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Earl's Restaurant

1400 Highway 66 E, Gallup, NM 87310
+1 505-863-4201
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Mexican, American, Diner, Native American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1400 Highway 66 E, Gallup, NM 87310
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I hate to write a negative review but for the travelers passing thru Gallup I would definitely recommend avoiding this restaurant. I was going to rate it 2 stars but my wife said 1/2 so we reached a consensus of 1 star. We only had...More

Thank fetrin
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a long day on the road, Earl's was good, quick and relaxing. The roaming sellers of jewelry was the only negative thing.

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wife and I and friends ate at this mystical place while on our whirlwind trip of the American Southwest. The food was good and the service was excellent. Wife and I had the BLT, soup and salad lunch special. But the best thing about this...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, I always eat at Earl's when passing through Gallup. We arrived right at supper time. My husband ordered a hot beef sandwich and I ordered Navajo Taco. His food arrived in just a few minutes and it was very good. He was...More

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Earl, of course, is no longer there. This is a very good, reliable restaurant. The service is professional and friendly. The menu is traditional coffee shop food with a Southwest flare. The chips and salsa are first rate as are the scrambled eggs and hash...More

Thank Scooper88
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very busy eatery; it was a Sunday lunchtime! We had a Reuben Sandwich and a Club Sandwich with Fries which was OK but not great We were also slightly surprised to have our lunch interrupted every minute by someone trying to sell us trinkets, hats...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Vintage Route 66 decor (almost). Down home cookin'. The allowed my husband and I to split a Sunday special, turkey with all the fixin's. The owner circulated through the fining room which added to the atmosphere. The vendors were present but not obtrusive. I'll come...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard about Earl's Restaurant before we arrived in Gallup, New Mexico. We were not disappointed! We enjoyed some authentic Mexican food with excellent service. The waitress was so pleasant, it just made our day!

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Food was filling and delicious. Staff were friendly. Food arrived in a timely matter. Waitress was promptly refilling drinks.

1  Thank ARA N
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Take my advice, choose a different place to eat at if traveling to or visiting Gallup! This is coming from someone who lives here! We have eaten at Earl's many times with people who are visiting and have heard of the establishment. I always try...More

2  Thank devd91
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Kathy S
17 September 2017|
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Response from Pennsynative | Reviewed this property |
Like the others, I don't think they deliver. LIke many restaurants, they probably provide take-out service. Getting some rest may be the one thing on your mind, but it's a delightful venue with an extensive menu. I... More
21 September 2016|
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Response from lynng44 | Reviewed this property |
Not that much know of, but I would call to find out for sure.
Kenneth W
12 March 2016|
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Response from ROCtraveler30 | Reviewed this property |
At the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Highway 66 E, Gallup, NM 87310
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Gallup
  • Phone Number: +1 505-863-4201
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