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Chretin's Restaurant & Cantina

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Mexican, Southwestern
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505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
+1 928-782-1291
11:00 - 22:00
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All hours
Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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148 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was very quiet when my wife and I arrived for late lunch. We were greeted warmly and seated in a booth. Menu selection was vast and varied. Started with tortilla chips with a spicy red sauce. My wife ordered the shrimp tacos and I ordered the fish tacos. They were very good. My wife went on and on about... More 

Thank Andrew S
Monticello, Utah
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had eaten here in early 2013 and had a very good supper meal. Being in Yuma three years later, we decided to try it again. Absolutely not disappointed! Our waitress was very friendly, attentive and personable. The food (I had three types of tacos. My wife had a combo plate of two different tacos and rice/beans) was delicious. Plus,... More 

Thank Jeffrey H
Holbrook, Arizona, United States
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for an afternoon snack. They served freshly made tortilla chips, excellent guacamole, and a tasty variety snack plate. Waiter was friendly and attentive.

Thank Barbara F
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Service was good and food was as well. Very generous portions. Table side made guacamole is offered. Did not order but looked yummy and HUGE portion

Thank Fancy3665
Morris, Illinois
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This place has a lot or fresh fare at good prices and many great drinks to chose from. This also offers some other food that is other than mexican.

Thank michael o
Yuma, Arizona
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82 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to this restaurant located on 16th St. Just a few blocks off I-8 entering Yuma from the west. There is plenty of parking. There is "NO U- TURN" allowed at this corner so save yourself a traffic ticket, make a left and go a half block and make a u turn. Parking lot entrance is... More 

Thank DRO O
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Good Mexican food and margaritas. Really enjoyed the history of the restaurant. Been in Yuma since 1912. Their choices of tequila fill one whole page about 14 inches long. Easy access from freeway too.

Thank Linda S
tribune ks
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108 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Table side guacamole was excellent. My shrimp tacos were good. Service was terrible. Order was messed up. Drink orders too. One thing comes then you wait for rest of table to get theirs. Was 30 min before entire table got food. Asked for check. 40 min later we went to find waitress as the first 2 times checks were not... More 

Thank lotsofslots
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10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Visited for lunch because it was easy access from interstate. Service was good, place was busy with lunch crowd but the area was kept clean. Food was good and service quick. Staff was well trained and helpful when needed.

Thank Ivan J
Lake Mary, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

If I would have looked at some of the photos posted on Yelp before I went there today I wouldn't have gone. The photos other people have posted show the food, nothing looks decent. Well believe me, the food here is awful. When it arrived to my table It had a film over it, like it was poured directly from... More 

Thank cwendeman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 E 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85365-2027
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Yuma
  • Phone Number: +1 928-782-1291

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?