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El Charro Authentic Mexican

2086 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-5009
+1 601-362-4447
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good14%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2086 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-5009
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Was disappointed due to the great reviews. Chips and salsa were standard fare. I ordered the Chile Colorado which is a favorite of mine at other restaurants. I found the beef tips to be very tough and seemed to be of a low quality. The...More

Thank Beercart
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch to get fajitas with my wife as this place has generally positive reviews. Margaritas were 2-for-1 but declined after I asked if they were prepared from a mix. We ordered two fajitas, one steak, one chicken. When they came out we almost...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This was one of the worst places we have visited in quite a while. Our waiter got our order wrong right off the bat. The margaritas taste like there was no tequila in them. The guacamole tasted like grass and the salsa was so bland...More

Thank CowboyBiker
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this jewel a few weeks ago and couldn't wait to get back. The food is way above your average Mexican restaurant Jackson. The server and manager were very polite and fast. I wish we had a place like this closer to our...More

Thank Catch-22d
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

By far the most consistent, best food, best service of any Mexican restaurant in the Jxn metro area. I eat here almost every week sometimes twice a week. Popular lunch location. Cheap. In and out quickly and it's always...ALWAYS GREAT. Evenings and drinks are just...More

Thank RickyFlynt
Reviewed 20 April 2016

My mother and I stopped for dinner after being told it was a pretty good local restaurant. Wow - it was fantastic! We each had something recommended by the server, and the portions and flavors were phenomenal. If I'm in the area again, I'll definitely...More

Thank msubrit
Reviewed 3 January 2016

It's difficult to find restaurants that consistently offer great food. Because I eat out very often, I have several that I go to regularly. El Charro is one of them. The wait staff is always prompt with chips and salsa and drink orders and then...More

Thank Wayne R
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

I eat here at least once a week for the last 8 years. I eat alot of mexican. You won't find better service and consistently great food than here. Clean too. My favorites are the chicken enchiladas Verdes and the shrimp and chorizo quesadilla. If...More

Thank RickyFlynt
Reviewed 21 October 2015

I have been eating at El Charo from more than 10 years. The salsa is the best I have ever had. The food is always great and the service is just as great! I do not go anywhere else to eat Mexican because I'm always...More

Thank Tina J
Reviewed 28 October 2014

We are vegetarian and were passing through Jackson after dropping our son off at LSU. The lunch was very good and there is also another restaurant in their small chain located in Horn Lake,MS. We have eaten at the Horn Lake location multiple times as...More

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2086 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-5009
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-362-4447
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