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El Gallo Giro

5285 N Glenwood St, Boise, ID 83714-1331
+1 208-321-0355
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
5285 N Glenwood St, Boise, ID 83714-1331
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

After returning from Dallas and its great Tex-Mex, almost any Boise Mexican place is likely to be a bit of a disappointment so I tried to step out of my usual order and try something different. The enchaladas chili cilorado were tasty and I will...More

Thank Gov1949
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Authentic mexican food. Great chili relleno with a pablano pepper. Great mole dish and the shrimp diablo was good but the margaritas shine.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Took the family here because we had been hearing good things about it. Seems like it took forever for someone to come and ask if we wanted drinks, chips/salsa and menus after being seated. Once ordered, the food didn't take to long to get to...More

Thank Russell V
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

.....stand out on this restaurant's menu. Of course you can also find the usual offerings that can be found on other places that serve Mexican cuisine. But if you are here, you might as well try something different. How about an Olivia's salad, or albondigas...More

Thank NHB66
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My friend and I stopped in for lunch on Wednesday and even though we were there right before noon, the food/meat was tough and luke warm and seemed like it had been sitting out for hours. The service was fine but I would never give...More

Thank Winger63
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We take our family here quite often. This restaurant is family owned and great care is made in pressing your meal.

Thank Sherryq196
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We typically come here for the enchiladas and burritos, and this time we came for soup & salad lunch... I have tried this location in Garden City and also tried Kuna; both are great food and atmosphere. It's family friendly, and still is a "Pizza...More

Thank themntneer
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The service is fast and food is good. I have had the Tostada (Great lunch choice) and the Fajita Burrito. Portion size and flavor are both good.

Thank Arlin J
Reviewed 5 March 2016

First time visiting the El Gallo Giro. I was very impressed. I had chicken enchiladas verde, outstanding. Good portion, fresh, the chicken was plentiful and not buried in sauce and spices, all breast meat. My wife had chicken taco platter, same thing.... very fresh and...More

Thank HooversGrille
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

We were hungry for Fajitas and decided to check this place out..the salsa and chips were really good. We did the table side guacamole it could have used a little more cilantro and garlic..but was still good. I had the steak fajitas I was a...More

Thank Sue H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5285 N Glenwood St, Boise, ID 83714-1331
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-321-0355
  • E-mail