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Don Rubens Mexican Restaurant

4323 W Cactus Rd, Ste 1, Glendale, AZ 85304-2340
+1 602-866-2900
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chips and salsa” (15 reviews)
“pollo” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
4323 W Cactus Rd, Ste 1, Glendale, AZ 85304-2340
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As always, seating was pleasant and prompt. Great chips and salsa accompanied by margs was next. I had been craving a chile relleno for weeks and Don Ruben delivered! It is favorite dish here along with rice and beans-perfection for a vegetarian! Generous portions and...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

First and last time I go to this restaurant. We ordered a carnitas plate that was literally 75% grilled onions. We brought this to to attention of the waiter, he got his manager and brought our concern to her. This woman, Stacey proceeded to our...More

Thank S4617TPenriqueg
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Food was very good and portions were generous. We called in the order for 10 and it was ready for pickup in 15 min.

Thank Irene K
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I have lunch here about once a week. My favorite lunch item is their Tortilla Soup, which is very hearty, delicious and filling. I love the spicy salsa, too! The only disappointment that I've ever experienced was for our casual 'rehearsal' dinner with all of...More

Thank DebvLong
Reviewed 9 August 2017

the food is always excellent and the customer service excellent.sometimes you have to wait but it is worth it. nice restaurant to go to.

Thank deborah h
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is a new restaurant for us. We have lived in the valley for over 50+ years. The food is so good and tasty. The Cheese Crisp is one of our favorites. The chips and salsa are good and I enjoy the Beef Chimichanga's. My...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 24 July 2017

TripAdvisor strikes again!! We were looking for somewhere new and after looking and several different sites (mostly here) we decided on this small place. You'd drive right past it if you weren't looking for the blue canopy! The restaurant is brightly colored inside and we...More

Thank frankandkelly2015
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Don Rubens is hidden away in a small strip mall. Stopped in here for lunch. The restaurant is small, and the place was busy; one table was vacant. We are not big eaters, especially at lunch. I had the Blake Tacos, the significant other ordered...More

Thank SteveRearington
Reviewed 10 June 2017

First time at Don Reuben's. The drinks, food, and service was tops. But even more amazing. Talked to a young family from Glendale with 2 little ones while waiting outside for a table for about 20 min. When bill was presented our waiter said -...More

Thank Gourmetgirl1940
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I just luv this place! It is a very small place and best to go during off times otherwise the wait can be a bit much. The restaurant does not accept reservations. I usually try to make sure I am there at 11am when they...More

Thank arizona69
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4323 W Cactus Rd, Ste 1, Glendale, AZ 85304-2340
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: +1 602-866-2900
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