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Arriba Mexican Grill

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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4649 E Chandler Blvd, Ahwatukee, Phoenix, AZ 85048-0424
+1 480-753-4453
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We should have walked out when we noticed the place was empty. Salsa and drinks were good, but meal was bad. My daughter and I had chimps which were greasy and tasteless. The meat was dry as well. Go elsewhere for Mexican food.

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Thank Pat N
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158 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't been here in a few years so decided to stop in since we were in the area - sat outside on the patio and thoroughly enjoyed the food and the giant margaritas - will definitely return...

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Thank TripGal63
Flagstaff, Arizona
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Good Mexican food. Spicy beans, good salsa, good service. Not so amazing to be worth a drive clear across the valley, but a place I'll return to when in the area.

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Thank vadavisockis
Amarillo, United States
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102 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Looking for a quick Mexican food fix and stumbled on to this place. Not fancy or pretentious. Was delighted to have happy hour choices. Margaritas hit the spot! Cheese crisp and chimichangas were great!

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Thank 56sherylw
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We LOVE this place. Please please please open up in Vegas!!!!! This photo is of a White Sands Chimi. TDF with pork and Hatch green chiles and queso on top. So good. Excellent salsa also.

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Thank Andrea G
Burton, Ohio
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We were looking for more authentic Mexican food. This is not the place. If you want so-so food, this is good enough then. Mid range priced for a Mexican restaurant.

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Thank Terri E
Phoenix, Arizona
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

The food is always good. Best salsa around! They had some issues with servers not showing up on time so we were stuck in the bar. Benefit was 1/2 off appetizers!

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Thank Kathryn M
Tucson
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

We started going here some 8 years now but our last visit just may be the last. I think the pressure of a quality product has gotten to them. Over microwaved meal and worst microwaved lettuce, REALLY?? Who does that. Love the Hatch green chile menu but take some time and do it right, again.

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Thank onexxxputt
Phoenix, Arizona
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and i, and one of our friends recently went and our service was horrible. We elected to sit on the patio and it was as if we didn't exist until our food arrived. We ordered an appetizer that came at the same time or dinner did so that made no sense. Over all food was mediocre my wife... More 

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Thank Derrick R
Kitchener, Canada
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454 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

We stopped here for food and drink after a sporting event. The margaritas were excellent. I like that they brought nachos and dip to snack on. We sat at the bar and had a good conversation with the bartender. A good visit.

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Thank Phil G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4649 E Chandler Blvd, Ahwatukee, Phoenix, AZ 85048-0424
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 480-753-4453

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