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Charlie's Cafe

) #1,608 of 3,046 Restaurants in Vancouver $$ - $$$ Mexican
2517St. Johns Street | Port Moody BC, Vancouver, British Columbia V3H 2B1, Canada
+1 604-939-3226
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
3 May 2017
“Great, local mexican restaurant”
14 Apr 2017
“Still great”
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
2517St. Johns Street | Port Moody BC, Vancouver, British Columbia V3H 2B1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Charlie's is great and I know some people have complained about portion size and the temperature of food but I've never had that issue here! Charlie is one of the waiters and he's always friendly and funny. The portion sizes are actually a very good...More

Thank Leeann T
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I love this place, the owner is the waiter and the wife is the chief. service can be slow but the food is good.

Thank Al w
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Charlie and his wife run this Mexican restaurant. Their food is very good and they are always friendly! We have been going here for years and will continue to do so whenever we can!

Thank 5Tango7
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Its a great local Mexican restaurant thats been serving the community for over 13yrs since I arrived in Port Moody.

Thank northstand
Reviewed 3 December 2014

When Charlie's opened back in the mid 1990s the food was fantastic. Over the years I've been there numerous times and made a point of taking out of town visitors for a great meal. The last time we were there the food was barely edible....More

Thank barkleymydog
Reviewed 22 September 2014

We used to love Charlie's and were frequent patrons for many years due to the wonderful food and prompt, friendly service. After he moved locations and shut down for a while it was great to see him back at his original Port Moody location. Alas,...More

Thank cna001
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Honestly, we were drawn by two children demanding deep fried ice cream. That's on the menu along with dishes you'd expect. But don't expect Taco Bell style fast food. The salsa picante is obviously made on site judging by the less than perfectly chopped cilantro....More

1  Thank Gone911
Reviewed 18 September 2014

This restaurant used to be on the opposite side of St. John's Street in Port Moody. It had a vibrant atmosphere. Since they moved to across the street, the place is cramped and dull. The food is not particularly unforgettable, but it's the only Mexican...More

1  Thank jaspyjj
Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

We finally gave Charlie's a try, big mistake. The portions are small for Mexican, and no spice at all. I had the fajita (should be safe right?), the beef was unseasoned, and they included fried tomatoes with the green peppers and onions, it came with...More

Thank Rick_Mc2
Reviewed 3 April 2014

Quite authentic and good portions. A bit more expensive than they used to be and fewer items to choose from but this is still our local go to for Mexican. Charlie is always very happy and a great host. His wife makes killer Margaritas!

Thank kwoolf
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2517St. Johns Street | Port Moody BC, Vancouver, British Columbia V3H 2B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-939-3226
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