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El Chaparro Mexican Bar & Grill

5405 Fm 1488 Rd, Magnolia, TX 77354-2402
+1 281-259-6769
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“taco” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (8 reviews)
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5405 Fm 1488 Rd, Magnolia, TX 77354-2402
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

We have never had a bad experience and have been here several times. Good mexican food at reasonable prices. Good variety.

Thank brycenalice
Reviewed 12 September 2016

One of our favorite restaurants. Food and service is good. It recently changed ownership and at first there was a decline in food but it's back up to par. I would recommend. We had the fajitas for two on our last visit and it was...More

Thank AggiemomTx
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We had a party of 10 and decided to dine at El Chaparro which is close to my brother's home. After much deliberation on where to eat, we decided that Mexican food was a good choice. My brother said they had changed management and he...More

Thank Bruce A
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I have heard this restaurant was good when it first opened and now it is under new management. The food was awful! I ordered a flauta, tamale, and enchilada combo. There was grit in my bite of enchilada. The chicken flauta had weird meat. I...More

1  Thank kolpcar
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This restaurant does Mexican food right! And you will be stuffed. Friendly staff and reasonable prices. A little tricky to find as it sits back from the busy FM 1488 road. Well worth the trip.

Thank Jayre
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We went here to try their famous fajitas and were not disappointed. They were very tasty and the sides that came with them (Frijoles, pico...etc) were very good also. The margaritas were very good, one and we were feeling all right lol. Clean bathrooms, good...More

Thank hd c
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We started coming here because a friend told us how good the fajitas were. They were right! We now compare all others to these. The margaritas are great, the salsa is wonderful, and my daughter can't get enough of the queso! We think everything else...More

Thank Kelly Y
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Since my last review a lot has changed. The service continues to deteriorate, the food is poorly executed, and we recenlty had to send back lunch. We used to order the Appetizer Sampler which was our favorite but they significantly shrunk the portions, which the...More

Thank Texan_Diner
Reviewed 3 March 2016

They have a variety of Tex-Mex food: the prices are acceptable and the food is tasty. The service was also good and the facility was clean. They have a big bar and parking area. I saw a lot of families eating there. We went there...More

Thank Marianela L
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Good Mexican restaurant, nice ambience, prices are acceptable and the food is delicious, the facilities are clean and the rest rooms are very clean, they have plenty of parking spaces outside and the margaritas are really delicious

Thank bryanmantezoni
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5405 Fm 1488 Rd, Magnolia, TX 77354-2402
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Magnolia
  • Phone Number: +1 281-259-6769
  • E-mail
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