Chelas Mexican Grill is happy to announce our participation in the 2017 OC Restaurant Week coming this March 5th through 11th.

Chelas Mexican Grill Participating in 2017 OC Restaurant Week

There was a time when we would welcome new members to the community with a plate of food. Food has always been a way to bond with new people, old friends, and family. We have food at every celebration and every somber gathering. Food brings people together in ways that nothing else does. Now, it’s […]

The history of the taco may be shorter than you think and comes from a surprising source with an interesting trek to America.

The History of the Taco

We all have an idea of what a taco should be, and for the most part, we think that tacos have been around forever. If asked about the history of the taco some may believe that it comes from native times in Mexico. With the popularity of the taco, no one can be blamed for […]

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Chelas Recognized as Best Tacos in Orange County

There are many lists out there that help us decide many different things in our life. We check the internet for the best cocktails, best recipes, best activities and best tacos. Here at Chelas Mexican Grill, our primary goal is to provide the best Mexican food in Orange County. While that may seem like a […]


Fun Fiesta Party Decorations

Throwing a fiesta is a safe bet for a good time. To turn your ordinary party into a fiesta, you need just a few things. First, you need music, food, and of course, fun fiesta party decorations. No matter what theme party you throw, the decor will set the ambiance. If you want a fun […]


Tips For The Ultimate Fiesta

Anyone can throw a party but to throw the ultimate fiesta you need to go the extra mile. Everything from the food to the music needs to be in line with the theme. There are some tips for the ultimate fiesta that can help you keep your head on straight during the planning stage. After […]


35+ Taco Recipes: Chicken, Beef, and More

There is a very special day coming up, and it will be celebrated by just about everyone, whether they know it or not. October 4th is National Taco Day! To take part in the celebration, you can make your favorite taco recipes. You may have a few taco recipes that you already like to use […]

Fall Party Recipes To Love

Fall Party Recipes For All Ages

Fall isn’t thought of as a “cooking season”. However, if you’re planning on throwing a fall party, you’ll need some spooky recipes. The beauty is, these fall party recipes can allow you to get really creative. Instead of falling into the trap thinking fall is not for cooking, think again. Get creatively scary with some […]

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Great Coffee Shops in Orange County

From the early morning until the late evening people are on the move in Orange County. To get started in the morning and keep the momentum going people depend on great tasting coffee. Some of the best coffee shops in Orange County help keep the entire county running throughout the day. While many people drink […]

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21 Things to Do in Laguna Beach California

Laguna Beach is known as a resort city in Southern California. There are many visitors to the area, and they come from all over the world. Due to its popularity, there are many things to do in Laguna Beach. However, while some people think it’s just for the tourists, people who live here will tell […]