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Rosita's Place

Mexican, Southwestern
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2310 E McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85006-2452
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
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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Gilbert, Arizona
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It took almost eleven years after moving to the Phoenix Southeast Valley to find a Mexican Restaurant worthy of a 5 star rating. I visited Rosita's Place with a friend a couple of years ago and the food blew my mind. The most authentic and tasty Mexican food I've ever eaten. Since then, I've taken my family there more times... More 

Thank kroeg49
Norwalk, Iowa
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food, family owned, friendly great people. Anytime I am near the airport this will be the place we go to.

Thank Debbiie
Scottsdale, Arizona
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718 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 383 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This place truly could be, one of the best Mexican restaurants in the valley. This place was recommended to one of our chefs, and his recommendation did not disappoint. Staff was very polite, attentive, establishment clean, and easy to find with plenty of parking and seating inside. The ONLY down side, is that this neighborhood is not the best of... More 

Thank Curtez151
Tucson, Arizona
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

4 of us ate lunch here and all had a variation of their burrito. Everyone love it! They were packed with meat, and came with beans and sauce on the side. Service was fast and the atmosphere was wonderful.

Thank James M
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Food very good and really authentic - in an area near the airport that is a little rough - but food, prices and service all excellent

Thank Karyn T
Phoenix, AZ
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I first went to this restaurant over 10 years ago and still coming back. I go here whenever I have out of town visitors who want to taste the "real" Mexican food. It is nothing fancy just the typical family owned and operated business. My usual is the chile relleno. It is made just perfect with the blend of cheese.... More 

Thank AZSinbad
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Rosita's is s great Mexican food joint. The pave is always busy during the lunch hour rush. I eat here probably one a month. Rosita is usually here to greet customers at the door and seat them. The atmosphere is typically lively. Great chips and salsa and great service as well. It can take a little bit of time to... More 

Thank Cory B
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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242 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

This local favorite was recommended by several friends who live in the area. We had tacos, quesadillas, and enchiladas. The chips were good and the salsa very hot.

Thank KevinWax
Chandler, Arizona
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103 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We went with a family of four and had a great meal at dinner time, which included an item from the breakfast menu that our Mexican native guest was very pleased with. He asked it to be customized to include eggs, potato and chorizo and he thought it was great. Will go again.

Thank RG S
Rochester, Minnesota
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259 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

While doing some shopping we asked for a recommendation for a place for dinner. They recommended Rosita's Place, the food was excellent the service was great and the Mexican food was authentic. It was a terrific stop. Not fancy but great food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 E McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85006-2452
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighborhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: 602-244-9779

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