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Don Rubens Mexican Restaurant

) #6 of 464 Restaurants in Glendale €€ - €€€ Mexican,
4323 W Cactus Rd, Ste 1, Glendale, AZ 85304-2340
+1 602-866-2900
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pollo” (7 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
4323 W Cactus Rd, Ste 1, Glendale, AZ 85304-2340
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time at Don Reuben's. The drinks, food, and service was tops. But even more amazing. Talked to a young family from Glendale with 2 little ones while waiting outside for a table for about 20 min. When bill was presented our waiter said -...More

Thank Gourmetgirl1940
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just luv this place! It is a very small place and best to go during off times otherwise the wait can be a bit much. The restaurant does not accept reservations. I usually try to make sure I am there at 11am when they...More

Thank arizona69
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Very consistent and busy. Good food, I get the enchilada, taco and tostada. Good bloody mary's. Definitely try it.

Thank robaby424
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We've been going here for several years with our children and now grandchild! The owner Steve is very hospitable and has the family working side by side. They run the kitchen like clockwork and the food is always excellent. The chicken in the Poco Pollo...More

Thank patnichols2008
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Yes, we've been here many times. Usually I like everything but I was disappointed with the shredded beef taco salad. I like the tortilla bowl but darn the lettuce was so skimpy! Pile on the iceberg! It should also be topped with sour cream and...More

Thank Gay N
Reviewed 1 May 2017

For years, we drove across town to get our fix of Mexican favorites. However, we recently discovered this small family restaurant in a strip mall near our home. Now, we eat there frequently, because it's so convenient; and the food and service are OUTSTANDING! (The...More

Thank PhoenixAirstreamer
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The food - good portions, delicious marinated steak for fajitas, generously shrimp filled burro, flavorful chicken on the appetizer. The dessert - regular fried ice cream and not-so-airy sopapillos. The wait staff - friendly and responsive. The atmosphere - typical Mexican decor and clean without...More

Thank S F
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

They have amazing food and prices! Their chips and salsa can't be beat and it's under $20 for 2 people.

Thank Kelligrace H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you are looking for some great red chili, chips and salsa - this is the place to go! The staff is very friendly! Best Mexican food in the valley! Enjoy!!

Thank Kitty L
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I am Mexican and finding a good Mexican place to eat is very rare. Thanks to "Phoenix Magazine" we decided to visit Don Rubens last weekend and we loved it! Today we are coming back. The food is very tasty and so good. Still not...More

1  Thank gaitani75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4323 W Cactus Rd, Ste 1, Glendale, AZ 85304-2340
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: +1 602-866-2900
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