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Abuelo's

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€€ - €€€
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
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3440 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85226-5065
+1 480-855-0960
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11:00 - 21:00
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Berkeley, California
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209 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were visiting my sister and brother-in-law, and their family, and they love this restaurant (the Chandler branch of a chain), so perhaps our experience on our one evening here is the outlier. The chips were thin and broke off easily and none of the three salsas had much flavor, which was disappointing because often that's the best part of... More 

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Thank BerkeleyJohn
Chandler, Arizona
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very attentive staff - we never went without a full glass, salsa, and chips while waiting. The build your own enchiladas feature was great fun! We will have to go back to try other options.

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Thank DesiraeB52
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We're thrilled you had an enjoyable experience, and hope to see you back soon. Thanks, Chris Lopez, GM More 

Maricopa, Arizona
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448 reviews
339 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On Tuesday 1/03/2017, we stopped into our favorite "Mexican" restaurant for lunch. The reason why I used " " is Mexican restaurants in AZ are Americanized. Abuelo's is one of the best as we dine here often. We arrived before Noon and ordered Guac Appetizer and two orders of Cile Rellenos + soft drinks as it was early in the... More 

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Thank PropellerJourney
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

What a wonderful review! Thank you for taking the time to share your dining experience with us. We are so honored to hear that we're your favorite Mexican Restaurant! Hope to see you soon, Chris Lopez, GM More 

Fairbanks, Alaska
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101 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited several times over the years and they are very consistent in food quality and service Always good.

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Thank Freefrogs99
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

Thanks for the wonderful review! We appreciate you being a loyal guest, and look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, Chris Lopez, GM More 

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the ambiance, the server was helpful and the food was good, tasty, lots of variety and a good sized portion.

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Thank DougieMavis
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

So happy to hear this about your visit! Thank you for the awesome review, and we look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, Chris Lopez, GM More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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169 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Stopped by for lunch while in Chandler for business. The service was attentive and the food was excellent. A nice quantity of chips and three different salsas came out very quickly. I enjoyed the shrimp cocktail that had a nice shrimp briney-ness to it and lots of delicious chunky veggies with creamy avocado. I also had the Reynosa salad which... More 

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Thank rcote75
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review about your recent visit! I'm so glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you soon when your in town. Thanks, Chris Lopez, GM More 

Chandler, Arizona
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Went with family for a dinner there was six adults and 4 kids . Food was OK and service was slow . And with kids that's always a problem

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Thank Joann P
AbuelosManagers, Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

Joann, we're so sorry your experience was anything less than amazing. We would like to learn more about your visit. If you could, please send an email to paigew@food-concepts.com with your contact information so we can speak with you directly. Thanks. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Was here with about 12 on a business trip. The setting is pleasant and appropriate to the cuisine creating a beautiful experience. I ordered pork medallions with enchiladas. The medallions were wrapped in bacon, tender, and delicious. Cooked to perfection. The enchiladas and whipped potatoes were also tasty. Food came warm and ready to dig into. All parties were complimentary... More 

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Arizona City, Arizona
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93 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

You are served chips and salsa for free. They provide several salsas. I love the original (red). The entries are all modestly priced and all taste good. The flan for dessert is definitely the highlight. You must try this!!!

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Thank Jim W
PHOENIX
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

This place is the real deal. The portions are generous, the plates are hot, the drinks are reasonably priced and the food is fantastic. Go early because it fills up quickly

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Thank J R R
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review! We hope to see you soon. Thanks, Chris Lopez, GM More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3440 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85226-5065
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Chandler
  • Phone Number: +1 480-855-0960

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?