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Virgie's Restaurant and Lounge

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2720 W Historic Highway 66, Gallup, NM 87301-6870
+1 505-863-5152
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“enchiladas” (15 reviews)
“beef stew” (3 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2720 W Historic Highway 66, Gallup, NM 87301-6870
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here. It was a little pricey. I have eaten at other Gallup restaurants and would go elsewhere.

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

While on our way to Arizona we spend the evening in Gallup. We hesitated on our choice for dinner but finally picked Virgie’s. It was a great experience. Like another reviewer we choose the chicken fajitas and Mom’s beef stew. We thoroughly enjoyed them. Friendly...More

Thank James S
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Not a very fancy place. More like a fast food but the food was very good. Good cold beers too. Prices reasonable

Thank Calvin-Hobbes44
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Good food and good service. I had the chicken taquitos and my husband had 2 tacos and an enchilada. Came with rice and beans and of course chips and salsa. Delicious and very filling. I had a soda and he had 1 bottle of beer....More

Thank Teabop12
Reviewed April 12, 2018

I ordered a Chicken Burrito dinner. If you want authentic Mexican food, this is definitely where to eat. Their idea of mild sauce is totally different than Tex-Mex. Even the mild will set you on fire. Gave me heartburn, but it sure was good. The...More

Thank carirowland
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner at Virgie's. It's not fancy, but the food is authentic and the prices are reasonable. The whole place was welcoming. If I lived here, I'd be a regular.

1  Thank Linda W
Reviewed November 1, 2017

We felt like Mexican when passing through Gallup one trip, and gave Virgie's a try. The food was decent, as was the service. Kind of a hole-in-the-wall place not big on fancy decor. It's really better than a 3*, but 4* is a bit of...More

1  Thank Harvey39_47
Reviewed October 21, 2017

We stumbled on Virgie's a few years ago when we were doing our annual snowbird migration. Nothing fancy, but the food is wonderful, the service friendly, the prices fair. The majority of the customers are locals. The only conceivable complaint might be the fact that...More

Thank sandman36233
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

My wife had the Navajo taco and I have the stuffed sopapilla with green chile the food was outstanding the help was very friendly very nice manners this is a family restaurant good Mexican food good prices it's a good find, worth your trip getting...More

1  Thank revDB
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

We were weary travelers looking for food when we saw Virgies. I absolutely recommend the HOMEMADE STEW!!! DELICIOUS!!! I ate every drop with buttered rolls!! My husband had Tamales that he also loved. We had Jeremy for a server and he was fantastic! Yes we...More

1  Thank Carlene J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2720 W Historic Highway 66, Gallup, NM 87301-6870
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Gallup
  • Phone Number: +1 505-863-5152
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