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West Encanto BLVD, Phoenix, AZ
+1 602-272-5584
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
10 Jan 2018
“My favorite Mexican Restaurant in Phoenix ”
15 Nov 2017
Closed Now
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West Encanto BLVD, Phoenix, AZ
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Not much to say about Garcia’s except that it is the best Mexican restaurant in the Phoenix area. I’ll just give you one hint: share a dish! They’re usually very big and more that enough for too people, specially if you dig in those fabulous...More

Thank Marcos G
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We purchased several trays of a variety of their dishes and it is such a great way to feed a crowd! Authentic and absolutely delicious, their chimichangas are a must try!!

Thank luckyno39
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Garcia’s is located inside a shopping mall. I had dinner here with some friends. The food was just average. They had a jumbo margarita special for $3.99 but it was not the greatest. I would prefer to pay a bit more for a good quality...More

1  Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I am sorry for this review, but feel it has to posted. My family and I have enjoyed this restaurant for over 35 years, since it's original smaller location further south on 35th Ave. The food use to be awesome authentic home cooked southwest Mexican...More

2  Thank MANNY R
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Original garcias was highly recommended to me so I had high expectations when my entire family went there recently. My mom is in a wheelchair so I pulled intro the first handicap spot I saw when my brother came running over and told me I...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Very Authentic Food, great atmosphere, good lunch specials. Good pricing, and excellent guacamole!! Lunch is a good time to go, but gets very busy, so get there early!

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

After a long day of shopping it was great to come across Garcias. We enjoyed the food the margaritas and the atmosphere. Wait staff was friendly food was tasty and drinks were cold. I go back again.

1  Thank Loomin8
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

This place was a great find. Nice atmosphere but nothing fancy. Family run business with a focus on great service. The carnitas are slow cooked for 24 hours and are a MUST have. Salsa is good but needs a little kick. I will be back...More

Thank Mark Q
Reviewed 14 February 2015

We had a terrible server who disappeared for long lengths of time, brought the wrong food, brought the wrong drinks, and generally was a hot mess. The food was disappointing while the seafood enchilada was quite nice the chicken and beef dishes were woefully under-seasoned....More

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 31 January 2015

Food and service is always good at this family owned restaurant . Tacos and burritos are consistently good.

Thank Vicky S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Encanto BLVD, Phoenix, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 602-272-5584
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