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El Chapala

69 New Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-9765
+1 828-877-5220
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“refried beans” (4 reviews)
“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
69 New Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-9765
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

After craving some Mexican food this was bar none the place to go in Brevard if you want Mexican food. Excellent service, faster than actually expected and very curtious and polite. For the price you aren't gonna beat it nowhere and there will be more...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for 20 years. Service is good and food is authentic and excellent. Great sangria and margaritas. Love the pork dinner. We will be back.

Thank Lesliebp
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Service was fast and efficient. We both got fajitas and they were ok but nothing great. The refried beans were little overcooked. But for a quick lunch place, not a bad choice.

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This place was pretty nice with good food. There was nothing spectacular about it but my wife and I enjoyed our meals. The service was good but checking out was a bit of a chore due to the cashier having secondary duties as the take-out...More

Thank Lionel G
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Always friendly and helpful ready to serve you and you party. Good food and Cold Beer. We really like their Veggie Fajitas.

Reviewed 2 January 2017

We went here for dinner while on vacation. I had the Enchilada Special and a Margarita. My wife had Two Tacos, Re-fried Beans and Rice. Let me start with the Margarita. It had two much Margarita Mix in it (too sweet). Once I cut it...More

Thank gina_jeff
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Without exception one of the best Mexican restaurants in Western North Carolina. Staff along with the owner treat you like family. Can not beat the prices either.

Thank Merle A
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Consistently good, our favorite Mexican joint in the area. Large portions, reasonable prices, food always hot, fresh and full of flavor.

Thank James H
Reviewed 18 July 2016

After a day of hiking my family decided to try this place out due to its close location to the mountain we were hiking on. We are seated quickly and the service was friendly. I had tacos and rice and beans that were very good....More

Thank sarah w
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I love Mexican food, but would have to say that I was somewhat disappointed with this restaurant. I eat Mexican food in a restaurant at least once a week , so I know good quality vs. Poor. The serving sizes were small, and my fajitas...More

Thank Jim P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 New Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-9765
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Pisgah Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 828-877-5220
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