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El Charolais

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1805 W State Of Franklin Rd, Johnson City, TN 37604
+1 423-928-0929
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Today
11:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The plates here can feed 2 ppl and the tacos are huge and the price is very good. You can not go wrong with eating here and the place is always busy everyday of the week and I can see why, it's delicious!

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Thank Jamie V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family taco night is better with El Charolais salsa! Best in town. So delicious! Glad I was near by today.

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Thank Lisa F
Johnson City, Tennessee
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really my favorite Mexican restaurant in the area! Quality food and the service is superb! I highly recommend this place!

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Thank Bmood
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite places in Johnson City! The food is always great and the wait staff is always wonderful!

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Thank cwise063
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Just your average Mexican Restaurant. Nice atmosphere - I would go back again! The prices were average as was the service.

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Thank Linda C
Jonesborough, Tennessee
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

The ambiance was good and the food was pretty good. However, there are Mexican Restaurants in this town with a little more flavor and personality.

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Thank rs112346
East Tennessee
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82 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Per my husband, who has traveled multiple times deep into Mexico for medical mission trips, El Charolais has the most authentic Mexican flavor food in Johnson City. I personally can't handle a lot of spice heat, so the tomato salsa was out for me, but it looked fresh and chunky. Instead, I opted for their creamy white queso dip--they gave... More 

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Thank MountainSongBird
Johnson City, Tennessee
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We got an order of fish fajitas and Jaliscience. Both were great! The jaliscience is chicken and onions with cheese sauce and rice with beans. Got it to go and it comes with chips and salsa. I really like their salsa. Place is always packed!

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Thank Houndstooth423
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Nothing else compares. It's delicious. There's sometimes a wait, but wait, it's worth it. From the chips and salsa to fajitas you can't go wrong.

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Thank Farrah N
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We always get the Fajitas for two and it feeds three of us easily! Their chips are good as well. Restaurant is always busy which is a good sign!!

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Thank Linda C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1805 W State Of Franklin Rd, Johnson City, TN 37604
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-928-0929

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