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El Charrito Mexican Grill

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Mexican, Southwestern
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220 East 17th Street, Cheyenne, WY 82001
+1 307-433-0502
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Longmont, Colorado
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135 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

A brightly lit family style restaurant with a large menu of all the usual mexican foods except no guacamole as a salad or appetizer. Service was fast and friendly. Prices are reasonable.

Thank SilverBear303
Cheyenne, Wyoming
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The wait staff was VERY helpful and friendly. The food is authentic tasting and the atmosphere is as well.

Thank jessicasB861RS
Bend, Oregon
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We often look for local restaurants when we are in a new town, and this one was a few blocks from our hotel. It is located in a converted old house with a few different rooms for dining and also has an outside patio. Upon entering, a young man from Texas told us this was the best Mexican food he... More 

Thank Kat O
Thornton, Colorado, USA
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We had lunch there. The food was delicious, the prices were very reasonable, the service was great. The sopapillas were YUMMY!!! Some of the best I've ever had!

Thank Jacki B
Hillsborough & Villas NJ
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179 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

This restaurant was next door to the inn where we were staying so we gave it a try for dinner. The atmosphere is very plain and so is the food. Taco's, Burrito's and very ordinary Mexican food served in a rather uninspiring environment Good service but it falls short where it counts. I will stop short of saying that the... More 

Thank capemaytraveler
Fort Collins, Colorado
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191 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

So, I've been trying to get to this mexican restaurant for years now. My wife finally caved in, so I was elated just to get here. This is a colorful tex-mex restaurant built into an older home in downtown Cheyenne, Wyoming.They have a patio, and that is where we had lunch. Mexican is my fav, so I know a little... More 

Thank MarathonManiac1
Cheyenne, Wyoming
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

We've eaten here multiple times with family. One of the biggest perks for us is that it's very wheelchair accessible, and they don't seem inconvenienced by it. However, we've also always enjoyed the food & price! They've got a good selection of Mexican favorites mixed-and-matched together or independently. I usually go with chicken enchiladas and my husband likes their chimichanga.... More 

Thank Jennifer T
Orchard Park, NY
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108 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

This restaurant was terrible. The food was way over cooked and was most definitely prepared ahead. The chicken was tough and my husbands meat was uneatable. Service was OK - we sat out on the porch and we felt like it was an inconvenience for anyone to come out and wait on us. Would never go back and do no... More 

Thank Typhoon925
Missoula, Montana, United States
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222 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Not the most classic appearing but really GOOD Mexican food. Like most in America, a little too gringo but way better than most. I had a great rellano and both Kat and I raved about our lunch. Great prices. Join me ljmartin dot com author of bestselling mysteries, westerns and thrillers.

Thank Larry M
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401 reviews
302 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Ate lunch here recently. First time here. Seated right away. Very few people there. Very few healthy options or vegetarian options and nothing but chips and salsa for the vegan in our group. Food was over-peppered by a factor of 3 or4. Way too much black pepper. Nice enough looking location, but all in our group disliked their food. and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 East 17th Street, Cheyenne, WY 82001
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Cheyenne
  • Phone Number: +1 307-433-0502

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