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Who opened the first Mexican restaurant in America?

Who opened the first Mexican restaurant in America?

10 Best. The original El Charro, founded in 1922, is the oldest Mexican restaurant in Tucson; the original owner, Monica Flin, is said to have invented the chimichanga.

Who was El Charro?

El Charro is the traditional horseman from Mexico who participates in the charreada, or Mexican rodeo. Charros are experts in horsemanship, rope tricks, bull riding and steer roping.