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Ajo Al's Mexican Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican,
9393 N 90th St Ste 122, Scottsdale, AZ 85258-5042
+1 480-860-2611
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“mexican pizza” (4 reviews)
“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“con queso” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
9393 N 90th St Ste 122, Scottsdale, AZ 85258-5042
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I lived in this neighborhood for over 25 years and Ajo Al's never disappointed. Great authentic Arizona style Mexican food

Thank LarrySKush
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Started us with chips - they were stale unsalted and tasteless. They were served with a small hot sauce carafe. When you poured it onto a plate to dip the chips, it was watery and bland. The food came, the taco was impossible to pick...More

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Looking for Mexican food and not winning yet. Cali transplant just looking for authentic Mexican food. Way too much cheese involved here and the food is Mhhhh

Thank Debbie N
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We used to frequent this restaurant often. It isn't as good as it used to be. More than quality fresh ingredients, it seems more like quantity. It tastes like everything is premade.

Thank 10,130
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Busy lunch stop with a good size menu. We split a Mexican pizza. It was delicious with a thin crust, guacamole, tomato and cheese. Ordered ours stuffed with chicken. The chicken was moist and tasty. The small was perfect for two! Served with a pitcher...More

Thank daxmurphy
Reviewed 9 May 2017

My wife and I stopped by on a Monday - Happy hour all day long! Staff was very helpful and attentive. Food was delicious. Large portions. Be prepared to take some home.... Great location across from a shopping center. Easy access from the street. Adequate...More

Thank Marty P
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Food was almost cold, barely warm. The refried beans were more like bean soup and nasty! Everything was gooey. Don't know what was up with them that day so we just left without eating much. Staff was fine and service was average. I guess we...More

Thank K A
Reviewed 18 March 2017

They changed the menu. The new menu emphasizes refried beans and gooey cheese. Portions are big. The chips are from a bag. The salsa is OK - served in a jug. The place was crowded on a friday night but no wait to get in....More

Thank QQ1234
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We dine at Ajo Al's at least once weekly and the food is always consistently good. Nice atmosphere, friendly and accommodating servers. There is a small outdoor patio. The chips are served warm with endless refills and salsa is fresh and flavorful! Good menu offerings...More

1  Thank Taffpaws
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We go here every 6 weeks or so. I love the queso dip for a starter and my favorite item here is the chimichanga made with machaca beef. It is not a fancy place but good food and friendly service.

Thank Trey M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9393 N 90th St Ste 122, Scottsdale, AZ 85258-5042
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Central Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Central Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-860-2611
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