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Raul & Theresa's Restaurant

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519 W Main St, Avondale, AZ 85323-2518
623-932-1214
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Today
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 19
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 11
    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
"Average "

It is not bad, but it isn't the best! Chips were cold and plentiful, two salsas (mild and spicy) not fresh, combination entrees are large but meats were dry and tasted the same. Clean, good service, fair prices and cold beer!

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

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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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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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

It is not bad, but it isn't the best! Chips were cold and plentiful, two salsas (mild and spicy) not fresh, combination entrees are large but meats were dry and tasted the same. Clean, good service, fair prices and cold beer!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

It has been a few years since we have visited here and we were saddened to hear of Theresa's passing. We found the restaurant is still in good hands. Excellent food and better than and Mexican restaurant back home.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Visiting AZ from the east coast, we wanted some real texmex food....but we're vegetarian and couldn't actually eat anything at the super-authentic taco stands we tried. This place hit that sweet spot where my native Texan spouse was actually happy, but not everything had pork in it. Definitely not fancy, but clean, quick, friendly and delicious.

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Avondale, Arizona
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

You may get seated right away, but restaurant always short handed in staff and it may we awhile before your order is taken. Chips are stale but they continue to refill your basket. You never know what kind of food you will get. I guess it depends on the cook working that day. Count on waiting and waiting for your... More 

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TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

When back in AZ, this is always one of our stops. We call it our FIX before we head off again. Our favorite is "Theresa's Special" we share this, cause with the chips and salsa, we always get full. We go there with a large group when NASCAR is there at PIR and even though service can be a bit... More 

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Goodyear, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Not Mexican Food!!! We got water and stale chips not chips and salsa the salsa taste disgusting and the chips are cold and stale. I had the fajitas they were all veggies and very little meat tasted like frozen chicken not fresh at all Mexican food is really easy to make but they can get it right.

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Tucson, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Me and friend went there to eat to try out the food since its been there for a few years everyone was talking about it so we dicided to try it. First of all the waitress looked like she was not happy to be there she took our drink order and we waited and waited and waited and there was... More 

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Additional Information about Raul & Theresa's Restaurant

Address: 519 W Main St, Avondale, AZ 85323-2518
Phone Number: 623-932-1214
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Avondale
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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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: 623-932-1214

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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