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Chili's Grill & Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
2249 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6529
+1 575-628-1275
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good29%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
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“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Southwestern, Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2249 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6529
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1 - 10 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had supper here about 8 pm on a Saturday night. I think the waitress disliked me because I did not order alcohol. My husband ordered a beer but I think the waitstaff is expected to push the alcoholic drinks. The food was OK. It...More

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 4 September 2017

What the heck. Most chain restaurants are just that the same old food and quality wherever you go. Nothing spectacular, but at least a standard. This place surely makes all other Chili's look bad. The food was bland and cold. It took forever for us...More

Thank lowemanc
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I stopped here on my way to Sitting Bull Falls. I ordered the Triple Dippers and everything on the plate was dry as a bone. I'm Type 1 diabetic and my blood sugar was low so I couldn't send anything back, because I had to...More

Thank J L P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Service ok, but the food was tasteless, guacamole bland, entrees lukewarm. Would have been better to go to IHOP or Sonic or Subway. However, in Carlsbad, we did not find a decent local or chain restaurant in our 2.5 day stay to visit Carlsbad Caverns,...More

Thank REB1815
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

First, they wanted my cell number to put in at the host stand. I told the young lady, "I'll be standing right here (4 feet away)." She persisted, saying "It won't complete without a number," so I gave her a fake number. What's the deal...More

Thank Swimfins
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Good service. Good food. It is what we expect from Chili's. We were seated quickly, and the waitress was expedient. The food took the right amount of time, and all was great. Of course, we had the ribs!

Thank Vince G
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

A single hostess at the front acknowledges us, and our request for a table for two as we look into a dining room with three empty tables. She then disappears into the back for 5 full minutes, emerging with a bottle of soda and no...More

Thank SundanceMountain
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Several visits over time. Not the best we have visited. Once, chicken tenders were very greasy. Tasted as if it was cooked in old oil. Tried to call in an order tonight and was put on hold for 10 minutes. Hung up and placed order...More

Thank cnanrw
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My family ate at this Chili's on a Monday evening. The restaurant was busy but it only took about 5 minutes to be seated. The wait staff was friendly but very hurried. The "computer went down" so they lost our order. The food took about...More

Thank TexasTravels91
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Went with softball team approximately 20 people..it was 930 when we called and jennifer the manager said they could accomodate us.we arrived and they had tables ready..we had a delicious meal..they close at 11 however due to our large group jennifer allowed us to stay...More

Thank Laura L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2249 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6529
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-628-1275
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