Budget Beat

Juan's Authentic Mexican Food Serves Up Giant (Authentic) Portions for Under $10

Finding decent Mexican food on the cheap in Central Phoenix isn't difficult, but finding amazing service from a staff that makes you feel like family is a little bit more of a challenge. Good thing we found Juan's Authentic Mexican Food.

Located on Thomas Road just west of 16th Street, Juan's sits in an unassuming little white building with a couple newly installed windows and a sign that looks far older than the place itself. The family owned restaurant has called this spot home since 1994 and by the looks of the almost always packed parking lot, we're pretty sure they're not going anywhere anytime soon.

We hope not, anyway.

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Shannon Armour
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