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La Lupita

114 N a St, Lenoir City, TN 37771-2932
+1 865-984-0806
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gorditas” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
114 N a St, Lenoir City, TN 37771-2932
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

While we too were the only Caucasian couple on the place. It was fun to order and learn about some of the menu items we could not decipher. If your not intimidated by being out of your comfort zone, this place is great. If you...More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This restaurant delivers authentic Mexican food that is very good with very generous portions. Saturday crowd is very large with many Mexican workers dropping in for lunch. Be patient and you will get good food.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I refuse to give a restaurant fewer than three stars just because I did not manage to dine there. A friend of ours raved about the authenticity of the food at La Lupita, so we were very excited to try it. Unfortunately, there are no...More

1  Thank BayInTN
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Mexican grocery with a section with dining tables. Food was good, but it seems the "restaurant" is mostly take out. One young boy finally took our order, but there was a language barrier. My husband did not get what he ordered. Our food came out...More

Thank knoxvillelaura
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was outstanding. We were the only caucasian people in the place which is always a great sign. I read several reviews about the food being bland. I am attaching a photo to show the array of condiments/salsa that came with the meal. I...More

Thank JeanB37
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We had supper at Lupita one night recently. This is not your typical 'cover everything with sauce and add beans" type place. The menu was different and required some translating for us. And I mean "what is this? " . Spanish was not the problem...More

Thank FarleyJM
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

First off I saw a 2 star review on this place. That person has no clue what good Mexican street food should be. 2nd I have been from Rosarita to Cozumel and everywhere in between and the taco al pastor taco design lengua and gorditas...More

Thank grantc2013
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The enchiladas were spicy and bland at the same time, very impressive feat. They appeared to have two different types of "meat" in them. Ground beef on one side and shoe leather on the other. Fajitas were bland all the way around. The sides were...More

Thank Tyler J
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Coming from Texas, I have pretty high standards when it comes to Mexican food. This past week I was staying in North Carolina and I had arranged to meet my parents in Lenoir City for lunch. I have to be careful what I eat because...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Haven't been here in years . They moved and just went for the 1st time in years. The restaurant is now located in a supermarket . Ambiance pretty much non existent but the food is great . Gorditas, sopes, and guacamole are amazing. I had...More

Thank Gdaddy66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 N a St, Lenoir City, TN 37771-2932
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Lenoir City
  • Phone Number: +1 865-984-0806
(865) 986-3525 La Lupita is a Mexican Grocery Store with a few tables for the restaurant in the back. Homemade and authentic.
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