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La Mexicana

7495 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422-4630
+1 805-461-0409
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  • Excellent37%
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Travellers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“carnitas” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
7495 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422-4630
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Went to lunch around 2. They have lunch specials until 4. I got the carnitas tacos. You could actually make four small tacos. It comes with rice and beans and is plenty to eat. The carnitas is always good here. I love the chips n...More

Reviewed 29 September 2015

We have been coming to La Mexicana for year and I can hardly believe that I have not written a review for them. The are so friendly and reliable with good dinners and great luncheon specials and we keep coming back. I love the chicken...More

Reviewed 14 February 2014

I really like home made salsa...and this cafe has a wonderful choice of them. It appears to be family run and looking at it from outside...you may want to drive past..but I would truly suggest that you stop in. The portions are plentiful so you...More

Reviewed 7 July 2013 via mobile

Good food fast service great place to go with the kids. My family eats here often for dinner and I know they have lunch specials. Would be nice if they had some drink specials.

Reviewed 3 September 2012

Stopped in for dinner. Looked like a real locals place. Wonderful chile rellenos. Big portion, brought half back to the hotel. I hope I remember to put it in the cooler for tomorrow. My husband had the shrimp diablos. Really tasty and spicy. All of...More

Reviewed 6 August 2012

Sunday night, winding down, we came to this small, family run restaurant while staying in Atascadero. Food and service were fantastic! I had the Pozole, while my husband enjoyed the Carnitas (crispy style). Huge portions, and the flavors were truly authentic. A definite stop for...More

Reviewed 13 May 2011

This is our family's favorite Mexican restaurant. It is family-run and the food and service are both excellent. One of the best things on the menu is the Shrimp Enchilada. If you don't like full plates and lots of cheese, though, don't bother. Check out...More

Reviewed 10 April 2009

My second or third favorite mexican restaurant in town. It has a nice cozy atmosphere, and the food is fine, but it is a big plate of melted cheese on practically enything you order.

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Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7495 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422-4630
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Atascadero
  • Phone Number: +1 805-461-0409
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