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Rosita's Place

Neighborhood: Encanto
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Rosita's Place
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2310 E Mcdowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85006-2452
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2310 E Mcdowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85006-2452
602-244-9779
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Most recent review
A tad above average
3 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2014
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ArtSmith85004
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Freeport, New York

I have tried Rosita's Place a few times, but the last time I was there the quality of the food was not up to par. Maybe they were having a bad day, but there is a lot of competition in the... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 27
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
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45 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Freeport, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I have tried Rosita's Place a few times, but the last time I was there the quality of the food was not up to par. Maybe they were having a bad day, but there is a lot of competition in the realm of Mexican food, so it would pay to stay on top of their game. I don't see myself... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

great food. Great atmosphere. Authentic Mexican deep fried chips and spectacular salsa. Everything is handmade at the time. One of the best places you can get Mexican in the southwest. Go there you won't be disappointed

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Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Rosita's in Tempe on University serves up some delicious mexican food. I go there at least once a week for happy hour. They serve appetizers for half price. You can't beat that! I highly recommend Rosita's Mexican Restaurant in Tempe. Cheers!!!

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Mertztown, PA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Genuine Mexican food and lots of it. Fresh made chips with blazing salsa. Large portions. Neither my wife nor I finished all of our dishes. I had the liver Mexican-style. Unbelievably good, and it left me sweating. This was my second time here and I wasn't disappointed either time.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

My family has been going here for 30+ years! The best Mexican food ever! Love the enchiladas & beans, short ribs & chili rellenos!

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Chicago, Illinois
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73 reviews 73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The two of us visited for dinner. Because of the good reputation I expect a wait, but there were lots of tables free. I had a fajita de pollo, and my wife had mole en pollo. Both were outstanding. I am a hearty eater, and am accustomed to filling up. But after I stuffed myself beyond my limit, 1/3 of... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The food is very good, our favorite place. Unfortunately service is not great, but the food makes up for it!! I do recommend this place, but make sure you have time, because the wait for servive & food is awhile!!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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35 reviews 35 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Menu is in Spanish and English, best chips anywhere get a side of homemade guacamole to go with them. Margarita's are strong as well.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
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198 reviews 198 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Long standing restaurant that I went with a colleague to eat. Prices are fair and food is excellent. I had the carne asada tacos and they were great. They get busy at lunch but worth a wait.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Rosita's place came highly recommended from the hotel front desk staff but unfortunately it was not very good. We had high expectations due to the restaurant being local and in Arizona...Mexican food should be authentic here, right? But it was not. The cheese dip was cold and the Guacamole was made with sour cream and was baby food smooth /texture-not... More

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Additional Information about Rosita's Place

Address: 2310 E Mcdowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85006-2452
Phone Number: 602-244-9779
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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