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La Familia

) #63 of 260 Restaurants in Chico €€ - €€€ Mexican, Latin, Spanish
1008 W Sacramento Ave, Chico, CA 95926-4391
+1 530-828-3733
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“pupusas” (3 reviews)
“el salvador” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
€€ - €€€
1008 W Sacramento Ave, Chico, CA 95926-4391
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Mexican food here is delicious. The El Salvador food (pupusas) is out of this world delicious. The owners (very friendly) are from El Salvador and know how to make absolutely delicious and authentic pupusas. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank mbrett142
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I am not a big fan of Mexican restaurants, but was urged to try this family owned eatery. To my surprise, I found it delightful. It was extremely clean, the meal (shrimp burrito) was well made, and the staff extremely polite. My wife and I...More

Thank max1111111
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We go here often when we miss Mexico and can't wait for our next trip south of the border. The food is really authentic tasting and the atmosphere is comfortable. They often display the artwork of local artists and we have seen the works of...More

Thank sissun
Reviewed 21 April 2016

La Familia has the tastiest and affordable Mexican food in the North Valley. Everything is sooooo good. The simple crunchy chicken tacos are excellent. The super deluxe burrito is a work of art. Try it with the black beans. Great, friendly service. The owners are...More

1  Thank Mad1953
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

The food was great, so we're the prices and service! They helped us choose the perfect Birthday dinner! Would go back next time I'm in town!

Thank Audra W
Reviewed 22 September 2015

When my wife and I are looking for some good Mexican food, with friendly service, at a fair price, La Familia always fits the bill.

Thank BidwellRunner
Reviewed 19 April 2015

It doesn't look like much from the outside, but the food in this restaurant is delicious. The family that owns and runs the restaurant is from El Salvador and they bring some dishes to the menu that you won't find at other local Mexican restaurants....More

1  Thank ChicoRanMan
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

Great food , Chico Best kept secret, Shrimp tacos and shrimp salad are my favorite! Quick service great for lunch or dinner.

Thank Ken K
Reviewed 4 March 2014

In my opinion, best authentic Mexican food in Chico! Love everything I have tried so far and I want to keep going back for more! Something different to try would be the Pupusas. You won't regret trying it.

Thank val2323
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Went here on a whim with my roommate when we lived on Nord, and it became our "spot." Went here every week! Now we make the "trek" from downtown when we want really good Mexican food. The family who owns and works at this place...More

Thank Stephanie G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1008 W Sacramento Ave, Chico, CA 95926-4391
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
  • Phone Number: +1 530-828-3733
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