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Gallo Blanco Cafe

928 E. Pierce st, Phoenix, AZ 85006
+1 602-327-0880
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (45 reviews)
“tacos” (55 reviews)
“queso fundido” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
928 E. Pierce st, Phoenix, AZ 85006
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11 - 20 of 275 reviews

Reviewed 11 February 2016

I've been to this restaurant several times. The food is tremendous and the prices are reasonable. I highly recommend.

Thank cmulleneaux
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I've eaten here three or four times, and have always found something new to like (or love). I also did not know that margaritas could be so good! Of all the restaurants I've eaten at, this one has the best ratio of food taste quality...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The food, beer, decor and service are well above average. There were lots of meal options for vegetarians. Our server was friendly and helpful..

Thank Lorne29
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Service was terrible. Our waiter's name was Jeff, and he had a major attitude problem. Food was expensive, and when I ordered a burrito, I was expecting a little garnish or something on the plate, but received the burrito on a plate. That was it....More

2  Thank Richard G
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Wonderful food and drink. The bartender even made sangrita for us - although it was not on the menu. Note - sangriTA not sangria.

Thank Diane V
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Homemade tortillas, amazing food, cheap but delicious! I'm pretty sure they're closed but the sister restaurant Otro Cafe is still open and has pretty much the same stuff. The happy hour is so-so but the food is so reasonable that it doesn't matter. It's still...More

Thank Brande W
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Visiting Phoenix and wanted to have some great Mexican food since its hard to find in my home town on east coast. Gallo Blanco did not disappoint! Started with gaucamole and margaritas then have street tacos. So good, we came back the next night -...More

Thank RosemaryAlb
Reviewed 18 March 2015

What I am reviewing here is Café Tranquilo which appears to be the new name for the restaurant at the Clarendon Hotel in Phoenix. We stayed here in mid-March 2015 and had breakfast in the restaurant 3 mornings and every day the breakfast was outstanding....More

Thank KenL60089
Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

Visited this restaurant based on reviews and was told Gallo Blanco Cafe closed last night and the hotel had taken over the restaurant. Menu was very limited and food was just average.

4  Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We stopped in for some appetizers and margaritas. Fantastic ambience. The apps were delicious! Try the guacamole.

Thank Leslie C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 928 E. Pierce st, Phoenix, AZ 85006
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 602-327-0880
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