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Casa Reynoso

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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3138 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282-3657
+1 480-966-0776
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Gilbert, Arizona
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63 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

PROS: excellent beans, excellent rice, excellent cheese crisp, excellent enchiladas, and amazing green chili! CONS: the tacos were bland and looked like puréed beef, not shredded. Neither one of us could take a second bite. Also, they're amazing beans must be expensive, because it looks like they just take a spoon and paint some beans on the plate. You don't... More 

Thank Lawdrum
Denton, Texas
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94 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful cheese crisp with green chile strips...(an open face flour tortilla toasted until crispy covered with melted cheese). Tacos (machaca) were cooked the old fashioned way - deep fried with a delicious meat filling. Guacamole, salsa and chips rounded out a comforting Mexican meal.

Thank Paul L
Scottsdale, Arizona
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

The Reynoso family has been serving outstanding Sonoran Mexican food for 78 years. We have been satisfied customers for nearly 65 years. The Casa Reynoso Tempe restaurant has continued the tradition of excellent food served in a family atmosphere. Janelle and Richard don't give us a menu -- they just put in our order. The other servers (usually owners) are... More 

Thank Ted S
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Was in town for a night in Tempe and checked out the internet for great Mexican food. The family that owns the restaurant has been in business since 1938. Figuring longivity alone was a great ref we went. What a find!!! Great food and great people. Thanks! !!

Thank a_searcher
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Home made, authentic dishes. Very attentive staff. We never leave hungry. We come here every time we visit Phoenix.

Thank Brooke G
Peoria, AZ
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We stopped here after a trip to Ikea. It is in a strip mall, but once you are inside you would never know it. Great atmosphere and quick friendly service. The chip bowl is small, but there were always there with a refill. I had the Red chili in a bowl, Chili Colorado, and the wife had the chicken enchiladas... More 

Thank tomtyo
Prescott Valley, Arizona
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72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

I don't know why people rated this restaurants so highly. We waited 25 minutes for very hot but tasteless Mexican food. My chile relleno is swimming in grease the red chili sauce on the enchilada had absolutely no flavor. My husband's Taco was absolutely awful.

Thank ClareGoWest
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

We used to go to the restaurant of the same name on Kyrene & Ray in Chandler. The Tempe one is owned by the sister of the Chandler one. These two and many more in the Globe-Miami area are all family owned. The menu is the same across all and equally delicious. The Chandler one closed a year ago and... More 

Thank GerardMcSweeney
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

truly fine family recipes inhereted through many generaions of exceptional cooks bringing a diferrnet style of mexican cooking .A fresh new presentation of old family home style cooking

Thank V8973VApaull
Vancouver, BC
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

There was a line-up out the door for this restaurant and the 4.5 rating had me believing we made the best possible choice for Mexican food in the area. I honestly do not know how this restaurant is rated so highly. The foyer had a smell of urine emanating from the bar side...I looked past it. The place looked rundown... More 

Thank BCBusinesstraveler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3138 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282-3657
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: +1 480-966-0776

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