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Guadalajara Grill

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5446 Ygnacio Valley Rd, Concord, CA 94521
925-672-4430
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Was great before they moved to their new building.

The service, atmosphere, and food were always worth waiting for, but not so much after the move. The quality and flavor has not given us a reason to continue eating here. On the up-side we discovered El Tapatio to give us a destination for Mexican food in town.

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
MARK H
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northern california
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northern california
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

The service, atmosphere, and food were always worth waiting for, but not so much after the move. The quality and flavor has not given us a reason to continue eating here. On the up-side we discovered El Tapatio to give us a destination for Mexican food in town.

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california
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Food was very good and service was excellent. I recomend this restaurant for it's variety of mexican food selections and the greeting by the owner who is very enthusastic about his place.

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Concord, California, United States
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The service is always good if not great. But the food has taken such a noise dive! Before they moved into their current location, everything was great, spicy, and full of flavor. Now I can make better Mexican food at home. If you want good Mexican, go to any of the taquerias in the area and definitely skip this place.

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Clayton, California
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We used to go to Guadalajara grill when it was a small restaurant in the same shopping center and LOVED it! Food was great authentic and priced great. We have tried the "new" big restaurant many times over the years and have always left wishing the food was better and priced in line with the portion size and quality. We... More 

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Concord, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

If you need a Tex/Mex "fix", eat in, don't take out (gets cold fast). Food is just ok, but place can be fun when its real busy. Good for a family Mexican meal. Good quantities and decent salsa and chips.

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Concord, Calif.
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Same old menu and not well done. The food is bland and boring. There are a lot of good Mexican restaurants in the area - but this is not one of them.

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cleveland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Saw it on google, read some reviews and decided to try. Even with lots of families and full dining areas, noise level not that bad. Good, swift servers and most items you would find in this style restaurant. Complimentary chips not salty, but thin and crispy good corn flavor; salsa hot and flavorful. Ordered taco salad--so much food that I... More 

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Concord, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Fun & Friendly atmosphere, with good food too. A "go to" neighborhood standby and one of my favorites. We don't eat out very often, but this is one of our first choices when we do.

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San Francisco
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This place is family owned and operated and has grown with the community. Located in a neighborhood shopping center, it started in a hole-in-the-wall place and got a very expansive upgrade when the center was remodeled. The food and drinks are good, not unique, but consistemt and the service is nice. The place is loud and somewhat boisterous when busy.... More 

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Concord, California
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Delightful Mexican restaurant with nice outdoor dinging. Delicious carne asada tacos, and Margaritas. Great service, good family restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5446 Ygnacio Valley Rd, Concord, CA 94521
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: 925-672-4430

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?