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El Charolais

1805 W State of Franklin Rd, Johnson City, TN 37604
+1 423-928-0929
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (12 reviews)
“charolais” (4 reviews)
“tacos” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1805 W State of Franklin Rd, Johnson City, TN 37604
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41 - 50 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant in JC. Apparently, I am not the only one who feels that way as it is always crowded but well worth the short wait.

Thank MarylouLimestone_TN
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I had been here once before and I couldn't remember why I never went back. So I went again. I had enchiladas with rice and beans. It wasn't good at all. The sauce was cold and tasted horrible, the rice was hard and the beans...More

Thank B T
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

If you know mexican food then try this place out,you wont be disappointed. We have been eating here since my daughter was newborn, 8 years. Everyones so friendly and food is topnotch. Our favorites are chicken enchiladas mol'e , pizole soup, carne asada, chorizo sope....i...More

Thank Renea N
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I use to eat here weekly and it was our favorite place to eat... Until today. He ordered the carne enchilada and just a few bites into the meat, he crunched down on something hard and spit it into his hand. It...More

1  Thank SunnyBamaGirl
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Best salsa in town! I met my daughter here for lunch, and we had the asada tacos. Love the fresh cilantro & lime flavor! Great staff too. This is definitely our favorite Mexican restaurant!

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

I order the Supreme Salad and it comes with a ton of vegetables and shrimp, chicken, and beef. Fast service and great staff.

Thank Rachel J
Reviewed 17 March 2016

My family and I eat here at least once a week. Food is always great. Service is always excellent. Prices are reasonable. My favorite restaurant!

Thank DarthJustice
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Great food, Very professional and speedy wait staff. Family friendly. Large portion at very reasonable prices. My family and I probably eat there at least every other week.

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 2 March 2016

stays busy, food is fresh, seating is comfy - probably the best spanish restaurant in Johnson City ( that i have been to ) you may have a wait but it is worth it

Thank E8733LQkims
Reviewed 27 January 2016

My family and I eat here very often. The service is excellent. The food is really fresh, well prepared and the portions are enormous. I have nothing negative to say about this place. Well done.

Thank Travis M
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dcupp
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Response from Thomas R | Reviewed this property |
I didn't really like the place and am not familiar with the menu. You might call them and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1805 W State of Franklin Rd, Johnson City, TN 37604
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-928-0929
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