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La Monita Taqueria

#355 of 9,536 Restaurants in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
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888/26 Mahatun Plaza | Ploenchit, Patumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 2 650 9581
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Bangkok, Thailand
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64 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good authentic Mexican food Atmosphere is good , service is fast, the staff is smiling & eager to serve Overall a satisfying experience Have eaten there many times & have never been disappointed

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Thank Sanjeev307
Chaweng, Thailand
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Love La Monita! It is the best Mexican for a casual dinner with friends/ colleagues, the ingredients are always fresh and portions are huge. Great atmosphere, love the Branch by Ploenchit!

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Thank lindymac06
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with a friend bc we were sorely craving Mexican food. The burrito I got was absolutely delicious (and a nice change after 1+ month in Thailand) but was 40% smaller than a standard burrito in my native Los Angeles. The salsa bar was also great!

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Thank Benjamin P
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
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64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with friends for lunch and although the restaurant was not busy our food came out in dribs and drabs - we almost had to cancel my order as our time was running out - my friends had almost finished their food. The food was good - no complaints there and truly Tex-Mex (not Mexican). Go, but not if... More 

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Thank Kai S
Bangkok, Thailand
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155 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Monita is a very consistent Mexican restaurant in Bangkok. It is been serving for many years. Always delivering good Mexican food. Here it is guaranteed you can get good tacos as if you were in Mexico DF.

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Thank PGR05
Bangkok, Thailand
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Came here and had an ensalada bowl, accompanied with the nachos supreme; it was really good, considering its mexican food in bangkok! However a little pricey, but besides from that its great.

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Thank vladimirkab
In Transit
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Finding decent Mexican food abroad is really tough - this place is a very nice surprise. Great food, margaritas and service.

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Thank LucyPBnJ
Detroit, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The margaritas were fantastic, but the food was even better! Burritos were giant and filling. This restaurant also had a great selection of craft beer! Many different salsa options at the salsa bar. Best food we had in Bangkok!

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Thank anicklow123
Singapore, Singapore
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

The nachos and margaritas are to die for! Vegetarian friendly! Word of caution, drinks here are very potent! We needed a nap after lunch... but I'm not complaining.

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Thank sockase1
Bangkok, Thailand
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227 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This is my second review of this place. Why am I compelled to write second review after I had left a very good first review few years back. Hmmmm...Read on.... First off - I still think this is an ok joint finding a half way decent Tex-mex food in Bangkok. Their shrimp tacos are one the tastiest on this side... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 888/26 Mahatun Plaza | Ploenchit, Patumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 650 9581

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