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Magaly's Mexican Restaurant

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675 W 4th St, Benson, AZ 85602-6489
520-720-6530
Today
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 33
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  • 35
    Very good
  • 22
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  • 10
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Mexican food--and lots of it!

After a morning hiking through Kartchner Caverns, we stopped here for lunch. Service was friendly and good. I had burritos, and other 3 of our party had various combination plates. We shared little bites of our plates all around. The food was tasty and plentiful, and, for the price, good. If... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
Lisa D
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Allendale, Michigan
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Allendale, Michigan
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

After a morning hiking through Kartchner Caverns, we stopped here for lunch. Service was friendly and good. I had burritos, and other 3 of our party had various combination plates. We shared little bites of our plates all around. The food was tasty and plentiful, and, for the price, good. If you're expecting gourmet--no. But for a good, solid meal... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

I don't know what menu you had (especially the reviewer 2 days ahead of me), but my menu did not offer chili rellenos, or enchiladas...burros, chimis, tostadas...food very simple to fix. They did have posole, and I ordered it. The posole was right next to excellent, except for the beef; large chunks of grilled beef, chewy and not very tasty.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We ate here as a party of 4, service was good, food was ok, I ordered Chilaquiles with an egg. NOT what I was used to having just spent my winter in Mexico, The gorilla soup was runny, flats a little on small side.

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Questa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Food is good, not great. Shredded beef is their specialty, and you get a lot. Place is clean, owner was very nice & accommodating. Also had FRESH coffee at 2:30 in the afternoon! Good place to stop and fill up.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

We love this restaurant! Junior is the best! I especially like the chile rellenos. Can't find them this good on the East Coast. Homemade Salsa is great too. My eight year old won't eat veges but will eat the salsa here.

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Parksley, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We waited as another table got our ordered drinks and chips and salsa. Our waitress kept going back into the kitchen, never asked until "tip" time if we needed anything. Brought the appetizer out with the entree. Quality of the food was less than mediocre. Most tasted like microwave packaged food. My taco salad had a teaspoon of beef and... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Went for dinner - it was an average looking place - the staff seemed overwhelmed and not well organized. After we got our water and beverage no one came back. We had to ask someone else to help us. The posole was very good as well as the enchiladas.

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Benson, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Service is pretty good. Food is typical Tex-Mex or Border-Mex. Food is pretty good but nothing to brag about. We go there about once a month and have been for many years. If I wanted the best Mexican food in Benson though I'd be sure to go to Mi Casa. But Magaly's has a 'senior night'. Try Magaly's and Mi... More 

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Denver, Colorado, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I was headed for Mia Casa for lunch but they were closed. Decided to try here and had a good bowl of soup - finally. As mentioned in previous reviews the service needs a tune up. Probably better places to eat....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Great Mexican food, nice selection on the menu. Staff was friendly and helpful. Resturant is nicely decorated in Mexican motif and is very clean. Food is great. We have eaten here several times over the last two years and have had the same experience every time.

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Additional Information about Magaly's Mexican Restaurant

Address: 675 W 4th St, Benson, AZ 85602-6489
Phone Number: 520-720-6530
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Benson
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 675 W 4th St, Benson, AZ 85602-6489
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Benson
  • Phone Number: 520-720-6530

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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