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Panz Alegra Restaurant

Southwestern, Mexican, American, Pub
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1201 E Hwy 66, Gallup, NM 87301-4929
(505) 722-7229
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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58 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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.

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Paris, Kentucky
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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 

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Arlington, TX
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246 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 

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Huntington Beach, United States
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118 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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 stars 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
Central Coast California
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226 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 420 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I ate there two nights in a row. Had the $12.95 steak and enchilada special and it was pretty good. You will walk out of there stuffed and happy. They don't pay much attention to their dated decor as you will find, but the food is good and the steak came off the grill and was only the plate in... More 

1 Thank California_Wine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Went to the Panz Alegra in Gallup for a retirement dinner tonight. Absolute worst service I have ever received!! The server spilled a plate of food all over a woman at our table and all over my jacket and my Michael Kors purse. She didn't apologize once. I asked for a manager and the woman behind the front counter refused... More 

Thank jamymalone
Dorchester, Nebraska
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79 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The front desk clerk at our hotel recommended this place not far from where we were staying. From looking at the outside we were not sure if we had made the right choice, but once inside we were greeted with a clean and cheerful atmosphere. We were seated in a cozy private booth and our server could not have been... More 

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Restaurant Details

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