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Alfonso's Mexican Food

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510 S Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541-4818
+1 928-468-6178
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Gilbert, Arizona
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63 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We won't go there anymore. The food is good, but the staff treat people like crap and act like they have no interest in being there, like you're bothering them. The staff have their favorite customers, but if you're an out-of-towner, forget it.

Thank Lawdrum
Phoenix, Arizona
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice little place that serves half between fast, half restaurant style Mexican food. They had student specials so that comes in handy.

Thank Rachael A
Arizona City, Arizona
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102 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most of my reviews are for folks who have a limited budget, like me, but want good food and inexpensive mini-vacations. This little dive is a good place to enjoy beans, rice and a delicious burrito on a budget. The burrito was jam packed with shredded beef, I couldn't eat it all I had to ask for a to go... More 

Thank lmeastlacka
Colebrook, New Hampshire
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Stop in- it's not super fancy, but the tortillas are to die for and food is always filling and amazing!

Thank hmckay76
Seattle, Washington
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84 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

If you're on the way to dig at the paleo site 15mins down the road & want to grab something filling to go that the kids will like & don't want DQ or Wendy's, this is a good bet. I liked the breakfast burrito with chorizo & potatoes. My oldest son said the beef burrito was good but a bit... More 

Thank Daryl L
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104 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This is a old school cafeteria type place. Everything looks and tastes homemade. Nothing fancy here. Solid food and good prices. It's dinner on Styrofoam. Sauces and shredded beef were spot on in enchiladas. There wasn't much in the cheese department. I would ask for extra sauce the next time. Service,was quick and friendly

Thank Mark R
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This restaurant has very good food, lovely dining if you prefer cowboy music in a Mexican restaurant. That was my only let down

Thank Marlene C
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We tried this joint as it was highly rated, we tried the carne asada torta and green chili burrito, both were very good, also ordered a side of fries, you get one potatoe worth of fires for a $1.50, and limp and stale, save your money on the fires. Place looks very run down and sitting area tables are bent... More 

Thank UtahDaytripperUtah
Scottsdale, Arizona
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Cheap, good and fast. Family owned and friendly. True Mexican food . Fish tacos and tostados are delcious

Thank Pam D
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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223 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Had the Carne Asada plate one day and the Menudo another. The Carne Asada have generous filets of meat. It was tough and chewy and he seasoning was pretty plain. I like the rice and refried beans. The rice was fluffy and seasoned just right and the refried beans tasted fresh with just enough cheese on top. The Menudo is... More 

Thank John T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 S Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541-4818
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Payson
  • Phone Number: +1 928-468-6178

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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?