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Los Charros Mexican Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Spanish
2010 SE Delaware Ave, Suite 230, Ankeny, IA 50021-3918
+1 515-964-4264
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“rice” (5 reviews)
“burrito” (6 reviews)
“salsa” (10 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2010 SE Delaware Ave, Suite 230, Ankeny, IA 50021-3918
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This was our third visit to Los Charros. The food is always good and we go to get the made at the table Guacamole. You can get your Quac made the way you like right in front of you. So you know it is the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank N9626BFdavec
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

First of all when we were sat the waiter, came up and asked if we wanted water. My son asked for a margarita and I asked for a coke. I then asked for a dink menu. We ordered table made guacamole and cowboy dip. The...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bigdog77
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Worst food I've had in a long time. Ordered fajitas which we saw being delivered on steaming p,ages to other tables. Ours were ice cold along with the cold side of rice. My husbands burrito didn't cone until we were almost done. The waitress kept...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank hingfam1
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Had a good meal at Los Charros on our trip across the country on a Fall leaf turning search! We stayed in Ankeny, Iowa on our way to Missouri and we were craving some Mexican food in the afternoon! We found Las Charros and decided...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Rae A
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We go here frequently... best tamales ever, and tableside guac is so good! Cheese sauce is really good. Service can be iffy.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank U2652PAdebbieg
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Have gone here a few times with colleagues and the food has been delicious every time. Best horchata I've had in recent memory. Every dish we've tried has been good. Their house hot sauce/salsa (not sure what they call it but it's not really a...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank 743natalieb
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The food there is good! We sat down was not busy, hostess said she was bringing sling for baby car seat and she never did. Our waitress didn't bring out our food nor did she come and check with us til we flagged her down...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Mham516
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Enjoyed our dinner, margaritas, and evening here. I had a chicken dish that was excellent, husband had enchiladas and friends had taco salad. Everything was excellent, plus good service.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Married40
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a gringo restaurant. I am a gringo but like authentic Mexican. We have eaten here twice and both times the food was constantly ok. The rice is tasteless. The black beans were ok. The service in good and people are friendly. The drinks...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank InformedCorp
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is the best Mexican restaurant.... And I'm Mexican so I can say that:) They have table side guacamole made to order. There stuffed poblano dish is so so so good. Enjoy!!!

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank DDFitzgerald
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 SE Delaware Ave, Suite 230, Ankeny, IA 50021-3918
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-964-4264
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Craving Mexican food? El Charro Mexican Restaurant of Ankeny, IA is here for you. We are a family owned and operated business with full bar service. Our restaurant features homemade tortillas and a mesquite wood grill for the tastiest Tex-Mex cuisine. Our love for our food allows us to create dishes with the freshest ingredients and the finest traditional Mexican recipes. Our friendly and accommodating staff will be glad to serve you. Experience a great family restaurant.
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