebrating its 40 years in business by serving $1.00 tacos every Tuesday in the bar all day. These tacos are simular to street tacos in Mexico. Very good tacos with beef or chicken, two corn tortillas, chunky salas and cilantro.

Thank lndkrzr
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is another of my must stops when in the Carson City NV area. Comfy seating, great service, and excellent food.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Especially fond of the Carnitas but all the different meats are very good. The salsa is excellent and if you like it real hot ask for the hot stuff from the kitchen. The margaritas are the best I have ever had. I like the Cadillac...More

Thank hydindser
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

8 of us enjoyed Happy Hour and dinner last Thursday 7/20. The Golden Cadillac Margaritas are among the best. Chips and salsa are outstanding. Our entrees were great And, prices and service were wonderful too. Definitely worth a visit for great Mexican!

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We always eat here when we visit Carson City. It's definitely the best food and service. See the same servers every year even the folks who are not family! All are considerate and helpful. Here is a picture of the small calupa. We look forward...More

Thank alfatuffee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4389 S Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701-6617
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Carson City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-883-6261
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