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El Norteno

1002 N 7th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007-2101
+1 602-254-4629
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“red chili” (4 reviews)
“machaca” (2 reviews)
“carne asada” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
1002 N 7th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007-2101
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

The seating if one decides to stay is in a covered patio style building with basic picnic style seating. Despite the summer heat at 105 degrees just after noon, there were about half a dozen diners seated and chowing down. Dedicated customers who love the...More

Thank tuc7k
Reviewed 26 April 2017

You can beat the lunch specials. Great food, great prices! Only draw back is they only accept cash. Taco Wednesday and Taco salad Tuesdays are my favorite. It's like your grandma is in the back cooking with love.

Thank Rochelle R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Been coming here since 1997 from time to time I'll order various items and I swear everything is fantastic but the Red chili burrito with or without beans is always my favorite until one day last month I tried the Green and now I have...More

Thank johnaalv
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Arrived on a "Taco Wednesday" and had the special...tacos, of course. Two home-made hard-shell tacos, rice, beans and a small drink for under $6!!! The food was fantastic, and the price was right. Come with cash...and a little patience. Seating is limited, so get there...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The food here is legit, Make sure you have cash when visiting this mom and pop shop. They have the most delicious and feeling combinations ever.

Thank cherries86
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place for many yrs. As do my Co workers. Need to go here for best food. Especially chili relleno. Best ever had.

Thank marlene o
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Small outside dining area but this is primarily a to go restaurant. Very modest tiny ordering area, lots of construction workers, locals go here. I have never had a bad meal. Prices are very very reasonable. Just a simple gem of a take out Mexican...More

Thank bobaztraveler100
Reviewed 26 August 2016

it sits on the corner of roosevelt and 7th ave. ..upcoming neighborhood the place is filty and unkept......will not return

Thank paulawernke
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Well I've been coming here for over 30 years now. The food is consistent and yummy !! it has one of the best salsa and the chips are good thin and light. but the Highlight is the chili relleno burrito. I've had this chili Relleno...More

Thank Chanel A
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Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Excellent mexican food. Take cash as that is all they accept. The Sonoran enchiladas are awesome. The beef tacos are great too. Never had a bad meal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1002 N 7th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 602-254-4629
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