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My Mother's Restaurant

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4130 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85015-5115
+1 602-279-7225
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10:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri 10:30 - 22:00
Sat 15:00 - 22:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place looks a bit run down outside, but this is usually the type of place that lets the food do the talking. The waitress was pleasant. The options are there for meals. The portions are good. Try the cheesecake. The price was very reasonable. Parking can be difficult.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Denver, Colorado
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72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Since 1970, this little place has been making homemade bread, pies and down home recipes for its' patrons. Originally owned by the sweet lady in the picture, now operated by Manuel Guillen. We started with a little loaf of homemade bread, honey butter and great salad bar. For $2.99 you can add a one trip salad bar to a main... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

We eat at My Mother's Restaurant often. The food is always top quality and the prices are very reasonable. Some portions are so large, you might want to share. Don't let the exterior of the place fool you.

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Thank mrsmule
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

To look at it from the outside, there's not much to see or entice, but step through the doors and take a gander at the pie selection just inside the door and you'll want to sit down and try some! The food is very good and the portion size will nor leave anyone hungry. I enjoy going up to the... More 

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Thank Mark R
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Visiting from out of town. Food was very good. Outside of building and decor of interior not very appealing but I'm not eating those. From watching the interactions of the wait staff with the patrons I would guess that the place is full of regulars. We try to find the local spots when on vacation. This usually nets us great... More 

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Boston
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

We dined My Mother's this week from a recommendation - and I would echo just about every other review on TripAdvisor: the restaurant is not in one of the better parts of Phoenix, one does not visit for the ambience as it's neither new nor recently remodeled (the seat in my booth was so heavily indented from decades of guests... More 

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Thank bhlmkh
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

My Mothers has the best Honey Bar B que wings ever!!! I order these at lest once a week. I get 50 at a time and they deliver too! Good salad bar and the World's best Banana Creme Pie and Coconut Creme pie... Friendly people, good food what more can you ask for??

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Thank SanchaRose
Glendale, Arizona
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110 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015

We (wife and myself) decided to try My Mother's Restaurant which is located at 4130 North 19th. Ave., Phoenix, AZ. The area this restaurant is in is a little run down but, please don't judge the restaurant by the area. We suggest you park behind the building and enter thru the back door. Our server was Jersey and she was... More 

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La Junta, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

We went here with a party of 6 on Thanksgiving Day - I know dangerous! But "My Mother's" delivered up an excellent meal. The vegetable beef soup had prime rib in it and the turkey dinner with mashed taters and asparagus was fantastic - moist and tasty! The service was a little chaotic but that was to be expected. Other... More 

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Dana Point, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

Don't judge this restaurant by the parking lot, exterior or interior decor! EVERYTHING we ordered was delicious: Salad Bar - ample veggies, extras and dressing (no spinach, but you can't have everything) Vegetable Beef soup - made in house with fresh ingredients, good variety of veggies ample chunks of beef (just needed a touch of pepper) Chicken Noodle soup -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4130 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85015-5115
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 602-279-7225

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