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Casa Alvarez

Mexican, Southwestern
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321 W Gurley St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3613
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Value: Hot and good frontera food. Familiar. Comfortable. Best chips in town. Lots of locals are very loyal. Just a couple of minutes out o downtown and worth it.

Thank Ted S
Prescott, Arizona
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79 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Authentic Mexican food at a very good price. Locals go here when they want great food they can afford.

Thank Milinda N
Prescott, Arizona
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79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

The restaurant is a bit hard to find. I knew it was behind the Dinner Bell cafe but even going down the side, I was unsure if the door was correct as it also said Dinner Bell. I asked someone else coming in and they said I had found the right restaurant. The restaurant is on the smaller side with... More 

1 Thank David K
Prescott, Arizona
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149 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Casa Alvarez has some of the best Mexican food in Prescott. Salsa is homemade and very good. they have shredded beef rather than ground beef for tacos and enchiladas and the taco salad is excellent. On the other hand, they are always understaffed. If you are comfortable waiting, it is probably worth the wait, but it will take longer than... More 

Thank cbrsantafe
Bermuda Dunes, CA
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

After a disappointing experience at another Mexican restaurant in the area, Casa Alvarez was a complete 180 -- friendly and welcoming with delicious homestyle Mexican food and drinks. We got there at 4:45 and were glad we did, because not only were we not the only folks waiting, but within a short time the small venue was totally packed with... More 

Thank skistopalms
Denver, Colorado
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

After we could not get a table at the more touristy restaurants in town we found this little gem right next to Granite Creek. It's located behind a coffee shop, so you really have to look for it. It's not fancy, it could be a place you find in Mexico. Service was friendly, wine and beer reasonably priced and the... More 

Thank Ingrid F
Bristol, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Very good local restuarant with authentic mexican food and big portions. Excellent value and good choice. We asked for a recommendation and were very impressed. Forget the chain outlets...this is well worth a visit. We will be back!!

Thank Richard195418
San Tan Valley
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Great little restaurant. Kind of hidden, worth finding. Delicious Mexican food! Prices are good services is great.

Thank Deb G
Huntington Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Can't be beat. Great prices, great menu, super margaritas, more than enough. Tampico Plate was to die for!

Thank ME E
Prescott, Arizona, United States
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74 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Good Mex and American food , home style , local down town ,price is right lots off us local go . On a budget good place to go come early park their walk the town

Thank Tim P

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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 W Gurley St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3613
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Prescott
  • Phone Number: 928-445-9888

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