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Garcia's Sunset Grill

off Highway 66/40, Gallup, NM
+1 505-863-4070
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
off Highway 66/40, Gallup, NM
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The young man that waited on our table was polite, but did not offer up any recommendations or suggestions, as it was our first time at this restaurant. I was with a group of five people, my grandson and I ordered the tamale plate, the...More

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We were driving on 40 looking for a quick bite to eat. The location is easily accessible from the hwy. The atmosphere is quite quaint and you step back in time to the 50s The staff is very helpful and present. The food was very...More

Thank NoName007
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Just had my first taste of Garcia's Sunset Grill's cuisine. I have to say that I was impressed and my tummy agrees! I am accustomed to being spoiled with every type of south of the border flavors. I grew up in Southern California, so the...More

Thank NuVizhn
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I like spice. I enjoy it. But this place was crazy. We came thursday after and it was DEAD. We were immediately greeted and seated by a polite older lady. She got our drink order. I ordered the fajitas, the mister had the taquitos. She...More

Thank Jessi L
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Love the MENUDOS!! Try it, you fall in love.... Chile rellenos are so good - cana advads is very good...... Try all 3 and see which one will you love. Rice pudding is delishous!!

Thank M G
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We enjoyed a festive Mexican dinner at Garcia's as part of a Road Scholar Trip to visit pueblo sites in nearby Chaco Canyon. Our large group was given a good limited menu and enjoyed prompt, friendly service and delicious meals. The pepper in my chili...More

Thank Northcoast_Flyer
Reviewed 17 October 2015

We were there Thursday for an early dinner at 5:00 but two other families were already there. My husband ordered the Special which was pork asada and I had a large menudo. We enjoyed our food and service was excellent. We were so full that...More

Thank Wanda204
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I am a former sous chef and I was raised on comida mexicana... I have dined in Santa Fe and Albuquerque and this is the real deal. They serve the Best Menudo in the state of New Mexico or anywhere else for that matter..... One...More

Thank Rafael E
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Following a long drive from Montrose I was too tired to go further so I stopped at a motel on old 66 in west Gallup. I checked in and walked a few steps to Garcias so hungry I could have eaten the hind end out...More

Thank 0991
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

We were traveling and hungry, almost didn't stop - but everything was closed down. I am glad we stopped! Fantastic authentic Mexican food, great service by a man who has personality plus plus plus. A tiny place with a big atmosphere. I recommend everyone go...More

1  Thank MillerAmerica
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12 March 2016|
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Response from Wanda204 | Reviewed this property |
No,not when we visited.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: off Highway 66/40, Gallup, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Gallup
  • Phone Number: +1 505-863-4070
A converted drive-in, with a limited number of tables, family run, cheap and good homemade Mexican food-a real find.
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