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Casa Alvarez

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321 West Gurley St, Prescott, AZ 1875
928-445-9888
Today
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Atmosphere, great food and great salad

We joined 4 of our friends here for dinner on Saturday night. Nice patio dining next to Granite Creek. Excellent service - very attentive staff. Excellent salsa - both red and green and we all agreed it was good. I really liked the fact that soup or salad was part of the meal and that salad... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2014
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Prescott, Arizona
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We decided to try this place just to see what kind of Mexican food it served. The salsa was good, but the rest of our meal could have been better. The place was dirty and as another reviewer stated, you could see directly into a dirty kitchen. The server was pleasant, but she took breaks in between serving customers at... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

When we commented on the quality of the chicken in our entrees, the owner responded it was high quality. It was like carcass scrapings -- very poor quality.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Ben takes good care of his guests with great food margs and reasonable prices. Hidden behind the Dinner Bell but worth the search

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

All but tasteless. Heavy on the "glop" (you know, the huge melted cheese thingy they put on top to add...dunno...something). Salsa is watery, little taste. Red sauces are just hot, nothing flavorful there. Prices are really exorbitant for what they serve you. How does this food come from the folks from Dinner Bell...???

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Sedona, AZ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I really love the salsa, my enchilada was good and the rice tasted freshly made. I just can't get passed how dirty the whole place looks and that you can see into the piled up kitchen doesn't help. The margarita wasn't good as all I could taste was the premade mix and it wasn't cold enough.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

It's behind the Dinner Bell Cafe on the creek, just a short walk from the plaza. The food is plentiful and homemade. The pork green burrito is lighly spiced and delicious. The evening we were there the special was an ancho chile and beef dinner - superb.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We tried this restaurant because of the good reviews. We were amazed how awful the food was and the service was not very friendly at all. Not sure where those good reviews came from. We were so hoping it would be good.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We joined 4 of our friends here for dinner on Saturday night. Nice patio dining next to Granite Creek. Excellent service - very attentive staff. Excellent salsa - both red and green and we all agreed it was good. I really liked the fact that soup or salad was part of the meal and that salad was fresh spring greens... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Tucked away behind the Dinner Bell Cafe....& adjacent to the creek, this is really a great little place. The owners greet you & help you manuever through their large menu. While the restaurant itself is not fancy, the food is worth it. Great flavors and very fast service. I had the Steak Milanese & my friend had Chicken Mole Enchiladas...both... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I love this restaurant. The décor is eclectic and the staff (owner and wife) were extremely friendly. Fast service, lots of good food and the margarita was excellent. We will be back....thanks.

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Additional Information about Casa Alvarez

Address: 321 West Gurley St, Prescott, AZ 1875
Phone Number: 928-445-9888
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Prescott
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 321 West Gurley St, Prescott, AZ 1875
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Prescott
  • Phone Number: 928-445-9888

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm

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