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elvira's mexican restaurant

1520 W. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Boise
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171 reviews 171 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

The restaurant itself is very bright with Mexican décor; really great. Waitress was very nice and the food was great. Service was quick and excellent. Definitely recommend it if you are looking for good Mexican food in a clean and colorful atmosphere

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Lakewood, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

We arrived in Apache Junction during October 2014. Since my wife likes mexican food and Elivra's was nearby and looked nice we decided to try it. We found the food wonderful, the restaurant very clean, including the bathrooms, and the staff fast and friendly. It really is our favorite restaurant and have been visiting it at least once a week.

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Kamloops, Cda
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60 reviews 60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Stopped at Elvira's Mexican Restaurant for lunch just the other day with friends. The food was really good. After wandering around in the heat visiting the Goldfield Mining Ghost town, Elvira's was easy to miss when driving back into Apache Jct. with no signs until you drive by it. Inside the restaurant, the Mexican decor was almost vivid with the... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

After visiting the Lost Dutchman Park, we were hot, tired, and hungry so we stopped at Elvira's for a quick bite before heading back to Scottsdale. The service was great, the taco salad was excellent (and huge) and the decor was cheerfully Mexican. The salsa and chips were really good too!

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Apache Junction, Arizona
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7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Nothing special about this place. It was hard to find since there is very little signage outside. Menu is so so with nothing extraordinary. Breakfast was unsatisfying. Dinner was good and well priced but with little imagination. Fast food Mexican would be as appetizing and I can get that at Ericberto's down the street. There are other Mexican places nearby.

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Queen Creek, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

Great food and good service! Their red chili burro and shredded beef tacos are delish! Menudo is also good.

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Phoenix, AZ
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Loclly owned family establishment that was completely redone in the last couple of years!! The hand carved tables, chairs and booths are quite lovely plus the food is very good! They have worked hard to make it a fun dining experience. If you are in the Phoenix/Mesa area it's worth a trip! the outside seating has pretty good view of... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

A very clean and friendly family owned Mexican restaurant. We were very impressed with the service the margaritas and the Taco Locos. Will definitely revisit!

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I like the Mexican design for the restaurant & the food is good.They're under staff. In my opinion this's the best place I ate during my stay.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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62 reviews 62 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a very good Mexican Restaurant. Cheese crisp are excellent, all the meat and chicken used has not fat and its very well seasoned. Hot sauce is as it should be HOT, they do have mild Salsa. Meals have the flavors of real Mexical food.

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Additional Information about elvira's mexican restaurant

Address: 1520 W. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Apache Junction
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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