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Libby's El Rey Cafe - CLOSED

999 North Broad Street, Globe, AZ 85501-2377
+1 928-425-2054
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“fresh chips” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
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999 North Broad Street, Globe, AZ 85501-2377
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 29 April 2017

Really nice to get this Mexican food Establishment back in business. As many of you know, it was closed for some time. the renovations have not done anything but compliment the cuisine. The food here is great. I am partial to the rest chili and...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We went for a scenic drive and came across El Rey Café at lunchtime. It didn't look too busy, but when we got inside the place was packed. We had lunch and the food was very good. We aren't experts on real Mexican food, but...More

Thank wbpWheeling_IL
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We sat outside on a beautiful day. The service was excellent. The fresh chips and salsa were addictive. The tacos, enchiladas and beans and rice were yummy. I wasn't crazy about my chile relleno, as the eggy coating was quite thick.

Thank Flag-foodie
Reviewed 7 February 2016

No longer Libby's, this local favorite location reopened this week. The new Owners of the El Rey, are JR and Roberta Reynosa formerly of Chalo's and J&R Fine Mexican Food and Steaks-They have totally remodeled the building-which they own and added a lovely patio to...More

Thank RebeccaGlobe
Reviewed 19 February 2015

This place was the filthy. My wife and I sat down and were given chips and salsa. We looked around and couldn't believe how dirty the floor and walls were. We left before ordering.

Thank David D
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Unfortunately, Libby's El Rey has closed permanently. The owner's lease was not renewed. This place will be missed by many. It was a favorite for many locals, as well as for many travelers, and I have heard many travelers say it was a ritual to...More

Thank BPCCM
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I didn't like the place anyhow. Service was terrible,obnoxious teeners. I told the waitress there was a mistake on the bill and she haughtily informed me she doesn't make mistakes. So I left no tip, and the error was in my favor by $10. Never...More

Thank globaldistrust
Reviewed 4 May 2014

Libby's El Rey Cafe is closed. Surrounded by a chain link fence. Perhaps as some naysayers might say, to keep the vermin in, but it was a place unlike any other, and will be missed. 20 years of grime? Absolutely. Greasy chips? Buttered. Low prices?...More

1  Thank gvgrinning
Reviewed 25 February 2014

I rated the atmosphere as average just because I could not decided between awful and great. The charm of the place is based partly on its dumpiness, but it is clean and none of the broken bits got in the way. The food is generally...More

Thank artesiafan
Reviewed 24 February 2014

Walked in on what seemed to be arguing or tension between the two waitresses. Recieved the most greasy chips I've ever seen, which turned us off but later found out it was butter poured over them?? There appeared to be 20 year's worth of grime...More

Thank tdbutton69
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  • Address: 999 North Broad Street, Globe, AZ 85501-2377
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Globe
  • Phone Number: +1 928-425-2054
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