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El Cholo


All of the El Cholo Restaurants feature authentic and traditional Mexican dishes, many of which have come from family recipes dating back to 1923. Our distinctive menu offers classics such as our famous green corn tamales, enchiladas, and sizzling fajitas.


  • Casual Dining
  • Catering
  • Full Bar
  • Group Dining
  • Has TV
  • Kid Friendly
  • Take Out
Yelp Based on 559 Reviews Yelp

Delicious and simple Mexican food! It doesn't look fancy from the outside, and the dining area is simple and basic, but the food abs service are good. We... More

I was surprised by this restaurant. It seems like it's filled with history and culture. The original location is in LA and I definitely want to go there... More

Had previously been to El Cholo in La Habra, but visited the CDM location for the first time last night - expectations exceeded! The restaurant is located... More

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