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Criollo Latin Kitchen

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Southwestern, Latin, Central American, South American
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16 N San Francisco St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5230
+1 928-774-0541
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09:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Dallas
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The food was awesome. We all got something different and were all very pleased! My Rojas Viejo were extremely tasty. The bison meatloaf also got good reviews by a friend. The appetizer was forgotten by the kitchen staff but then comp'ed by the manager so we were able to try the seasonal tamale which was delicious!

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Thank dallasdee
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

This is a restaurant in downtown Flagstaff, so parking can be a problem. That is about the only detraction however. The menu is based on Cuban food and so the offerings are a bit unusual. However the food is quite tasty and not at all off in taste. The atmosphere and the decor are both casual. The prices are moderate... More 

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Arizona
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64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant in Flagstaff. We have been multiple times and have had exceptional service, delicious food and a wonderful atmosphere each and every time.

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Thank TheCarmacks
Flagstaff, Arizona
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016

There is no better happy hour in Flagstaff, I love the fish tacos and jalapeno margaritas. The locals are all well aware of the happy hour menu and it is often busy 3-6.

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Thank PersnicketyFlagAZ
Houston, TX
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317 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 356 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

The braised beef in the ropa vieja was excellent. The paella was also very good except that the rice was undercooked. For dessert they attempt to replicate a Madrid favorite, churro and chocolate. Although quite the tasty treat the churro disintegrates making it difficult to enjoy without the aid of a fork. I really hope it was just an off... More 

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Long Beach, Mississippi
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

Didn't exactly know what the "Latin" foods consisted of. Turned out to be a great lunch. Nice variety of foods. We had a fantastic waiter too.

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

Criollo's Latin Kitchen starts with a simple, unassuming sidewalk presentation but changes into a warm, comfortable atmosphere that includes a nifty bar with a "locals-type" look. The menu offers a fairly wide variety of dishes to chose from and a majority of their food comes from local farms and fields. My wife had (for the second time) the Mojo Marinated... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

I had stopped at this restaurant previously on my way to the airport and I though my sandwich was excellent. This time we came with family and friends for lunch. We ordered a few differnt dirinks: pisco sour, caipirinha and beer with avocado chips and salsa and appetizers. They all were just great. We also ordered a few tacos, soup,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here during our Flagstaff part of our Arizona adventure. Killer Bloodies and deliciously unique soups. Friendly and funky. Great spot!

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Sacramento, California
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76 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on the way back from the Grand Canyon and were quite pleasantly surprised to find this place. The service staff was friendly and efficient. The food was delicious, especially the fries! Excellent beer and wine selection.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Southwestern, Latin, Central American, South American
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 N San Francisco St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5230
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-774-0541

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