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The 5 Best Chilis Near Fresno

Updated: June 21, 2022

Craving something spicy? We recommend visiting these Fresno eateries for the best chili dishes in town. We analyzed popular review and ranking sites and assimilated millions of reviews for Fresno’s best chili. So the next time you need a Coney chili dog or a classic chili verde drop in on one of these gems.

Find the perfect Chili spot

Brown Bear's Hot Dogs

$, Fresno$Fresno, Woodward Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Sal's Mexican Restaurant - Fresno

Mexican, $$, FresnoMexican, $$Fresno, Woodward Park
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
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Taco Grande

Mexican, $, FresnoMexican, $Fresno, Bullard
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Bobby Salazar's Mexican Foods

Mexican, $$, FresnoMexican, $$Fresno, Woodward Park
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Rosa Linda's

Mexican, $$, ClovisMexican, $$Clovis
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Chili craving shouldn't be so tough. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 2478 restaurants, and 141 lists and articles from top sources like Three Best Rated and Trip 101. For example, we considered Three Best Rated - 3 Best Mexican Restaurants in Fresno, CA and Trip 101 - 9 Mexican Restaurants In Fresno, California as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. If your next meal is in any of these ten restaurants, the Chili aficionado in you will rejoice.

FAQ

Sal's Mexican Restaurant - Fresno is the highest-rated vegetarian chili spot in Fresno.

Brown Bear's Hot Dogs, Speedy Zapatos Mexican Food, and Sal's Mexican Restaurant - Fresno are the highest-rated chili spots for take-out in Fresno.

There are 6 chili spots in Fresno.

Sal's Mexican Restaurant - Fresno and Bobby Salazar's Mexican Foods are the highest-rated chili spots for a pick-up order in Fresno.

Brown Bear's Hot Dogs, Speedy Zapatos Mexican Food, and Sal's Mexican Restaurant - Fresno are the highest-rated chili spots for lunch in Fresno.

Drink pairing tips for Chili

  • Shiraz and beef brisket taco


    If your food palns include Tex Mex, then you should consider helping it along with some red wine. We find that a Shiraz, with its hits of berry, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

  • The perfect match for your breakfast taco

    When having breakfast taco, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Michelada, a popular beer.

Interesting facts about Chili

  • Up for some chili con carne?

    How much chili con carne could you finish in 6 minutes? Get out of Joey Chestnut way because they ate 18 pounds.

  • A classic dish

    If you take a trip to chili con carne, then the well-known, tasty chili con carne should be on your radar! It is a local classic.

  • Celebrating a love for fajita

    Can’t get enough fajita? You’re not alone. The United States celebrates National Fajita Day every year on August 18.

Parking info

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