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El Chapala

69 New Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-9765
+1 828-877-5220
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“refried beans” (4 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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69 New Hendersonville Hwy, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-9765
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had cheese dip, burrito, taco, rice and beans. The food was very good and I like the atmosphere. It was cozy and close to the campground we stayed at. Would definitely go back if I’m in the area.

Thank krissybee1979
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Our party of 13 was seated quickly and received great service last week. Food was excellent and there are not many placed my family of five can eat dinner for $65. The portions were big and I was really surprised at how quickly our dinner...More

Thank Kelley K
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the better Mexican restaurants in the area, starting with the salsa through the entrees and appetizers, everything tasted good and was well prepared. Our server was excellent!! This is a hole in the wall but it definitely deserves 5 stars.

Thank Joey D
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We enjoyed fajitas for two at El Capala for dinner. The beef, chicken, shrimp, and ham in the fajitas were fresh and not overcooked. The portions were generous, and the prices were inexpensive. The service was fast and courteous, and everyone spoke Spanish and English,...More

Thank murraba
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is our favorite Mexican restaurant. Their service is always fast and excellent. The food is always hot and brought out quickly, and the taste is very good. The cost to is a little less than other Mexican restaurants in the area so that is...More

Thank Lilian_and_Duane
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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.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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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