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El Chicano Restaurant

6 N Earl Ave, Lafayette, IN 47904-2813
+1 765-448-4206
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible26%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (4 reviews)
“hidden place” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
6 N Earl Ave, Lafayette, IN 47904-2813
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Reviewed February 15, 2018

I LOVE the Tacos!! They indeed serve the most authentic food in town without a doubt. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Juan M
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

I was expecting traditional Tex mex but was pleasantly surprised. As an added bonus, you can order off the menu from the diner next door as well. My daughter ordered a chicken quesadilla which is the biggest I have ever seen. My son had a...More

Thank Tiffany T
Reviewed August 27, 2017

It's a hidden place in town with the most AUTHENTIC Mexican food. Wonderful service, a diamond worth finding.

Thank Doug A
Reviewed February 1, 2017

I'd heard that this was one of the best, if not the best, Mexican restaurant in the city. Considering how many there are here, I knew I had to try it. Went in for dinner last Saturday. Only 1 other table there. The place is...More

Thank djkudrak
Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

Traveling through the area and stopped for gas. Decided to search for a burrito for lunch. El Chicano turned up highly rated on other rating service and decided to give it a shot. Delicious steak burrito was the result. Highly recommended.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

The food is just amazing, very authentic mexican food. GREAT SERVICE as we'll. It's a hidden place but, worth finding it.

Thank jmorales09
Reviewed September 9, 2014

In all of my life I have never been treated so disrespectfully and rudely! The menu was not familiar so we were asking questions about different food items. I thought you could do that in a restaurant. The owner seemed put out. They brought us...More

Thank tina1315
Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. It is unique ad it is very flavorful without all the grease of the other places around. The enchiladas poblanos are very good. My wife lives the beeg soup and the shrimp cocktail. When I have money the seafood...More

Thank NewManDue
Reviewed August 29, 2014

When I went I had tacos and a Fanta my waitress Alina seemed like she didn't want to be there she had an attitude and was very rude whe I asked her for a refill she rolled her eyes and took forever to get it...More

Thank sam1345
Reviewed May 24, 2012

El Chicano is or should I say was one of the mexican restaurants I liked to dine at until today. I went in for lunch, place was empty, restaurant owner was sitting and greeted us. He actually waitied on us. when placing my order i...More

2  Thank Letty T
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 N Earl Ave, Lafayette, IN 47904-2813
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 765-448-4206
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