El Charrito authentic Mexican restaurant is located in Salinas, California welcoming people from all over the Monterey Bay area to get a taste of traditional Mexican cuisine. If you are searching “best Mexican food near me” or looking for family recipes that you will find nowhere else, look no further. We pride ourselves on our authenticity and commitment to being the best at what we do. Come in for a night out or bring the whole family for a fun-filled dinner in an exciting and eventful atmosphere. No matter the reason, El Charrito welcomes you!

Made Fresh Daily

We prepare our food daily, so you can count on fresh ingredients in every meal that we serve. Our dedication to exceeding your expectations allows us to provide you with Mexican food you will love. If you live near or around the Salinas area come in and see what El Charrito has to offer; made fresh daily straight from our family to yours. We make food that you can count on to taste just as delicious as it looks. 

What’s On the Menu?

Whether you’re craving fresh tamales, a hearty breakfast burrito, taquitos, a traditional-style burrito, or a shameless side of guac and chips, we have delicious eats that we are sure you’ll be dreaming about well after you’ve licked the plate clean. Not sure what you want? We would love to help you find something that will satisfy your craving!

 Check out our menu and come in and visit us! We love serving food that not only soothes the stomach but also delights the soul. Can’t stay? Order online!