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Ajo Al's Mexican Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican,
6990 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-5200
+1 480-998-1734
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
6990 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-5200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for a work lunch. This was my first time. Their chips and salsa were good and their lunch menu had plenty of options. I ordered the chicken taco salad and was surprised by the generous sized lunch salad.It was good. I will...More

Thank BobthePhotographer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our favorite mexican restaurant in the area! Great for a relaxing meal. Very cozy with a friendly staff. We always go away stuffed. My favorite dish is actually an appetizer - Pizza Nortena. The chips and salsa are wonderful too!

Thank Q8237GXamyg
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Longtime customers for lunch or dinner. Three locations I know of are great but prefer the Scottsdale/Shea. Excellent food and service. Very popular and busy. Great margarita's!!

Thank JeffSuzette
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

We are longtime customers. The service and the food are excellent as always! We would recommend this to anybody in the Scottsdale Arizona area.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Mushroom style enchiladas is one of my favorite Mexican food choices and these were quite tasty. I would order then again. The question that we got with the spinach to kick off the meal had a unique taste that I also enjoyed and would recommend....More

Thank Misty A
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have been here a couple times and this is a very casual place with little emphasis on the food. The menus are big and laminated if that tips you off. They should focus less on the heaping portions and more on the quality of...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Been going here for many years. It is very good American Mexican food. The chips seem always fresh and we prefer the hot sauce over the salsa but both are good. They recently changed their menu which we are not too happy with. Our favorite...More

Thank Justsayin85253
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We were very relieved to find the food great, as the service was sub par . Generally the chips and salsa are your first clue as to how things are going to go, and the chips were stale and salsa flavorless. Our entrees however were...More

Thank Shirley E
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Met family for a late lunch and had a great time. The service was very good, our waitress was very attentive but we were probably the only ones in the restaurant. We started with the bean and queso dips with flour tortillas which we all...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here during our visit to the area last week. We timed it with about 20 minutes left for the lunch specials. Service was good. Food came quickly. We ordered the burro con queso that the server recommended and was very pleased. We would...More

Thank Celeste P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6990 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-5200
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Central Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Central Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-998-1734
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