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EL SOL Mexican Cafe & Bakery

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Cafe
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760 N Arizona Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225-6711
+1 480-786-0811
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Chandler, Arizona
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food here is always fresh. It is a simple restaurant-bakery with amazing Mexican pastries. Home-made tortillas and salsa that are both excellent. A great breakfast-lunch place.

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Thank antoncamarota
Yorktown, Virginia
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281 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

My friend and I took our 3 teenage girls here on a weekday for lunch. It wasn't busy and we had time to peruse the menu board which unfortunately didn't do much to explain what exactly each menu item was. We ended up ordering some shredded beef and carnita burritos, chicken tacos, and one "killer burro" with shredded beef. We... More 

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Thank Sabena Y
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161 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We ordered two breakfast burritos for takeout. The portions were generous, but overpriced compared to all of the other places in the area. We had to stand in the vestibule and wait for neatly 30 minutes for our food. I doubt we will return.

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Thank Christy H
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161 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

We got takeout burritos in the early morning. Had to wait about 15 minutes. Food was great. Super bueno burrito was very good as well as my boyfriend's breakfast burrito with eggs and an assortment of meats. This place serves Mexican food along with bakery items. Prices are not cheap.

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Thank Christy H
Surprise, Arizona
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67 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Went here for a business meeting. Parking and seating is limited. It is a basic Mexican menu. Ordered a carne asada burrito and apple empanada. The burrito was fresh and delicious. The empanada was extremely tasty. If you eat in you get chips and salsa. Service was excellent and helpful. I will personally make this a regular stop.

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Thank Troy A
Tempe, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

The best salsa I have ever had. I usually buy the medium but I once in a while go for the hot,now that I know where the store is I will be there pronto.

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Thank Frank L
Chandler
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

My grandmother and mother were both raised on a ranch near Saltillo, Mexico and this place shares their recipes. Of course, I love everything here and at their sister restaurnat El Zocolo! They have the best Mexican pastry, pan dulce, in Arizona. My favorites are the cookies though because again both flavors, the wedding cookies and the orange cookies are... More 

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Thank ReyGeorge
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

This place is one to visit. The tortillas are fresh and home made so as my daughter says, " Mexican food is all about the tortilla". Fresh is best and this place is is definitely fresh. I order to go as I work about 2 miles away and with other Mexican restaurants closer I choose this one as its the... More 

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Thank Rolando C
Gilbert, Arizona
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2014

We've gone here for a few years now. The food is excellent and the prices are reasonable. I've tried a bunch of different dishes, and have never been disappointed. You always see the same welcoming faces. The first time we took young kids, I was apologetic about the mess that small fingers make with rice. They joked about how it's... More 

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Thank wannawander2
Chandler, Arizona
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

I absolutely love their tortillas, so fresh and warm. I always stop buy and grab some when we are having potlucks at work and everyone else agrees that they are just so yummy! Also the staff that works their is just so friendly, it might even be the owner I'm not sure but either was every time I go they... More 

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Thank Amanda H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 760 N Arizona Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225-6711
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Chandler
  • Phone Number: +1 480-786-0811

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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?