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El Charro Restaurant

502 281, Johnson City, TX 78636
+1 830-868-7040
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“beans” (5 reviews)
“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Spanish
502 281, Johnson City, TX 78636
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Food was OK. Fajitas served on the terrible sizzling platter guaranteed to overcook and dry out the meat. Very large portions for the price earned this place an extra dot from me. Service was good but they were not at all busy at the time.

Thank Robert77096
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped here while traveling home. My wife had the migas and I had a few breakfast tacos. Quick service, great food, and very reasonably priced. They also have an outstanding salsa to put on your tacos as well.

Thank rwk212
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Went here based on reviews. Lunch time after Church. We were disappointed - service was slow, our first server just forgot about us. We had enchilada special - nothing special.

Thank Ron K
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We went to JC just for the weekend and ended up eating here twice! The food was fantastic. The first visit was for breakfast. They had a breakfast taco special that - seriously, you don't need to think about anything else! You could tell the...More

Thank kasih2017
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Due to some of the "service" & "ordering" reviews, we asked the reservation desk at our Best Western if there was anything we should know before going. She assured us that the food & service is great, but if its at a crowded/busy time of...More

Thank TXmammoo
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We pulled in Johnson City about 8:30pm and was pleased to see ElCharro still open. Atmosphere is a little iffy but the food was good and plenty of it. Pastor look really good, crispy taco where crispy. I had the cheese enchiladas very tasty. Enjoy

Thank Ran120
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Every visit to Charro is extremely satisfying. All the food is excellent, reasonably priced, and well served. We go often.

Thank tander6854
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went here one Sunday night for dinner, and had a delicious Tex-Mex dinner with a huge sweet iced tea. You go up to a window and order. There are shared tables and individual booths. You could see by the clientele, it is a local favorite.

Thank PatSnyder
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Several months ago my wife and I stopped at El Charro and it was really good. the food was excellent and the service was good, very friendly. Today we were passing through Johnson City and decided to eat lunch at El Charro again. The food...More

Thank 377JohnK
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Great food, with most platters costing less than $8, and everything costing less than $10. They're using real cheese (unlike some Tex-Mex joints), and they make their own salsa and refried beans. The only complaint is that service is sometimes slow -- we had to...More

Thank mdiv2001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 281, Johnson City, TX 78636
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 830-868-7040
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