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La Fiesta Mexicana

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529 W Cross St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-2406
+1 734-482-1666
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 18 January 2017

After looking for real mexican food, all over Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti, we found a jewel. We cannot recomend a single dish, because EVERYTHING was totally DELISHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!

Thank alemanmem
1 review
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Food was ok, very interesting flavors but nothing particularly stands out. Biggest complaint was that the end services was really slow took forever to get the too go box and food. Service before that was decent, and food arrived in timely manner. Would go there again to try their other variations. Particularly curious on trying their mole sauce which I... More 

Thank Theresa S
Ypsilanti, Michigan
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have been to this little gem a few times now, and I love it. Their Tamales are the most authentic, homemade I have tasted at a restaurant. They don't serve alcohol but we didn't miss it. This is my go-to comfort food place.

Thank Marianne M
Windsor, Canada
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

acceptable food. nothing special. I would expect more of a restaurant in a city with a rich Mexican population.

Thank J P
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126 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Decided to try a new restaurant and picked this one based on trip advisor reviews. It was as good as it has been rated. Salsa is toward the hot side but is so smooth and packed with flavor. The waitress was extremely helpful in advising on selections. The tamales are good: but only go for 2 as they are so... More 

Thank KIngTV1
Brighton, Michigan
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Fiesta Mexicana still has the best Mexican food in the Ann Arbor/ Ypsilanti Area, and possibly in all SE Michigan. If you like chile rellenos, the meat version of this dish is NOT to be missed.

Thank plorandos
Milan, Michigan
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

My husband loves Mexican food so he's not hard to please if it's Mexican fare. I however, am a harder customer if it's Mexican. I think their food is overpriced and not as fresh as I want it to be and is served with so much cheese that the taste of the food is overwhelmed. They have really good salsa... More 

Thank Marsha M
Ypsilanti, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Enchilladas anyway to like them, guacamole and pork in green sauce are my favorites. Friendly atmosphere, quaint decor, good food.

Thank spidermind2015
Ypsilanti, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I lived around the corner from this place in collage. It was a burger joint where you could get 25 cent sliders. Then one day it changed to Mexican. Back then I loved the food but I thought it was a bit pricy for my college wallet. When I learned you could BYOB (beer, wine, Rita's) I used some of... More 

Thank Dave W
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108 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

my wife and I went here for dinner recently, for the first time in over 10 years. The same owner, the same decor, the same vibe, and the same tasty authentic Mexican food cooked lovingly by michelle, the owner. We asked her how long she's been in business. "25 years"--exactly what I thought because I think one of our first... More 

Thank EandMMichigan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 W Cross St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ypsilanti
  • Phone Number: +1 734-482-1666

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?