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La Mexicana

1637 P St, Lincoln, NE
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good23%
  • Average29%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
27 Jun 2016
“Closed”
11 Jul 2015
“Sad to report that La Mexicana burned down in April, 2015”
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09:00 - 21:00All hours
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Mexican
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1637 P St, Lincoln, NE
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This downtown place burned down months ago. It used to be very good with a small grocery attached. Repeat, this place is clised. There are branch restaurants iwned by the Morales family. The quality if food varies.

Thank NebraskaPineknot
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Lincoln is looking forward to a rebuild of this grocery store and restaurant. We are sad to report that La Mexicana burned down in April, 2015. Workers yielding a blowtorch set a fire that was not under control until all was lost. Grateful that people...More

1  Thank Ronnie B
Reviewed 22 January 2015 via mobile

La Mex was one of my favorite places to hang out in college. I was happy to go back and find that it's doing really well with updated decor and menus. The food is great and the margaritas are too. Plus discounts on margs Monday...More

Thank Jamie N
Reviewed 30 June 2014

I moved to Nebraska from the Southwest. I had to kiss a lot of frogs before finding my Mexican food prince! This place is the only authentic tasting sit down Mexican place in town. Cheap margarita specials abound and their salsa is so delicious you...More

Thank Midwest-escapee
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

I recently bought a restaurant.com certificate to la mexicana and decided to jump at the chance to try the food right away. Called a friend and of we went armed with a hefty gift certificate. I was disappointed to say the least! So many people...More

Thank NEpony
Reviewed 2 March 2014

If you are looking for authentic mexican food, this is the place. We received very large food portions and the taste and flavor were Awesome.

Thank Cookingkeri
Reviewed 27 January 2014

Stopped in last week for business lunch. My customer suggested La Mexicana. Very friendly waiter! I ordered the ASADA buritto (steak) and my customer ordered the #24 on the menu. Chips and salsa wer AWESOME, and didn't get to finish them before our meals wer...More

Thank steve y
Reviewed 12 November 2013

I was disappointed with this restaurant. The food is good but not as good as I expected from reading reviews. The food was colorful and nicely displayed on the plates but the flavor was bland. The grocery store sells tortillas that they make right there....More

Thank EldonEverhart
Reviewed 13 January 2013

the food was OK, but a bit cold by the time I got it. there are better mexican places around. I have some others that I favor.

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 7 August 2012

There are as many recipes for mole as there are (sadly, few) Mexican restaurants which serve it. La Mexicana's is outstanding, and I order it each time I go. Usually with my sister, who is partial to their green chili pork burrito. Don't bound to...More

1  Thank Z25_MN6
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1637 P St, Lincoln, NE
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
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