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La Tienda Latina

2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
+1 352-367-0022
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (23 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (18 reviews)
“mole” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
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11 - 20 of 227 reviews

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 6 November 2017 via mobile

Really good food at a reasonable price. Careful with the hot sauce - I broke out in a sweat! Convenient and easy to get to location.

Thank John W
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Worst customer service ever!! Ordered a burrito, got home and the burrito was missing its rice and beans so i did not eat it, called back the next day and they told me they could only give me the rice and beans for the burrito...More

2  Thank Ana P
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Typical University town Mexican restaurant. I had the goat and it was delicious. Chips are $ extra, but enough food so weren’t necessary. Beer was cold. Convenient location near university, hospitals, and lodging. Staff was friendly and customers were cool. Limited outdoor seating, Food served...More

1  Thank CUbeMan
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I was staying at a Wyndham just down the street and asked for some good food within walking distance. I was thinking margarita, chips and salsa, you know the cliche Mexican restaurant. Was I wrong. La tienda translates to "store" in Spanish and that is...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

My son had heard about this place from friends so we went after a football game ~ just beat the crowd. Had six of us and ate for under $50. Everything was delicious. Fresh made chips and queso/salsa were very good. I had the chile...More

Thank Teri H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This restaurant seems to be always packed with people but they manage to find a spot for you. The food is special...not found everywhere and the servers are friendly. They also do a great carry-out business.

Thank pegdick
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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
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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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