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La Bamba Restaurant

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Latin, Mexican, Spanish, Southwestern
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730 US Highway 1, North Palm Beach, FL 33408-4509
+1 561-882-1718
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Today
11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Jupiter, Florida
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307 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based on our friends raving reviews of this place, we really looked forward to our visit. Unfortunately the service was poor at best. The food took forever to arrive. Restaurant was less than half full of guests. Even considered paying for the drinks and leaving. We tried the enchilladas with green sauce which were full of chicken but bland. Not... More 

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Thank T S
Cumming, Georgia, United States
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63 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food at a reasonable price. The portions are large. Service was very good and our meals came out quickly. The salsa served with chips was very fresh. Ask for the green sauce if you want something spicy.

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Thank Paula M
Hollywood, Florida
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great Spanish / Mexican food on a budget... Where can you get a complete Steak meal with soup for $ 9.99.. not to mention complimentary chips and salsa. This place offers a great lunch menu 7 days a week... take advantage of it.. great food, great people.. it's my favorite in the area... If your on a budget try them... More 

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Thank JCP_11
Palm Beach, Florida
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Service with a smile and food made with fresh ingredients make this a regular spot for us. The drinks are well done, too. Great spot to meet neighbors and friends, bring the kids, or walk over for date night. Take out has always been hot, fresh, and done quickly.

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Buffalo, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Fresh chips were served with 3 delicious salsas. The Masa de Puerco was tasty and extremely filling. It came with plantains and very good black beans/rice. A good selection of draft beers.

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Thank Cliff M
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98 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Mexican food done right. Flavorful, generous portions come out of the kitchen steaming hot. My burro was full of ground beef. My wife's carne assada came out properly cooked. Service is pleasant and prompt.

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Thank Marvin W
West Palm Beach, Florida
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187 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Very good Mexican with a VERY EXTENSIVE menu. Nice bar in back and an outside patio for dining. My favorite is crab meat filled burido. Chips and salsa on the table from the minute you sit down. Service is very good. About 4 years ago, I made my wife a surprise 60th birthday party (84 people came) and it was... More 

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Thank Gary S
Phoenix
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

If you're looking for reasonably priced, authentic Mexican food in this area, this is probably your best bet.

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Thank FreqTrvlr300
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I recently dined at La Bamba in North Palm Beach, and it was wonderful. They made the best chicken fajitas I have EVER tasted, and we have love Mexican food; so we have tried fajitas throughout many states. We also enjoyed the salsa and enchilada. Our waitress was very attentive and friendly. The restaurant was clean and... More 

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Thank Lisa B
North Palm Beach, Florida
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

i dont get it, i assume people do not know what real mexican tastes like. this isn't it. La Fogata is 1 mile away and blows this place away on every level.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Mexican, Spanish, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 US Highway 1, North Palm Beach, FL 33408-4509
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  North Palm Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 561-882-1718
Description
La Bamba Mexican & Spanish Restaurants tell the story of the American Dream. In the early 1980's, the Molina Family humbly came from El Salvador to the United States with the dream of making a future for the family. In 1988 the hard work, diligence and dedication paid off as the first restaurant seating 58 people opened in Inverrary, Lauderhill employing most of the 12 brothers and sisters of the Molina Family. Today the Restaurant has 5 locations, (Plantation, Margate, Fort Lauderdale, Delray Beach and North Palm Beach) the largest of which seats 224 people having one brother in the kitchen and one sibling in the dining room of each location.

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