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Los Chilitos Taco and Tequila House

#1,206 of 3,019 Restaurants in Calgary}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, Latin, Spanish
1309 17 Ave SW | Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2T 0C4, Canada
+1 403-228-5528
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“chorizo” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
“pineapple” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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1309 17 Ave SW | Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2T 0C4, Canada
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Found this place by accident. Tried several different tacos and the only authentic tasting tacos were the Cochinita. If you haven't tired a chochinita taco yet you probably should get on that quickly because you have yet to live! The guacamole was fresh and the...More

Thank Bridgette2012
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We went to enjoy lunch on the patio and some margaritas. The only way we could get a clean table was to clean one ourselves. We even grabbed a spray bottle to wipe the table, and the staff saw us doing this, but did not...More

Thank CgyGirl
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited late on Monday afternoon but before the after work crowd. We ordered chicken quesadillas and a Classico salad. Sort of being down in Mexico this is the best Mexican fare we have experienced, actually a damn sight better then some...More

Thank Jamieswanson55
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We went on Taco Tuesday to get some $2.50 Taco's. The Taco's were really great and all 6 taco's we tried were excellent. The portions are very very small though. Two of us went through 13 taco's in no time. Add some drinks and all...More

Thank Grant H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I have been here a couple of times while I am shopping at the market I tried most of the tacos some are good others are pretty boring the ones I liked were Cochinita (pork) & the Pastor (pork with pineapple) but were juicy lots...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We stopped by with a large party the other night, this was my first time dining here, we were recommended to try them out. The atmosphere is great, love the music, but unfortunately the food was really bad. And the value is pathetic. The tacos...More

Thank Jfo4
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a casual spot for dinner along 17th Avenue S.W. as she was already in the area and I was just meeting her. I read about Los Chilitos on TripAdvisor and thought we would give it a try. Friday...More

Thank blmcalgary2016
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've been twice and have enjoyed it but was not overwhelmed... A little slow and the food is pretty good but there could be some improvement. Portions are a little small and not always as fresh as I would like. It's pretty pricey as well...More

Thank Nezinator
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Good food, the taste of homemade original Mexican and the ambience gives you the illusion of being in Mexico enjoying a beer and eating tacos! Best dishes: guacamole and totopos of course! Shrimp quesadillas, flautas de pollo, tacos de pescado, tacos de carnitas! We've had...More

Thank Francesca M
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I Love the food here, BUT year after year the WASP problem goes unacknowledged by management. I will unfortunately not be giving one of my favorite places another chance. The service was lovely as always, but even the servers were agreeing how ridiculous the wasp...More

Thank Shara L
loschilitoscalgary, Owner at Los Chilitos Taco and Tequila House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Hello, We apologize for your experience last time with those pesky Wasps. We did put up wasp traps but they obviously don't seem to be doing the trick so well. We contacted a pest control company yesterday when we were notified of this and they...More

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Questions & Answers
Liz V
29 March 2017|
Response from loschilitoscalgary | Property representative |
Hello Liz, We do offer Chiles Rellenos, however they are not deep fried. We'd love for you to try them and let us know what you think.
David J
5 July 2015|
Response from loschilitoscalgary | Property representative |
Hi, yes family friendly. No minors after 9pm tho! Regards,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1309 17 Ave SW | Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2T 0C4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Mont royal
  • Neighbourhood: Mont royal
  • Phone Number: +1 403-228-5528
  • E-mail
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