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Panz Alegra Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Southwestern, Mexican, American, Pub
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1201 E Hwy 66, Gallup, NM 87301-4929
+1 505-722-7229
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Gallup, New Mexico
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Usually can rely on Panz for decent food and good service, but today turned that all around 1. No silverware on table had to ask repeatedly and finally got my own from another table. Never brought water glasses for the water pitcher on table 2. Carne adovada (which they charge an Outrageous $17 for and I got 5 small pieces.... More 

Thank Max_n_Jynx
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

This is probably the 12th yearly dinner here at Panz Alegra and it is always so satisfying. We came here when we traveled from Spokane, WA each summer and are one coming again yearly from Las Cruces. The food is consistently good and the don!'t skimp. My husband always has the rib eye steak and I have chicken parmigiana. When... More 

Thank baritonebilly
Hamar, Norway
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145 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

Went here for dinner and we were not alone :) This place seems to be popular by the locals - and that's a good sign. Food and service was goos but the seats were a little worn.

Thank OJB
Knoxville, Tennessee
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73 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

We spent a long day in Albuquerque before driving to Gallup. This restaurant was recommended by the hotel so we hurried over because they take the last order at 9 pm. Service was quick and friendly. The food was typical Mexican fare with rice and beans. I got chicken fajitas, my colleagues both got a steak dish. All were good.... More 

1 Thank Robert C
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2015

Delicious Mexican food, served quickly and with a smile. ithe pleasantly dimmed dining rooms feature comfy booths, with a busy local trade. Good salsa, with a little kick. Vegetarians, take note: I'm pretty sure that the green chile sauce has meat in it.

1 Thank Jeromehotelier
Paris, Kentucky
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

This place was recommended for good "New Mexican" eats. Hit it on a Monday night, no reservations required, and we were seated promptly. Friendly service, but had to wait a long time for warm beer. Something about the refrigeration unit? Tiny portion of chips and salsa, but more was available, for a price. This was my first experience with the... More 

Thank pcconley54
Arlington, TX
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246 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2015

Our hotel front desk recommended this place. We arrived into town around 8pm and this was one of the few restaurants that's open late. They have a mix of American, Italian, and Mexican. The food was decent, salsa was good. The wait staff could have been speedier, but they were friendly none the less. [If you are from the Dallas... More 

Thank mom_in_dfw
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2015

Stopped here at the suggestion of the front desk clerk. We wanted something that wasn't fast food, where we could get a drink, and relax after a long day of driving. This fulfilled all of that. The chips and salsa brought to the table are some of the best I've ever had. The salsa had a nice spicy bite. We... More 

Thank rrah
Huntington Beach, United States
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124 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

We were driving through and staying town one night. We wanted some good local Mexican food. The front desk at our hotel recommended this place and said we couldn't go wrong. It certainly was not a place we would have picked on our own, but overall we were satisfied. The food had good flavor but was not hot. Service was... More 

Thank Dan E
Edina, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2015

Mexican food was fair, plus there were several Italian items on the menu. Maybe stick to one cuisine?

Thank Kim G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Southwestern, Mexican, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 E Hwy 66, Gallup, NM 87301-4929
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Gallup
  • Phone Number: +1 505-722-7229

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