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Taqueria El Charrito

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808 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 3J6, Canada
+1 403-478-2924
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
16 Apr 2016
“Mediocre food & even worse customer service!”
4 Apr 2016
“Enjoy the genuine taste”
Closes in 26 min
All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
808 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 3J6, Canada
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Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Dont come here!!! Ordered 4 birria tacos & an order of the enchiladas & two horchatas. The tacos came out cold and they used mozzarella cheese on the enchiladas. Its suppose to be mexican queso(cheese) fresco. Clearly they are trying to cut corners to save...More

Thank Yuri N
Reviewed 4 April 2016

This was like walking into a fast food joint in Mexico. Real food not made in a factory. A variety of choices, but no fish or vegetarian options. TV on the wall in Spanish, and many customers ordered in Spanish. I had a super filling...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 24 December 2015

If you are looking for very good authentic Mexican food in modest surroundings, try this place. If you are looking for Tex/Mex or some other form of Americanized/Canadianized Mexican food in an upscale place this isn't for you. I eat here often and find it...More

Thank Nick K
Reviewed 28 November 2015

I've eaten at a variety of Mexican establishments around North America, and this one is clearly the worst. I don't even know where to start. So bland, so bleh. The pork had to be at least a week old, it was so dry and flavourless....More

2  Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Do you ever get a food craving that just HAS to be satisfied? Well that was me the other day. On the drive back from Lake Louise to Calgary I became consumed with a craving for Mexican food. After driving aimlessly around the city looking...More

1  Thank Rhonda M
Reviewed 14 November 2015

I saw this Mexican fast food place on Kensington Rd from a bus flying past and thought, must try that, so dropped in today and ordered the quesadilla. The flavour was good and I was hungry, but I have to say it was the wateriest...More

Thank xena888
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Five of us went to taste the tacos. They have many variations of the theme to choose from - all at very good prices. Beef, chicken, pork, tongue, chorizo, BBQ style, etc. Food is ordered at a counter and prepared in a kitchen area. When...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

We have tried both Taqueria El Churrito locations now and it leaves me unimpressed. It's no substitute for Traditional Taco, which I miss. Both the Edmonton Trail and Kensington locations are clean and colourful, with pleasant service. Our first visit was to the Edmonton Trail...More

Thank JillKeats
Reviewed 24 January 2015

It was 12 noon Sunday. No one was in the restaurant. We decided to give it a try. AMBIANCE: Good, clean, and open space FOOD: My son and boyfriend ordered the mini tacos with steak. They served shredded beef. That was fine, my boyfriend just...More

2  Thank zoekabowee
Reviewed 11 January 2015 via mobile

Had the chicken, pork and beef tacos! Cheap and yummy! Seasoned well! Had the horchata as well, which is delicious! Very friendly people too!

Thank mmmkjcalgs
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 3J6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-478-2924
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