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Raul & Theresa's Restaurant

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519 W Main St, Avondale, AZ 85323-2518
16239321214
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great Mexican food and drinks for the whole family.

The dishes are authentic and delicious. You will get full on at a good price. The waiters and waitresses are very friendly and courteous. I had the Carne Asada Plate. The meat was very tender and yummy. The drinks sre very strong and worth it.

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2015
Darlette R
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Goodyear, Arizona
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Mexican food, friendly staff! Margaritas are hard to put down. Hard not to fill up on the complimentary tacos and homemade salsa, and get the con queso - so creamy, BUT save room for the generous portions on the menu.

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Thank ronda k
Goodyear, Arizona
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

The dishes are authentic and delicious. You will get full on at a good price. The waiters and waitresses are very friendly and courteous. I had the Carne Asada Plate. The meat was very tender and yummy. The drinks sre very strong and worth it.

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Thank Darlette R
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Authentic Mexican restaurant. Food is amazing. Get the salsa and chips, perfect mix of flavor and spiciness. The Theresa's Special is amazing.

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Thank Jason B
phoenix, arizona
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Not fancy, but really good and authentic Mexican food. Owned by a local family and has been there forever. Have not visited their other location. Very casual and has its own charm.

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Thank bueller
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

The food is very good. The cheese crisps with green chile strips are to die for. I like the green chili burros are out of this world.

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Thank Carol M
Downham Market, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This is a far cry from larger, more commercial Mexican restaurants. They bring you fresh salsa and chips as soon as you sit down, are ready to take drink orders, and bring sizzling hot food in a short period of time. I can only say good things about the meals my friends and I had. I ordered the shrimp fajitas,... More 

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Thank Susinde
Glendale, Az
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67 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

It's dated decor accentuates the long established family feel of this local gem that you'll go to for the great food, not the furnishings. Be sure to ask for the spicy salsa, because the mild stuff they drop off with the chips doesn't compare in taste or zing.

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Thank JosephInAz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

Every time I eat here I'm never disappointed. Family and friends that come into town this is always the first stop. They all live it and I'll continue to bring family and friends to this restaurant.

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Thank Brannon T
Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This restaurant has become are normal hangout. I haven't found anything that I don't like yet. Their Teresa special burrito and their chimichanga are my favorites. the portions are large and will provide multiple refills of soda and chips and salsa.

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Thank labratiam
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Whenever we are on the west side of the PHX metro area, we make time to visit this restaurant. The food is always outstanding. The first time we ate there around 15 years ago, we took one look at the clientele and know we were in the right place - locals were there; firefighters were there; business men were there;... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 519 W Main St, Avondale, AZ 85323-2518
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Avondale
  • Phone Number: 16239321214

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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