El Charro Cafe

Cuisine: Latin, Mexican

Price: $

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The original El Charro, founded in 1922, is the oldest Mexican restaurant in Tucson; the original owner, Monica Flin, is said to have invented the chimichanga. The restaurant also claims the...  Read More

  • Best for Group Friendly Because: El Charro Cafe has a large, family-friendly dining room and a menu full of traditional Sonoran-style Mexican food specialties.
  • Best for Southwestern Because: El Charro Cafe is a southwestern institution with a menu full of Mexican classics.
  • Recommended as Best Restaurants, Mexican Because: El Charro Cafe is a must-visit foodie destination when in Tucson, the perfect spot for celebrating Tucson's rich Mexican food legacy.
  • Best for Family Friendly Because: El Charro is the city's oldest and most popular family-run Mexican food restaurant, ideal for a family outing.

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