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Jerry's Cafe

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406 W Coal Ave, Gallup, NM 87301-6402
+1 505-722-6775
08:00 - 21:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped at Jerry's passing through town for lunch. Delicious Mexican-American fare with some Native American specialities like sopaipillas (fried dough.) This is delicious food but heavy! Enchiladas with cheese, fried peppers, etc. All good!

Thank Holanatalie
Franklin, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We chose Jerry's for lunch based on TA reviews. It was a busy place with a short wait to be seated and still a line when we finished. It was definitely popular with the locals, with us being the only "tourists" there. The service and food was great. You got quite a plate of food for under $10. We both... More 

Thank Rhonda H
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stopped in Gallup to see the Hotel El Rancho up close. But, since we were there, my wife and I decided to grab lunch. We were just going to go into the hotel, but we did a quick search to see what else the town had to offer. We picked Jerry's and it was probably the tastiest meal we... More 

Thank Mason7127
Montgomery, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm going to sum this place up in a nutshell. My wife has NEVER, EVER eaten Mexican food 2 nights in a row until I brought her to Jerry's. NUFF SAID.

Thank Patrick M
San Mateo, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped here while passing by Gallup. True local cafe serving solid Mexican-American food. I had Jerry's Special. The claim its served the same since 1976. It is a burger, flattened with chile sauce on top, refried beans and rice. You won't be disappointed if your hungry. Service was excellent.

Thank Roger E
Nome, North Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good was fabulous, staff was very curtious and fast, resturant was clean, and just plain good! If you want good food and a great enviornment, go to Jerry's! You will not leave hungry, or disappointed

Thank Kari J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was excellent and so was breakfast. The place is memorable in a very good way. My husband had the daily special and I the veggie omelette. I like that you can order smaller portions off the menu.

Thank Judyandmark4
Aliso Viejo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped here for lunch while passing through Gallup. It is a small cafe with New Mexican and American food. Good chile and sopapillas.The food was reasonably priced, tasty and served quick. We really enjoyed our meals. Would definitely recommend. One note, parking is limited as it is just street parking. Around the corner there is a... More 

Thank Roadtrp23
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I actually have no idea what the food is like, although judging by the crowd and reviews I'd read, it must be very good. We had made our travel plans to have dinner at Jerry's Cafe after checking into the Hampton Inn when traveling through Gallup, but it was Friday night, and Jerry's Cafe was so packed there was no... More 

Thank Kathleen B
Burlington, North Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first time there and we both had a good meal. Chips and salsa had some kick to it. Plenty of food for the price.

Thank cincyr0

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 406 W Coal Ave, Gallup, NM 87301-6402
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Gallup
  • Phone Number: +1 505-722-6775

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?