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El Charro Restaurant

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916 Florida Ave Ste D, Cocoa, FL 32922-7871
+1 321-639-1004
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:15
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:15
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Cocoa, FL
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice quaint Mexican restaurant. I like the colorful decor. The service is very good and so is the food. You cannot leave hungry. Also has a nice little bar area. Seating is roomy and tables are not on top of each other so the noise level and navigation isn't an issue when trying to have a conversation. My mom loved... More 

Thank Fishing_Around
Rockledge, Florida
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183 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New menu items since my last visit! Now they offer some wonderful Cuban dishes! Everthing we had was great. The sangria was wonderful. I especially enjoyed my black beans, rice & maduros!

Thank thepope3_12
Oviedo, Florida
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We can walk to Cocoa Village and have a choice of good cusine. But when it comes to Mexican this is The place. We like to sit at the bar, great margarita! Always fresh ingredients, easy, relaxed atmosphere. Friendly n priced right.

Thank BJW152
Greensboro, North Carolina
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235 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch with the parents. It was really good. Everything was pretty authentic. Cuban food is on their menu as well. My only criticism would be there was way too much onion in the salsa, but that's my opinion.

Thank sgtsbud
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

You won't be disappointed with your visit to El Charro's. This family-run restaurant offers great Mexican food at great prices. The quesadillas and burritos are chock full of meat, the grilled chicken salad with avocados is delicious, and the chips and salsa keep coming. They even offer a "children's salsa" for those who prefer not to walk around all day... More 

Thank PattyBlank
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I think we've tried them all, but we keep coming back to El Charro's. After a bad experience at another Mexican restaurant in the area, we took our relatives here where they thoroughly enjoyed the bar and food. My favorite is the Carnitas, a meal with crispy chunks of pork in some magic sauce, rice, black beans, grilled onions and... More 

Thank Patricia C
Cape Canaveral, Florida
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259 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Large portions. Decent food. Friendly staff. Lots of regular customers. I like the place, but every time we go I end up thinking that next time we'll try some other Mexican place instead.

Thank HungryGreg
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We had an awsome server she was new had a little trouble with the beer menu wich was to be expected seeing how she was new. I wish i could remember her name. She preformed flawlessly and had our food out quick and hot and correct. Big kudos!! However the host and the only reason i am righting a review... More 

Thank moveswithwater
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The fajitas for delicious and so was the mango margarita they serve lots of food I had to take some home the waiter Alex is excellent

Thank llittleles
Cocoa Beach, Florida
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109 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

There really isn't anything on the menu that isn't absolutely delicious... From the chips and salsa to the macho burrito and the perfect margaritas.. You cant not love this place!!!!! Best around for sure!!

Thank Billy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 916 Florida Ave Ste D, Cocoa, FL 32922-7871
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Cocoa
  • Phone Number: +1 321-639-1004
Just a great place to kick back with friends & family and to enjoy the great atmosphere that's kept folks coming back since 1985. Take some time to browse our menu online.

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