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Criollo Latin Kitchen

$$ - $$$, Latin,
16 N San Francisco St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5230
+1 928-774-0541
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“criollo” (173 reviews)
“tacos” (72 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Southwestern, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 N San Francisco St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5230
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1 - 10 of 705 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We wanted to find a restaurant in the old downtown area and feel fortunate to have selected the Criollo Latin Kitchen. We made reservations on a Thursday and were smart to do so as it filled up rapidly. The food was delicious and the portion...More

Thank Mountainmann
Reviewed 1 week ago

First class food. My rare steak was done to perfection. good atmosphere. Service was OK but not great. Drinks were expensive.

Thank GeoJuice
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Criollo's menu consists primarily of dishes from Central America, but prepared with ingredients mostly from the Four Corners states. Our favorite dishes include the catfish tacos, shrimp with poblano cheddar grits, pork belly, and the bavette steak. A BIG plate of nachos is wonderful for...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Flagstaff for the evening and since our favorite restaurant,Shift, wasn’t open on Sunday for dinner, we decided to try criollo based on good reviews. Big mistake. Appetizer- coconut and mango calamari. The calamari got lost in all the ingredients. We could barely...More

Thank Lisa n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stopped here twice for lunch and enjoyed the Catfish Tacos and Pork Belly Tacos. Both were bursting with flavor and a satisfying portion. I enjoyed the rooftop dining. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Criollo has wonderful food, that wasn't the problem. The service was just terrible. Three of us went on a busy Friday night and were seated fairly quickly, that was good. It took about 15 minutes for our young lady wait staff to ask about drinks...More

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We accidentially bumped into this place and ended up with amazingly delicious food for a good price. The place was very crowded even throughout the week with lots of local people which is always a good sign for the right place to go. The food...More

Thank Georg P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I ate a late lunch here and enjoyed every second of it. There were very few people in the restaurant since it was late for the lunch crowd and early for the dinner crowd. We had passed by the restaurant the evening...More

Thank Shelby L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Casual, comfortable, tasty -- all for reasonable prices. It was very busy on a Monday evening which suggests a popular place. Good find in Flagstaff!

Thank G2105
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to flagstaff for the last 2 years but havent had a chance to visit criollo until last weekend. The space is warm and inviting, but the menu items are better. We started with a variety of cocktails including the prickly pear margarita, the...More

Thank Jeff L
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Tom F
8 February 2016|
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Response from dallasdee | Reviewed this property |
While we all had wine with our dinner, this is considered a farm-to-table location so my guess is they would offer locally brewed beers as well as a few others better known beers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Southwestern, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 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
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 N San Francisco St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5230
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-774-0541
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