El Chile Cafe y Cantina

Row 1

1809 Manor Rd (at Chicon St)
Austin, TX 78722
(512) 457-9900
$ $ $ $
Mon, Sun: 11:00 AM–9:00 PM Tue–Sat: 11:00 AM–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • I don't usually like frozen margaritas, but they're great at this place. Try the prickly pear.
  • Queso Flameado!
  • The salsa is the bees knees.
  • The Chilango is one of the most unique (and best) margaritas in Austin...a must try.
  • Try the Chiango Margarita: a smooth, frozen orange margarita (made with Valenton gold tequila) is kicked up with a sprinkle of housemade chili salt.
  • The prickly pear margarita is awesome. They need to do something about the flies though. : /
  • tortilla soup is like warmed up red enchilada sauce. fail.
  • If you can manage, try to sit outside on the deck and order a prickly pear margarita.
  • Don't forget to use TabbedOut! As for check from server here and enter code into TabbedOut to pay with your iphone or android!
  • Great Happy Hour with half-price apps. Lunch is better with the Charlies Lunch Special.
  • Tortilla soup is best in Austin;)
  • Charlie's Lunch Special is awesome.
  • Sangria and Queso, mole and veggie dish.
  • Such a fantastic little find. Their salsa is one in a million and the food makes me want to move into the back and create a home there.
  • Vegetarian delights! The roasted salsa is delicious and you can't go wrong with the Relleno!
  • "Check in" to El Chile on FB and get a quest on the house & the quest is thick and good with mushrooms!
  • Delicious house margaritas, great happy hour menu/prices. Service can be hit or miss.
  • Tex mex brunch ilu
  • Get a La Tuna (formerly Prickly Pear) margarita. Trust me.
  • Dip one chip after another into the dark exotic Salsa that won first place in the Austin Chronicle's Hot Sauce Contest while you take in the colorful art on the walls.