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El Charro Mexican Restaurant

2893 Dale Blvd, Dale City, VA 22193-1117
+1 703-680-0484
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
5 Mar 2018
“Mixed results, but often very good”
12 Jul 2018
“Find another Mexican restaurant ”
Closed Now
Mexican, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2893 Dale Blvd, Dale City, VA 22193-1117
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Reviewed 13 August 2013

I've been here twice and was not impressed at all. The food was extremely mediocre, and the service was not impressive. If you want a huge margarita for cheap, this is a good place. Otherwise, skip it!

Thank flyingsails
Reviewed 11 July 2013

Delicious food! My husband would drink their salsa if I would let him! Awesome service from the same waiters that have been there for years. We visit at least once every two months.

Thank LoveCayman A
Reviewed 20 July 2012

This restuarant serves food whose taste and value is far greater than the modest building that it is housed in. You can choose items from an extensive menu and expect food served quickly that is not just tasty but satisfying too AND you won't feel...More

Reviewed 14 June 2012

The food her is good, reasonably priced and large portions. Its a very family kind of place. Lots of local regulars. If you are looking for an upscale night out this is not your place. But if you are looking for good food, good friendly...More

Thank cdashley
Reviewed 8 June 2012

I like the food here. The prices are very reasonable. Service is terrible. The food is served promptly, but the staff never smiles or are welcoming. When entering this restaurant, there is no welcoming hello or how are you. I feel as if I am...More

Thank Barrb54
Reviewed 11 May 2012

This is the perfect place for a family. Good food and great prices. Portions are excellent and the service is good. We never have to wait long for our food. They recently did some renovations to the inside. Best Mexican food in the Woodbridge area.

Thank Marcopoloman
Reviewed 30 March 2012

The prices were a little steep for this type of place but the food was decent. They received Average rating from me because I enjoy a few of their selections. Avoid the fajitas as they tend to overcook most of their meats. The cheese queso...More

Thank BenLI
Reviewed 24 March 2012

Had REALLY bad service. I got my first restaurant job over 30 years ago and still bartend on the weekends so I think I know bad service when I see it. I've only ever not tipped a few times in my life but this was...More

Thank icbeck
Reviewed 4 February 2012

Best Mexican food around. Great food, great service, very reasonable prices.

Thank Gerpoli
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Have always been satisfied with the quality of the food. Sometimes the wait to receive the food takes a while.

Thank zeman1887
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2893 Dale Blvd, Dale City, VA 22193-1117
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Dale City
  • Phone Number: +1 703-680-0484
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