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Gallo Blanco Cafe

401 West Clarendon Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85013
(602)327-0880
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Ranked #22 of 2,563 Restaurants in Phoenix
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Uses all fresh, local veggies and fruits.
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Phoenix, Arizona
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266 reviews 266 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

A relatively simple menu of really well prepared dishes. The chips and salsa are wonderful, as is the guacamole. The margaritas are made with fresh squeezed limes...big difference from the usual bottled sweet and sour mixes used.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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96 reviews 96 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

We scored a spot on the patio on a perfect fall evening. We ordered chips and drinks to start. Chips arrived but the drinks took forever. We ordered our meal and after a nudge from us, our drinks arrived. I ordered the fish taco ( yum) and a carne asada taco (wow!). I would have to say the carne asada... More

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San Francisco, California
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99 reviews 99 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

On a recent trip to Phoenix with family, we ate at Gallo Banco Cafe. The atmosphere is fun and lively, although it can get a bit noisy and difficult to hear. The menu was extensive Mexican food, although for the eaters who do not care for Mexican food there are burgers, fresh fish and salads...something for everyone. I ordered the... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

After traveling all day with very little sleep, we were pleasantly surprised by this restaurant which is connected to our hotel. My chicken burrito was really good and the service was superb. Every person we dealt with treated us like honored guests. Even if you are not staying at the hotel, If you are in Phoenix I highly recommend this... More

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San Francisco, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I had crepes with bananas and peanuts and they were delicious. I also had the breakfast burrito which was big enough for two. Service was friendly

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Payson, Arizona, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Best I've ever had. Great atmosphere. Great service. Great coffee. I will submit a full review of the restaurant.

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North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We stayed at the Hotel Clarendon in Phoenix and ate here for lunch and dinner, plus had extra time when on our way from Sedona to the Phoenix Airport, and stopped for lunch again! Fresh and really interesting flavors, everything we had was good, if a bit spicy for my husband. Noise level is on the high side, but service... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Don't let the unfinished facade of the restaurant deceive you. This not some mediocre fly-by-night Mexican food experience. Gallo Blanco takes your palate serious and uses a combination of spices that will make your heart race and your face sweat. But like crack, you can't put your fork down. You don't care the food is that delicious. The appetizer chips... More

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Sacramento, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food is great. The menu is base on the Mexican dishes. There is a fruit desert with whip cream. This desert taste great and not like eating sugar. The staff is friendly and was glad to seat anyone.

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Modesto, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Everyone had a good meal here. The shrimp & grits were amazing the grits had fresh corn & the chorizo cream sauce was delicious. I liked that our server asked if we wanted a traditional margarita or something more sweet Duh tradition & yes it was! allot of places will just bring you a syrupy thing & pass it off... More

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Additional Information about Gallo Blanco Cafe

Address: 401 West Clarendon Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85013
Phone Number: (602)327-0880
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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