1. Latin Dishes Celebrities Love

    Who doesn’t love a classic, authentic dish of Mexican food placed in front of them? In Monterey at El Charrito, we understand what traditional, authentic and classic Mexican food really means, and it’s not a feature you can find at just any Mexican restaurant. At El Charrito, we take feedback seriously. We want to make sure our dishes are everything you have always wanted which is why we’re …Read More

  2. Health Benefits of Mexican Food – Part 2

    In our last blog we talked about the many health benefits of eating our amazing Mexican food (like we needed an excuse!), and here is part 2! Jalapenos What is Mexican food without some jalapenos? Jalapenos can not only help speed up your metabolism, but they also have capsaicin in them; capsaicin can lower your cholesterol. So come on in and get something spicy, like one of our fresh salsas! They…Read More

  3. Health Benefits of Mexican Food – Part 1

    We don’t need an excuse to crave good Mexican food in Monterey. But did you know that Mexican food actually has health benefits? Here are a few ways why enjoying good and flavorful Mexican food is beneficial to our health s: Beans Beans not only have fiber which helps keep you feeling full longer well after you’ve enjoyed your food, but the fiber found in beans can help with cholesterol, and c…Read More

  4. Traditional Food to Eat in Mexico Part 2

    Mexican food is delicious. And, if you have a palate that craves spicy food, you’re in for a treat. At our authentic Mexican restaurant, you can find many traditional dishes that you can’t find elsewhere. So, if you’re skipping the flight to Mexico and you’d like to save some money on travel expenses, give some of these traditional Mexican dishes a try: Top Authentic Mexican Dishes To Try …Read More

  5. Benefits of Mexican Catering

    Catering is a service that many people love. However, there are still many individuals out there that have not used such a service. This leaves us feeling disappointed because we know how beneficial it can be! So, if you have an event coming up, now may be the time to learn why you should choose El Charrito here in Monterey as your preferred vendor for authentic Mexican food caterers. Benefits of …Read More

  6. How to Pronounce Your Mexican Dish

    Most people know how to say taco and burrito without a problem, but what about dish names, such as costillas and carne asada? Chances are, your server will know what you mean, even if you mispronounce the name of the dish. However, we’d like to share a few tips on how to pronounce your traditional Mexican food dish the next time you come see us for a meal. Pronouncing J Js, in Spanish, are prono…Read More