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Serrano's Mexican Restaurant

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959 N Val Vista Dr, Gilbert, AZ 85234
480.507.5027
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 4
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 4
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good bean dip

Nice hangout in the bar. TV are adequate for sports viweing. The bean dip is worth the trip. The Mexican food is average.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2015
Blumldm
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Gilbert, Arizona
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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140 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is nice looking, and the servers friendly, but the food was slow in coming (45 minutes for standard "Mexican" fare?) and mostly terrible. The quesadilla hardly had any cheese in it (hello... the "queso" element of quesadilla is not there!), and the enchiladas were missing the cheese and the sauce. What, was there a shortage on cheese and... More 

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77 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Serranos has great food and excellent service. I love their bean dip which they give you free with chips. My favorite dish is their shredded beef quesadilla -- just delicious and makes 2 meals for me. I also like that there is almost never a long wait to get in. Definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Thank DJB002
Salt Lake City, Utah
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

After reading reviews we weren't sure what to expect from Serrano's, but we were pleasantly surprised. We had good service, the chips, salsa and bean dip were good and we enjoyed our meal.

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Thank Dani G
Gilbert, Arizona
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

Nice hangout in the bar. TV are adequate for sports viweing. The bean dip is worth the trip. The Mexican food is average.

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Thank Blumldm
Fountain Hills, Arizona
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48 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I hadn't been to this restaurant (Gilbert location) for some time. Apparently since I had been there it has been remodeled and I think is under new management. It was a pleasant surprise. One of the reasons I enjoy going to Serrano's is the complimentary, bottomless chips and dip. Great to snack on while enjoying an evening with your friends... More 

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Thank Dorcale
Phoenix
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

The food was the average Mexican fare. No big kudos there, but the Chambord margaritas were a nice bonus.

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Thank Valarie K
Charlestown, Rhode Island
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163 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

As we walked into the restaurant, we didn't hear any Latin or Mexican music just loud voices from the bar area. Our server was fantastic. Our large party had a great view of the parking lot(not even a palm tree). My margarita was very weak and lacked flavor. The cheese blend was not the best, chunky and sparse topping our... More 

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Thank happyincharlietown
Arizona
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165 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Been here a couple of times, and it is lousy. Gringo fare, so-so service. People seem to love this place, but I just don't know why. On the other hand, it makes my favorite places less crowded.

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Tombstone, Arizona, United States
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132 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Good service and decent food. Nothing bad to say about this place other than we all expect Mexican food to be maybe a bit less expensive... Don't get me wrong this place was not bad, but rice and beans are not expensive ingredients....

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Thank TLWasHere
Chandler, Arizona
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

I went with my friend once and i wasn't impressed with the prices or the quality of food. The service was ok but the food was not memorable at all

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 959 N Val Vista Dr, Gilbert, AZ 85234
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Gilbert
  • Phone Number: 480.507.5027

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?