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La Margarita Express

€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin
515 Chemeketa St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3731
+1 503-371-7960
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Latin
PRICE
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LOCATION
515 Chemeketa St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3731
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch and the outdoor seating. Food was served quickly which was wonderful since we had our hungry 3 yo grandson with us. The basket of chips served before were warm and crisp. We will be back!

Thank Lori D
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I find this Salem Mexican restaurant to be consistently good with their food and service. The portions are generous. Good mole sauce.

Thank John L
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Excellent Mexican and El Salvadoran food - we had a great lunch. Try a pupusa - they're a bargain and are delicious. Quick service.

Thank Alline A
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Took a cooking class and sampled various dishes. Food was great. The margaritas options were varied and delicious.

Thank Curt v V
Reviewed 4 October 2017

La Margarita Express offers a great selection of delicious Mexican food and it's conveniently located in downtown, convenient for lunch or dinner if you work downtown or while shopping; but worth a special trip, too.

Thank lyonsaw47
Reviewed 6 September 2017

this is in a good location if shopping down town salem it is close to the salem center, banks and all downtown salem business

Thank David H
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Good food. Close to downtown so meet friends for lunch. Fair pricing. Outside seating in the summer.

Thank 2015Ruby
Reviewed 13 March 2017

WOnderful drinks and food. My friends and I always get a lot for the money and have great service. Thank you!!!

Thank stacyberkey
Reviewed 13 March 2017

La Margarita Express has the very best tasting Mexican food ever. We've tried many others in the area.

Thank Taxeesdad
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I love tamales and the Salvadorean style are very good. The filling is tasty and I would definitely order them again. The masa is creamy and flavorful. Mexican style tamales have a masa texture that is more coarse...not saying that is a bad thing...just different....More

Thank Mahoo95
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Chemeketa St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3731
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-371-7960
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