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La Fonda El Taquito

Mexican, Latin,
800 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2339
+1 816-471-1675
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“chicken soup” (4 reviews)
“carnitas” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
800 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2339
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

As a KC native but not a resident for 30 years I've always loved trying the numerous Mexican restaurants whenever I come back. La Fonda has gained the top spot on my list. Always great service and the food exceptional. Tacos and tostadas are a...More

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 8 December 2017

The decor of this place will not bowl you over. The food, however, was very good and the price was phenomenal. I ordered tamales, which I love. I was a little disappointed that they were not in corn husks, but they were decent sized, and...More

Thank T A
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Along Southwest Blvd you can find many authentic Mexican restaurants, most are very good, some are pretty average. Surprisingly, La Fonda falls with the latter. The atmosphere and decor are warm and inviting, the place just plain feels good. Comfortable is a good thing. The...More

Thank donh429
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Ordered over the phone for a carry out order. I was referred to this restuarant by some friends. I ordered the taco salad and the price online says $6.99 got to the restaurant and it was $8.29...got back to work and my chips in my...More

Thank tlc3kc88
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

My absolute favorite Mexican restaurant in town. The rice is as good as my grandma's and the carnitas melt in your mouth. Reasonable prices, great service and delicious food!

Thank Shelly C
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Our favorite Mexican eatery in Kansas City. The food is always very good to excellent. The enchiladas and burritos are superior. The rice and beans are great. This restaurant has been here for many years because of consistent quality of food and service. The food...More

Thank donbooksmusic
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We loved the atmosphere. The chips are delicious. Hot and mild salsa offered. The large chicken soup is enormous, more than enough for two. The fried beef tacos are very good, not too heavy. The ala carte burrito is large enough for one. Courteous staff...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Hands down, this place has the best carnitas and tacos!!! Try them both and you will be more than pleased. They have the most flavoful beans. Props to the chef here! While the restaurant itself could use some updating, you'll go home full with real,...More

Thank YumKC
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I love La Fonda. I think the food here is always good and authentic. The fried tacos are outstanding, the burritos are delicious and pretty big, and the chicken soup is to die for if you have a cold. The service is always quick and...More

Thank rlbucci
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is a family owned and operated Mexican restaurant, and the food is very good and tasty. We also love the chips and salsa here. My wife loves their burritos and I love their enchiladas. The family operates this restaurant with pride, and it shines...More

Thank LeBonCatulus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2339
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-471-1675
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