Corona del Mar

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
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The family and I went to the beach and on our way home we called some restaurants on our route and one of the restaurants was El Cholo. On the call, the... More

Such good quality Mexican food in CDM. My fiancé and I were starving while driving through Orange County and this was such a good find. We got virgin... More

For New Year's Eve, I treated myself to lunch at El Cholo. It's right on PCH, just a short stroll from the "Big Corona" and "Little Corona" beaches (and for... More