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Chili's Grill & Bar

$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
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3401 Dale Rd, Modesto, CA 95356-0505
+1 209-526-5985
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Turlock, California
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342 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a really nice family lunch. All of our food was good. Our waitress was great. It was busy and she she never missed a step. We never had to ask for refills or even extra napkins. This kind of service does not happen often. I wish I had gotten her name to actually say who it was.

Thank Tcard2013
Oakdale, California
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My first visit to Chili's for lunch on 4-14-17. No reservation required and no wait to be seated. A bit on the dark side with very subdued lighting but the booth seating was very comfortable. Had a 1/2 order of BBQ baby back ribs. Easy to remove from the bone tender, great taste with the original BBQ sauce included Fries... More 

Thank Fred S
Pleasanton, California
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109 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We've tried this restaurant several times because one family member likes it. They like the bacon cheeseburger. However, the other two of us find it totally Underwhelming. With incorrect orders in the past, food that is just okay and service that is not very good or friendly, we just are not thrilled with this site. Only one time and that... More 

Thank Zu S
Ripon, California
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134 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Let me preface this by saying that we go to Chili's in Manteca on a regular basis and are always pleased with our service and food. The service here in Modesto was fine, but the food quality was lacking. I always order the fish tacos with the black beans. The black beans are my favorite! Either the recipe has changed... More 

Thank Cindy S
Bengaluru, India
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Well we are securing for some late night food places while returning from Yosemite, found this place from gps and went in. I ordered veggie casedia with no meat, specified that sine there will no meat substitute it with lots of veggies. And all got is a thin over roasted piece of tortilla with a cheese in middle and no... More 

Thank kraghum
Las Vegas, Nevada
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54 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Have never eaten at a Chili's but stopped for dinner during a road trip. The parking lot was packed with a small fair, but we were seated within 10 minutes. It took another 20 for our order to be taken after we flagged a poor waitperson who was kind enough to take our order. Getting our food took another 40... More 

Thank bjt48331
Modesto, California
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Good food and service. Nice to grab a table in the bar area without waiting. Can usually be seated a lot faster that way.

Thank Vickielynn1984
1 review
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Ok, I expect more from you Chilis. Every time I've eaten your food I've been underwhelmed, never once have I experienced close to decent service at one of your establishments.. But, this time you've gone too far. Refusing to fire an order ahead of time for a disabled child on a busy night when parents call in with the request... More 

Thank LadyKayura22
Modesto, California
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

They do have a huge selection to choose from so everyone should find something they like. Food is just average. I enjoyed the table side guacamole and chips. Very generous amount of crisp chips! Enchiladas with jalapeños were also good. I would return to try something different!

Thank Bosco1946
Visalia, California
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341 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,214 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015 via mobile

What can I say about the food? It's a food chain and just like most chains the food is very standard or lower. This time I had the fajitas which the only 3 good things about it was the items were in a separate plate and just the meats in one plate, that I liked and also I was asked... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3401 Dale Rd, Modesto, CA 95356-0505
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Modesto
  • Phone Number: +1 209-526-5985

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