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Los Charros Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
2010 SE Delaware Ave, Suite 230, Ankeny, IA 50021-3918
+1 515-964-4264
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice” (4 reviews)
“taco salad” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2010 SE Delaware Ave, Suite 230, Ankeny, IA 50021-3918
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go here frequently... best tamales ever, and tableside guac is so good! Cheese sauce is really good. Service can be iffy.

Thank U2652PAdebbieg
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Have gone here a few times with colleagues and the food has been delicious every time. Best horchata I've had in recent memory. Every dish we've tried has been good. Their house hot sauce/salsa (not sure what they call it but it's not really a...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The food there is good! We sat down was not busy, hostess said she was bringing sling for baby car seat and she never did. Our waitress didn't bring out our food nor did she come and check with us til we flagged her down...More

Thank Mham516
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Enjoyed our dinner, margaritas, and evening here. I had a chicken dish that was excellent, husband had enchiladas and friends had taco salad. Everything was excellent, plus good service.

Thank Married40
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a gringo restaurant. I am a gringo but like authentic Mexican. We have eaten here twice and both times the food was constantly ok. The rice is tasteless. The black beans were ok. The service in good and people are friendly. The drinks...More

Thank InformedCorp
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is the best Mexican restaurant.... And I'm Mexican so I can say that:) They have table side guacamole made to order. There stuffed poblano dish is so so so good. Enjoy!!!

Thank DDFitzgerald
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I have some favorite Mexican restaurants and there seems to be an opinion that Cazador is the best in town, but Los Charros has got to be near the top. Reasonable prices and always attentive and super friendly staff. This was my first visit in...More

Thank IowaTravellinGuy
Reviewed 27 June 2016

went for dinner recently and it looked like 2 people were running the entire front dining room. this made for pretty slow service on things like drink refills chip and salsa refills and getting our meal. I ordered 3 soft shell beef tacos and there...More

Thank IAmostinterestingman
Reviewed 17 May 2016

If you are looking for good mexican then look no more. Los Charros is the place you have been looking for. The food is very good and the waitstaff are very attentive. My husband and I really enjoyed our dinner and are planning on going...More

Thank carterdombrowski
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I was here for lunch and ordered the Super Burrito. I thought it was quite good. The service was very good. The menu is reasonably priced. Give it a try.

Thank Bryan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 SE Delaware Ave, Suite 230, Ankeny, IA 50021-3918
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-964-4264
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Craving Mexican food? El Charro Mexican Restaurant of Ankeny, IA is here for you. We are a family owned and operated business with full bar service. Our restaurant features homemade tortillas and a mesquite wood grill for the tastiest Tex-Mex cuisine. Our love for our food allows us to create dishes with the freshest ingredients and the finest traditional Mexican recipes. Our friendly and accommodating staff will be glad to serve you. Experience a great family restaurant.
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