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Isalita

) #18 of 459 Restaurants in Ann Arbor €€ - €€€ Mexican, Latin, Spanish
341A E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2276
734-213-7400
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (28 reviews)
“tacos” (27 reviews)
“tapas” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
341A E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2276
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food at Isalita is really tasty. Guacamole with truffle oil, yum. You do have to be explicit if you want vegan food, as not all ingredients are marked (e.g. side of beans arrived with surprise cheese on top). Portions are a bit oddly sized...More

Thank 8euqu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Mexican in the Midwest? Who would've thought? In all my travels, it is the one type of food I stay away from given my So CA roots. But, I call a spade a spade when I get it. This place is fantastic. The chips...More

Thank mtjllc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was packed , but we found the food kind of underwhelming. Too sweet, not enough kick. I guess people go for the drinks and the atmosphere----

Thank Illinois_traveler22
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I were visiting and stopped by for dinner. We both had excellent entrees. I particularly enjoyed the fish taco. Portions were small, so we could have ordered more. A fun and funky place for dinner. Glad we called ahead to get a...More

Thank Happado
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

One of a trio from a particularly interesting restauranteur who has a sensitive palette for the acidic; more Mexican-inspired then a Mexican restaurant pet se, you will be pleasantly surprised by the twists and turns on this menu and on your plates. An unexpected surprise...More

Thank buzzbuddy
Reviewed 13 March 2017

You can usually tell when a restaurant is good by the wait to get in! Our party arrived at 6 p.m. and was told there would be a 45-1 hour wait! As we had planned to dine there and they don't take reservations (except for...More

Thank summer_breeze_9
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Great guacamole, fish tacos and the orange blood margarita is a must! The mushroom quesadilla was a little salty but the chicken enchilada was delicious.

Thank LaTanya K
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I find Isalita expensive for my budget but when I do pay the $ for their food I am always satisfied. I love the lamb! Mmmmm

Thank motionwater
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Isalita is hands down my favorite A2 eatery. The food is always exciting, and the margaritas are the best in town for the $ ... don't believe Tio's claim!! Frozen blood orange or just house is the greatest. And the decor is neat :D

Thank blweiler
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I always enjoy Isalita but this time everything we ordered was just way too salty. We ordered the Mushroom Quesadillas, Chicken Enchiladas and the Guacamole/Chips for the Appetizer (that was the best). Unfortunately, this will make me less likely to want to go back.

Thank Judy O
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Travelmom211
do they have vegetarian options?
19 August 2015|
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Response from RichBelanger | Reviewed this property |
Limited vegetarian options. If you are flexible you can make it work.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 341A E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2276
    (Division)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: 734-213-7400
  • E-mail