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El Charritos Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
4703 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87105-1713
+1 505-836-2464
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“sopapillas” (17 reviews)
“carne adovada” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
4703 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87105-1713
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently visited my Auntie who lives near El Charritos. It's sort of hidden off the street with lots of trees and I probably would have missed it. Glad she knew! Glad she knew that they have really good chile, I was not disappointed! Auntie...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for authentic New Mexican food and with a homemade taste...this is your place. The chile is amazing and I am very picky about chile. The place is always so clean and very friendly staff. I usually have food to take home...More

Thank 211trinidadm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best New Mexico cuisine we’ve had in some time. We shared the big combo plate with a chicken enchilada side order. Including two sopas for dessert and all for under $20. We will return!

Thank txbaro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Adovada tasted of nothing but chili pepper. Rice and beans almost inedible. They charge extra for a few onions and a spoon of sour cream. The sopapillas were cold.

Thank Faron C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food at a reasonable price and clean and bright as any restaurant I have ever been in. Try it.

Thank Miriam W
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Since we both wanted the chili relleno we both ordered the super combination plate. Everything was very good and I had enchilada and tamale for breakfast at the hotel since they had a microwave oven. Very good reheated!! The green chili was excellent but hot....More

Thank eleanorl671
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

In town on quick biz trip and went for breakfast. Fantastic Huevos Rancheros with red and green chile. Chile sauce is outstanding. Service was great. Would recommend.

Thank C4128BIkevins
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I was totally expecting Ramsey to make an appearance and yell at this woman. The food appears to be an attempt to copy Taco Bell, except Taco Bell has some flavor. If you have tasted real Mexican food you will see the difference. We ordered...More

Thank kat2020
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Just finished eating at El Charritos. What a great meal. We eat there regularly and the food is always consistent and good. The wait staff is professional and attentive. I will recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 9 May 2017

LOVE this place! The food is amazing, the service is fantastic, family friendly and the price is very reasonable. We stop in when ever we get a chance. My absolute favorite papas and beans in all of Albuquerque! Huge portions!

1  Thank caarmijo87
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4703 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87105-1713
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-836-2464
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