The Oldest Mexican Restaurant In The US Is Right Here In Arizona And It’s Delicious

It would be difficult to live in Arizona and not love Mexican food. All day, every day, scores of Mexican eateries all over the Grand Canyon State dole out plate after plate of delectable fare – and we scarf it up with a big smile on our face. With such a love for the cuisine, it comes as no surprise that the oldest Mexican restaurant in America is located right here at home, in Arizona.

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When is the last time you dined at El Charro? More importantly, when can you go back for more?

El Charro Cafe is located at 311 N Court Ave., Tucson, AZ 85705. It is open seven days a week: Sunday through Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Friday/Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Learn more on the official website of El Charro, the oldest Mexican restaurant in America.

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