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Chili's Grill & Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
2249 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6529
+1 575-628-1275
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good30%
  • Average27%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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American, Southwestern, Bar
$$ - $$$
2249 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6529
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The ladies at Chili's worked hard to accommodate the patrons while being friendly and kind. There was a long wait as the oil people got off work. These women were fantastic! The food was good and our needs were met.

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Got in kind of late after a long drive up from a visit to Big Bend National Park (Great!), but this place was still going strong. I was solo, so opted to cut in line and take a seat at the bar. Surrounded by all...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Chill's is generally fairly good and this was no exception, but it just seemed like everything was about 20% more than the others.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Same as any other Chili's. At least you know what to expect. Good service at this location but we had a small wait. You can call ahead, which seems to work a little like a last minute reservation..

Thank Nantipa
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We had a very long day exploring the caverns. All the restaurants that we wanted to try in Carlsbad were closed. Chili's was right there we enjoyed our dinner. We can never go wrong with their food. There was a huge wait so we sat...More

Thank Arch L
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Clean and friendly store. Great if you’re passing through Carlsbad. Burgers are very good. Travelers beware of other things going on this n Carlsbad. Hotels are double to quadruple market price. They tell me these pricing schemes are not going to change soon (oil drilling...More

Thank Cystokid
Reviewed 4 December 2017

A group of us came to Chili's on 12/2/17. They have a great manager and great staff that took care of our dinner for about 23 folks. Food was excellent. We left very happy.

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed 1 December 2017

The food is consistent and as expected at Chili's. Very good bar tender when I was there. The service is fine

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had supper here about 8 pm on a Saturday night. I think the waitress disliked me because I did not order alcohol. My husband ordered a beer but I think the waitstaff is expected to push the alcoholic drinks. The food was OK. It...More

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 4 September 2017

What the heck. Most chain restaurants are just that the same old food and quality wherever you go. Nothing spectacular, but at least a standard. This place surely makes all other Chili's look bad. The food was bland and cold. It took forever for us...More

Thank David L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2249 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6529
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-628-1275
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