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El Gallo Giro

346 N University Ave, Provo, UT 84601-2822
+1 801-377-2571
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“guacamole” (6 reviews)
“pollo” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin
346 N University Ave, Provo, UT 84601-2822
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here on my own, but cannot wait to bring my family. I had the smoked quarter chicken which was so yummy. It came with two sides and tortillas and chips and salsa which was way too much food for me, but would have...More

Thank Jill T
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We were passing through Provo and had a hard time finding a restaurant open on Sunday. Luckily we saw the good reviews on El Gallo Giro. We were not disappointed when the young waitress made the Guacamole at our table. It was so fresh and...More

Thank 70flame70
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Went today for a family dinner. Really tight seating. Walk up ordering and then go find a seat. Food was good but a little slow coming. Everyone liked the meal they ordered.

Thank BretHutch
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A friend and I had lunch here today and I had the burrito which was great. Everything I've had here has been really good. Their chicken is well known and worth making a trip. It can get crowded at lunch, but people were willing to...More

Thank wbl2745
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We visit El Gallo Giro every quarter of the year because it is my wife's favorite restaurant. They have fantastic food with great flavor! We love the fish and shrimp tacos! They have such smooth taste and really make you want to order more. The...More

Thank caseyyardley
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We eat once in a while here. The food is always consistent and the soups have a real flavor (recommended, weekdays "sopa de res', and in weekends pozole and "caldo de camaron". Also the "tacos de cochinita pibil" have an authentic flavor. The place always...More

Thank Fe R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I always get their student chicken enchiladas and they are the best. Plus, I love that they give you free chips and salsa to start out. Nothing bad to say about this place.

Thank Steffany J
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We went because of good reviews. We spoke to the cashier for a while about what was good. She was charming and helpful. I ordered the enchiladas and my son ordered the chalupas. His were really good, but my enchiladas were very oily. I didn't...More

Thank mkj123
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you like Mexican grilled chicken (pollo aside), this is a great place to stop if you are ever in Provo, Utah. The taste is great, the portions are ample, the price more than acceptable. My wife and I like to share the 1/2 chicken...More

Thank natebertasso
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The food is delicious! There guacamole is amazing and made fresh at your table. There tamales are so yummy. I hear there smoked chicken is delicious... that will be my next try. Definitely will return!

Thank Melissa H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 346 N University Ave, Provo, UT 84601-2822
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Provo
  • Phone Number: +1 801-377-2571
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