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Ajo Al's

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Mexican, American
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7458 W Bell Rd, Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 334-9899
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 6
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Meal

First time eating here. My family and I always seek out Mexican when we are out West because N.C. is not the best place to find good Mexican food. The meal, service, and price were all very good. Definitely give this place a try.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
Jeffrey J
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Summerfield, North Carolina, United States
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Summerfield, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

First time eating here. My family and I always seek out Mexican when we are out West because N.C. is not the best place to find good Mexican food. The meal, service, and price were all very good. Definitely give this place a try.

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Surprise, AZ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We went with a group of 9 women; not sure why we picked this one over Abuelo's, since that is right by the movie theater. But fine.. The food was fine. Nothing awful, nothing outstanding. Usual rice, beans, covered with gloppy stuff. We did have a super-helpful and friendly waitress who kept us all straight with separate checks -- much... More 

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Glendale, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Always greeted by friendly staff and it looks like they changed their HH menu, however, I prefer to order food from the regular menu as portion are large. Watch out for the hot plates! I am told that everytime and I guess I can't believe how hot they really are, you can get burned. I had the green chili chicken... More 

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Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This place is horrible. From the service to the food. The flavor is gone and smothered with their sauce. The service is terrible. We have experienced the lack of service too many times lately that we had to check this place off as a "go to" place for lunch. Forget it...

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Peoria, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Don't bother with this one in Arrowhead Mall Area, Glendale. Boiled chicken....ugh....no salt, no seasonings, no sauce on the chicken tostada. Terrible....will never go back.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

In the past i have always liked this location of Ajo Al's. i still like the design with the high ceilings and architecture and poster art on the walls. The service was acceptable as well though maybe not memorable but sometimes that's good, better than bad service which certainly sticks out. The food was just so so though with decent... More 

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Inver Grove Heights, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Food is consistently good and service is as well. They make an awesome sour cream sauce on their chimis.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I ordered but didn't feel like being in public after having a long day. I was pleasantly surprised they have take out. As always the food was amazing. I personally love the nep. Pizza. Between our group we shared a cheese crisp, and then had the pizza, and chicken quesadilla, beef enchilada.

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Plain City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Very good mexican food. They have some cool art/decor as well. The raspberry margaritas were excellent.

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Service is slow and the food is not what it used to be. The original Ajo Al's was and is still better than the 75th Ave location.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7458 W Bell Rd, Glendale, AZ 85308
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: (623) 334-9899

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican, American
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 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
8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?