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Los Compadres Mexican Food

$$ - $$$
Encanto
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4414 N 7th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85013-2905
+1 602-265-1162
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Tucson, Arizona
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Ate here while waiting for our car to get repaired nearby. Inexpensive, large portions, and good. We got the machaca and some enchiladas. First time visitors get a free cheese crips.

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Thank Wearesane H
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

It's an ok place, have had better Mexican food in my day, it's close to home. And wanted to check It out. Wouldn't mind checking it out again, but for the time being, other great places in the neighborhood

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Thank Lucio G
Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
Reviewed July 23, 2016

I have been dining at Los Compadres for 35+ years and it never changes! I moved out of Phoenix 24 years ago and every time I come to see family, we head to Los Compadres at least once. They have great Mexican food and even though it's very casual, with a walk up window and paper plates...the food is outstanding.... More 

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Thank AuntieNeenie
Chandler, Arizona
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259 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2015

Wife & I had lunch during Melrose Sreeet Fair, Counter order & pickup. I had enchilada, burrito, tostada (B combo). Wifwe had green burrito, taco & tostada. (D combo). Ask for the burritos to be green chili sauce covered, otherwise bland.Interior is rustic and has lattigo roof in interior patio. Outside patio has plenty of seating. Bottled Mexican beer available,

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Thank slaterock1704
Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
Reviewed January 10, 2015

Was in the area and decided to take a chance for lunch. I had been passed this place several times in my travels down 7th avenue, but never went in to see what it was about. From the outside you expect sit down dining with wait staff bringing your food so it was a little difficult to get used to... More 

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Thank Electronicwriter
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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307 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is a little whole in the wall local joint (from what I can tell) that was in one of our worker's old stomping grounds when he was growing up -- so he showed us the ropes. Nice! It's an order at the window and pay - -then they call your # -- which is fine. The menu was quite... More 

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Thank SJM-Weasel
phoenix, United States
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is an order at the counter place . They call you name / number and you go get you order. The Staff seem angry and stressed . The kitchen area you can see seems dirty and unorganized.When busy it is so LOUD there you have to shout at your own table This place was great 30 years ago. Now... More 

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Thank Dan O
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
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181 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Friend told us about Los Compadres as we were visiting in area. Glad he did. Menu isn't too extensive but each item group had was well prepared, economically priced and really tasty. Locals coming and going. Always a good sign. Nice combos. Food prepared in a timely manner. Ambience is not it's selling point but we wanted good local good... More 

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Thank RiverCajun
Prescorr, AZ
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed March 6, 2014

There is a certain sameness to most Mexican restaurants and this was no different. The menu had a similarity to it. Our food was nothing to scream about but certainly a cut above average. Our server, Jan, was over the top with service, friendliness, and satisfying with wife's quirky requests. Would we go there again? Yes.

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Tucson
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed February 5, 2014

My boyfriend and I did a little research to find a great Mexican restaurant near us, and we stumbled upon this place. It had great reviews, so we decided to give it a go. The restaurant is actually pretty cute and quaint inside. There's nothing about it that screams "fine dining" but it's a pleasant little place to eat if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $15
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4414 N 7th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85013-2905
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighborhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-265-1162

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