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La Mexicana Grill

407 N 7th St, Allentown, PA 18102-2835
+1 610-776-1910
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
24 Dec 2013
“Cash only”
11 Nov 2012
“The restaurant is now called El Azteca. It has good, reasonably priced, and authentic Mexican food and worth a try if you are i”
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407 N 7th St, Allentown, PA 18102-2835
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Reviewed 24 December 2013 via mobile

Very good Mexican food in the ghetto of Allentown. They only accept cash so be prepared. The chorizo tacos are excellent.

Thank tigo1
Reviewed 11 November 2012 via mobile

We stopped here while returning to the Philadelphia area-El Azteca as the testaurant is now called, is a very pleasant place with good, home-cooked Mexican food. The Enchiladas were spiced just right and there was no skimping on the cheese and the burrito was giant...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2012

After reading the 5 stars review in trip advisor, my wife and I visited the place. We were really disappointed by the place. It is really run down and service is bad.

Thank KeeneTraveller
Reviewed 11 January 2009

It is Mexican

Thank Bethlehem Foodie
Reviewed 28 August 2008

I love La Mexicana Grill. I have been going to this restaurant regularly for over a year now and I have always been pleased with their food. I have tried several other Mexican restaurants in the Allentown/Bethlehem area and La Mexicana tops the list. Antonio...More

Thank quarryknight
Reviewed 24 July 2008

I work downtown for PPL and have frequented this place for Mexican with friends for lunch for YEARS. The food is great, you get a LOT of it for what you pay and it's delicious. If you work downtown, you know what to expect when...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2008

This place was OK but pricey for what you get and the food seemed weirdly non-authntic.

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Reviewed 9 February 2008

Food is truly authentic, excellent, fresh! The Best Fajitas! Would highly recommend. And as for the ones who write "avoid dangerous area!" You can park right out front, and walk in. Never have any problems. Lived a few blocks down for a couple years, and...More

Thank bubbafood
Reviewed 19 December 2007

When I lived in the Lehigh Valley, this was one of my favorite restaurants. The service was wonderful & the food was great. You could also buy take out tortilla to take home. But, I must warn visitors who are not from the area, be...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2007

the BEST most AUTHENTIC mexican food you will ever have

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  • Address: 407 N 7th St, Allentown, PA 18102-2835
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-776-1910
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