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La Cocina Bar and Grill

€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin
32459 Temecula Pkwy, Temecula, CA 92592-9600
+1 951-302-6233
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (12 reviews)
“fajitas” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Latin
€€ - €€€
32459 Temecula Pkwy, Temecula, CA 92592-9600
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always know we will be served quickly and our food will arrive hot and flavorful! Not a fancy restaurant but they make you feel at home. Our group of 6 always starts with the Cadilliac Margaritas and then on to the main event! Try...More

Thank tarstmartin
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We decided to try the Sunday Brunch. I was very impressed with the selections. They make made to order omelets. They have a large assortment of entrees and desserts and the ceviche is the best I have ever had from a restaurant. I have had...More

Thank Gene2459
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We have visited La Cocina several times. The food is authentic Mexican. It is typically very good, but occasionally not quite as good. The service is typically adequate, but lacks enthusiastic follow-up during the meal. The atmosphere is nice and has an authentic Mexican theme....More

Thank SCB951
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

When restaurants get it right I like to say so! Great table side guacamole! Great salsas, we asked for flour tortillas along w/ chips they served, it was no problem and brought promptly. I had the chicken chimichanga and even the cheese just tasted of...More

Thank Csiena
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Great reviews what am I missing? Nothing. There were no tables as it was busy but I was able to sit at the bar. in the back. I ordered a drink and was asked for $5 instantly. I requested a menu and the bartender said...More

Thank vintagechina
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Read reviews on trip advisor so decided to give it a try for lunch. It exceeded our expectations in every way. Service was fast and friendly and food was great. Especially liked the salsa. Wife had the avocado salad and I had a combo plate....More

Thank OsageBeach_MOMark
Reviewed 14 June 2017

La Cocina is a great mexican food favorite for Temeculans. Located off of the busy Temecula Pkwy towards the entrance to wine country. Small restaurant with bar that is always filled with customers. Authentic tasting food and great atmosphere. Big cozy booths and tables, servers...More

Thank Barbie P
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We drive regularly between San Diego and Palm Desert. We have just recently begin to stop at La Cocina Bar and Grill when we drive in the early afternoon for a late lunch. We have been stopping there for the Shredded beef tacos and a...More

Thank Laurie48
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This place has pretty much the best Mexican food you will find in Temecula. The chimichanga de pollo is my go to. Absolutely fantastic. Service is always great and and staff are very nice. If you love Mexican food then give this place a try....More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

With only a 15 minute wait for a table, we were seated in this cozy dining room on a busy Saturday night. We ordered the steak and shrimp fajitas for two and there was ample food for three! The fajitas were delicious and the addition...More

Thank geneatis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32459 Temecula Pkwy, Temecula, CA 92592-9600
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-302-6233
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