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) #8 of 130 Restaurants in Chantilly €€ - €€€ Mexican,
14511 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Suite B, Chantilly, VA 20151-1511
+1 703-222-2323
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (15 reviews)
“tortillas” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
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14511 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Suite B, Chantilly, VA 20151-1511
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican food in the greater Washington, DC area!! It's authentic Mexican food from various regions. We plan to go back and try other dishes. What did we have this time? I ordered two Tacos al Pastor, rather than three. They could have easily served...More

Thank TravelBugVA
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We were mulling over our dinner choices and our friends suggested Picante! Let me tell you how pleasantly surprised our family was and we're completely on board with their offerings. We actually ordered multiple items to share as we were feeding two families with a...More

Thank Frank K
Reviewed 11 June 2017

As people born in Texas, we have eaten Mexican food for 60+ years, all over the US. We've had some great meals, and many mediocre ones. Without a doubt this was as good Mexican food as we have eaten anywhere. The green tamales, fajitas, and...More

Thank StevenBreedlove
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Nice venue that looks very festival Mexican. Friendly staff. Great food. Lots of fresh vegetables. Entire family enjoyed many different selections.

Thank Happygrandma10
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Picante is a little tricky to get to - if you miss the turn you have to double back - but it is tucked in a quiet shopping strip and inhabited by friendly staff. The food is good - try the fajitas - and the...More

Thank Muffarah M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I was really looking forward to some Mexican food, but this did not live up to expectations. First off, the nachos especiales with beef were fabulous! The homemade chips and salsa were also good. However, they had a good collection of tequilas so we decided...More

Thank Traveling91012
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has been in the Washingtonian best cheap eats for a long time for a reason. I have been going here since 1996 and it is great family run business. I have seen the same faces since I began coming here. The mole burrito...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Not sure this is authentic. But who cares, as long as it's GOOD! I had t he chicken fajitas and a cup of tortilla soup. The soup is unlike any I've ever had. Instead of mostly tortillas, they are just a sprinkle on top. The...More

Thank PFirth
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Had takeout lunch. Delivery was quick, and food was delicious...very authentic! Had chicken enchilada with beans and rice. Chicken was shredded to perfection. Enchilada was well-seasoned. Beans and rice were a nicely added touch to a great meal.

Thank Donna Y
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Once a week when we lived in area. Now anytime I'm near, I stop in. Still excellent even after the expansion which improved the place. Now have a huge selection of tequila. Ask for help. There is a guy there who teaches tequila classes. He'll...More

Thank cjdotheworld
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14511 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Suite B, Chantilly, VA 20151-1511
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Chantilly
  • Phone Number: +1 703-222-2323
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Traditional Mexican fare offered backed by generous-sized portions! Picante! The Real Taco is also the spot to be on Friday nights, when our tequila lounge continues to be transformed into a salsa dance party starting at 8:30!
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