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El Charro Mexican Restaurant

4611 Southpoint Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22407-2602
+1 540-710-9390
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“taquitos” (2 reviews)
“queso” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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4611 Southpoint Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22407-2602
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So. I tried this place last night (close to my hotel). Very good Mexican. Tried it again tonight (I am TIRED, and it is close to my hotel). EXCELLENT MEXICAN! The Molcajete is expensive and huge, but don’t let that scare you — flavors are...More

Thank djfisher1212
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Large enough to deal with crowds and well staffed, but the food was not exceptional. Miffed that they charged extra for extra chips and salsa.

Reviewed 6 February 2018

This use to be the best Mexican in town also the first other than taco bell, but it has steadily declined. This use to be a go to for kids birthdays after sporting events and watch world cup events for years. So as my son...More

Thank richlee1975
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Wide selection of traditional Mexican dishes. Traditional Mexican music p!ayed in the background. Salsa and queso are both great. I recommend the Jalisco special for a good sampling of the food.

Thank dhensley
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Went early evening/late afternoon and avoided the crowd. We were one of only two tables being served. Was no different than the dozens of Mexican restaurants where I have eaten before. Ordered the soft chicken tacos (3 per order). They incorrectly delivered beef soft tacos...More

Thank Michael-VirginiaUSA
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I stopped while traveling south on I 95. The restaurant is clean and the service is superb. The salsa is just ok. I ordered the carne asada. It was disappointing. It was described as thinly sliced steak but in reality it was strips of steak...More

Thank sreisinger
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went to El Charro on a Saturday night with a travel baseball team and more than a few parents. Large group was seated without a problem. Several waiters handled all of the orders, making things run smoothly and efficiently. Large draft beer was only $3.99...More

Thank irishfan73
Reviewed 9 June 2017

we had margaritas, burritos, empanadas. Everything is freshly made. The service was wonderful. Our waiter was wonderful and could not do enough for us.

Thank rescue661
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We went there for dinner last Friday. Great food and excellent service. Looking forward to going back again.

Thank Joan R
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I read the many different reviews on this place so the results of our visit did not surprise. We liked the spicy white sauce and the different colored chips for dipping. I ordered number 32 the chili relleno combination, my husband had the chimichanga, and...More

Thank Madmaggie42
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4611 Southpoint Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22407-2602
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-710-9390
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