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Chile Verde Cafe

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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4852 Sawmill Rd, Columbus, OH 43235-7264
+1 614-442-6630
Today
11:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 16:30 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My first choice is never Mexican but when someone asks me to join them at chile verde I never protest. Service is always top notch. I've never had to ask for a chip/salsa refill or even a drink refill! I suggest trying something new every time you go. I have not been disappointed yet!

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Dublin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent Mexican food and great service. Nice variety on the menu and moderately priced. By far the best Mexican Restaurant in the area.

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Thank Sally W
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service, wonderful fresh and perfectly prepared Mexican food. I'm an ice tea snob and their unsweetened is consistently THE BEST. We had a group of 5 and we rearranged to move a table to our group. Loved that nobody got crazy about that. Waitress was super...Attentive and fast with the drink and chip refills. Always drive out of my... More 

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Thank Stitcher49
Salt Lake City, Utah
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We came because our granddaughter raved about the queso! She loved it. We were otherwise underwhelmed by the food. The nachos came out burned. Very busy and fun environment. Sarah was a fabulous waitress.

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Thank tostle
Madison, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great time. Chips. Salsa. Stacked enchilada. Good chili rellano. Everyone happy. Friends suggested it. I'd return. Sopapiilas not quite right but happy with every else.

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Thank 659helen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Been a long time fan of Chile Verde - quality dishes, good service, good atmosphere. Easily the Best Margarita in Columbus. Queso is fantastic as are the Enchiladas Estancia. If you are brave, try the Mexican Stew. Hot!

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Thank Chris R
Loveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

On our way home, we got off I-71 north of Columbus for some lunch. We have never been to a Chile Verde nor a New Mexican restaurant (except when we were in NM). It is a small storefront-sort of place but the decor is nice but does not scream SOUTHWEST. We were greeted by a pleasant hostess who informed us... More 

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Thank TravelLovrs
Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Always like this place. Margarita very fresh, strong on lime, maybe a little lite on tequila. Crab boules app is spectacular. Enchilada stack (I forget its exact name) very good. My wife liked her Navajo taco and it looked great. Green sauce is spicy but not crazy spicy; one of several choices. Friendly service.

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1 Thank William N
Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Small quaint restaurant. We usually order carryout and they are super friendly and fast and the order is always accurate

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Dublin, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We eat here at least once a week!! The food is considered New Mexican cuisine and is always fresh!! House made salsa and guacamole are amazing!! Different levels of heat in the salsas! This is our go to place for taking visitors! We love the ambiance, the friendliness and the service! The Navajo taco is one of our favorite dishes.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4852 Sawmill Rd, Columbus, OH 43235-7264
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-442-6630

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