Good food, festive atmosphere. Went with group of ten people for birthday. Everyone had a fantastic time.
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Nice place in the middle of Corona del Mar. The staff are all very pleasant. I don't eat meat so I enjoy the veggie enchilada - large plate of very tasty roasted veg with black beans and rice.
We were in town for a football game, and visiting family. This is a favorite of theirs, so we opted to dine here on a Friday evening. First, service is exceptional! Second, I would highly recommend outdoor seating. It is absolutely lovely. We had reservations...More
Came here for dinner on the early side (5 pm) since we flew in from east coast the day we ate here. I ordered the carnitas/pork with beans, Mexican rice and onions/cactus dish and my husband had the fish tacos. Took a long time to...More
Everytime we come to Newport Beach/Corona del Mar we stop to eat here! One of the best Mexican food restaurants we have been at! Everything is freshly home made! A must is the Chile Colorado...not on menu, but Hector, our server said it can be...More
We frequently go to El Cholo both by ourselves and with family and friends. Food always consistently terrific and the service on point We love the family recipes as well as the healthy takes on traditional Mexican food. The drinks are really, really great too.
Five of us, one a toddler, went here for dinner. Sat outside in the courtyard; it was wonderful. The various Margaritas were fine, as was the variety of food. Very tasty and fresh. Portions were generous. Service was excellent. I would recommend El Cholo, even...More
El Cholo is a great place to enjoy a really good Mexican meal based upon old family recipes. We have been going to this chain for many years and have never been disappointed in the food or the service. Glad they moved here form Irvine...More