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Los Panchos de Charly Mexican Grill & Cantina

) #641 of 3,973 Restaurants in San Diego $$ - $$$ Mexican, Latin,
431 E St, San Diego, CA 92101-6111
+1 619-237-1320
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
$$ - $$$
431 E St, San Diego, CA 92101-6111
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The prices are average and the food is good. Lots of chips and salsa provided while you wait. Its a bit dark because its also a bar but the service was good and fast.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outdoor seating options, fun decor, and attentive waitstaff. The menu is pretty standard, but the food is well prepared. This was the perfect spot for a late lunch on a weekday. It looks like it is probably lively for evening cocktails. So if you are...More

Thank OutWanderin
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Drinks were small and weak with prices that did not match the quality or service. Service was slow an inattentive. In all, it was a disappointment. Would not return. Better food almost anywhere on the Gaslamp district.

Thank David M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

An excellent Mexican restaurant, good menu, large selection, fresh food. Very "homey" feeling, service good rather than excellent. The drinks were reasonable quality, but somewhat overpriced. And they had run out of desserts, which disappointed my husband greatly :-)

Thank 416Traveller2013
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This restaurant was near our timeshare so we went over for a late dinner and sat outside. Bring ear plugs because the music was playing very loud. Their menu has a great selection of appetizers, quesadillas, burritos, tacos, enchiladas, chile rellenos, and fajitas. We ordered...More

Thank BigDMI
Reviewed 22 March 2017

My favourite! In a 5 day trip to San Diego I managed to get three meals here and it was consistently excellent. Attentive, helpful staff, excellent and generous meals with a shaken margarita that makes me drool to remember. I promised I'd be back next...More

Thank Phil J
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The shrimp tacos were right out of the water fresh, none of the cardboard solient green variety with no taste you get from some places. The green chili sauce rocks. Best food we had in SD and the prices are great. Go. You'll be glad.

Thank Stuckshutter
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Nice Mexican food. Not too fancy, but that is not a dig on the food - it was really good! and the chips and salsa - - excellent! Ha the enchiladas platter and filled to the max. Nice beer selection. Nice atmosphere, but it was...More

Thank DogfaceJones
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Gopd pricing good drinks awesome service open late . Best Mexican food in San Diego. There maitai on point

Reviewed 7 February 2017

My family has been coming to this restaurant for many years. The food is always wonderful and the service great. Love the Guacamole and Salsa. The sefaood enchiladas are to die for.

Thank Nikki4765
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 E St, San Diego, CA 92101-6111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-237-1320
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