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La Tienda Latina

2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
+1 352-367-0022
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (23 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (18 reviews)
“goat” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
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Reviewed 1 week ago

La Tienda offers excellent food at excellent prices in an atmosphere of genuine friendliness. At certain times, ordering out can be a bit backlogged, exactly because of the restaurant's great food, value, and human warmth

Thank Jeffrey G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent authentic Mexican food! I have eaten here 11 times and its always great. My favorite is Jeff's Quesadilla with blackened shrimp, scallops and fish with grilled onions and mushrooms. Then its the grilled steak, onions and mushroom quesadilla. The tortilla chips are home made...More

Thank stevegordon
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Title says it all really. If you are looking for great authentic Mexican food at a reasonable price in an unpretentious atmosphere then this is the place your you. The various types of tacos are all tasty, as well as the main dishes. The Carnitas...More

Thank deadheadbill
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I came to this place by the recommendation of the staff from Home2 Hotel, and they raved about it. After trying their empanadas, so will I. They were nicely sized, the flavor was right on, and the hot sauce was excellent. Not only that, but...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Always good food, relatively quick and affordable. Our go to place in Gainesville for Mexican. Everything cooked to order and generous servings. Try the red mle.

Thank rlhersh
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I got three tacos because I wanted to try the beef cheek. It was tender, had a nice beefy flavor, and I'd get them again. I also got the green mole chicken and it was very well done too. Be careful of the red sauce...More

Thank flybone
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Order at the counter, then wait till they bring. Great selection of classic Mexican fare. Good portions for the price. Even a cerveza selection.

Thank Jerknos
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Tasty mexican food that will fill you up! They have many choices on the menu for whatever type of food you are feeling. They have nice outdoor seating and indoor seating where you can enjoy your food. Our lunch was delivered quickly and tasted fresh...More

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 22 November 2017

They people taking your order won't really know what you mean if you ask about gluten - but- if you need to be gluten free then you should be able to review the menu and find safe nummies. We dropped in for a quick lunch...More

1  Thank Bob A
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We'd done some bike riding (38 miles) and were very hungry. This place is always packed and you make a line to order then find a table and take your red order number sign with you. They were pretty slow but the chicken soup was...More

Thank 2thdoc33133
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Questions & Answers
25 March 2016|
Response from zapdaddy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have an outdoor patio area with tables
11 April 2015|
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Response from Joyce B | Reviewed this property |
If I am remembering correctly, they only had beer and wine.
11 April 2015|
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Response from Rob A | Reviewed this property |
They have a good selection of mexican bottled beer.No wine that I know of.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-367-0022
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