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Abuelo's Mexican Food Embassy

3440 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85226-5065
480-855-0960
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Ranked #11 of 522 Restaurants in Chandler
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican, Seafood, Steakhouse
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Chandler, Arizona
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Food is good, service good but way too noisy for good conversation It's a pretty restaurant, but we just couldn't hear each other when we talked. It's not pleasant to have to raise your voice to be heard.

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Chandler, Arizona
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

The food is delicious. The margaritas are great. The prices are affordable. The atmosphere is amazing with beautiful murals and statuary.

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Dardenne Prairie, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

While in Arizona, visiting family, a fairly large group of us went to Abuelo's. We were warmly greeted and seated quickly. The service was good throughout the evening. The food here is a creative take on Mexican -- a nice change from the ordinary. While the case could be made for calling it Americanized, I wouldn't lump in in with... More

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Mayaguez
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The restaurant atmosphere and decoration makes you feel like you are at a Disney Pavilion. Chips with the 3 different salsas are superb. Loved the green sauce which is made with pineapple. Have tried chimichangas and burritos, both exceptional plates. For dessert, you have to try the "Chocolate Flan". OUT OF THIS WORLD!!!!

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Chandler, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My favorite restaurant in Chandler, excellent atmosphere, especially in the back near the the walls with the Latino Folk Paintings. I highly recommend the enchiladas, especially the spinach with creme. The papas as a side is almost as good as the rest of the meal. Their queso sampler is very good. Sopapillas are also very very good. Their manager Chris... More

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Chandler, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I grew up in New Mexico and my grandmother used to make us stacked enchiladas. Abuelo's has a dish they call "Mi Abuelo's Manjar" which means "My Grandfather's Favorite". Well, it is also my favorite! Topped with an egg and red sauce it is fantastic! Coupled with "Raja con Queso" a roasted green chile topped with melted cheese and pico... More

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Gilbert
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I was surprised to get a coupon for Abuelos in the mail the other day so we went for dinner. Abuelo's has really good food. Their prices have gone up a bit but are still very resonable. You get a ton of food and the margaritas are really yummy. If more than two people are drinking get the pitcher as... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Good Mexican food, excellent fajitas - worth a visit! Reasonable pricing, friendly and attentive staff. The bacon wrapped shrimp are a must!

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Las Cruces, New Mexico, Usa
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

If you love food, if you really enjoy atmosphere. Try Abuelo's. I can't express our delight and total enjoyment. Great doesn't express enough. Can't wait to go there, again !!!

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Maricopa, Arizona
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405 reviews 405 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Why did I use that title? True Mexican meals are different but they're adapted to American's taste. Abuelo's is our favorite Mexican Restaurants in AZ. Their Guac salad appetizer is always excellent, served with very thin warm chips. An excuse to eat more chips when they're thin! Service is always excellent with drink refills arriving before you need them. That's... More

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Additional Information about Abuelo's Mexican Food Embassy

Address: 3440 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85226-5065
Phone Number: 480-855-0960
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Chandler
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood, Steakhouse

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