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La Mexicana Restaurant

#542 of 7,327 Restaurants in Houston}
€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin
1018 Fairview St, Houston, TX 77006-2812
+1 713-521-0963
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1018 Fairview St, Houston, TX 77006-2812
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only a great Mexican food restaurant, but they went the extra mile and stayed open as the rains soaked Houston. The very popular veranda was closed but they fed thousands of folks happy to get out of their homes. Always a great destination for...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

One of the only Mexican restaurants in the city that has Fideo on the menu. It's not Tex-Mex is Mexican! There is a difference. If your looking for Mexican food, this is one of the places to go! They have some Tex-Mex dishes but not...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We met some friends in Houston and we originally we were going to a restaurant up the street.(long wait at first place) The atmosphere is good and the staff was very nice. Our waiter was nice and he was always around. The food is ok.....More

Thank LjGarcia
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Queso not creamy at all, tastes very similar to Chiles queso which has a funky taste. Chips were not hot and I don't believe they were house made. Quesadilla again ok nothing to write home about. Moderately priced. Other places in the area which are...More

Thank Bob1775
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We stopped in for a late lunch. We don't live in Houston anymore, but when we did we weren't familiar with this restaurant. Everything was good. The most unexpected surprise for me was the house margarita. Very good, not sludge like most of the other...More

Thank mikel68
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I haven't been to La Mexicana in 6 years, but it was worth the wait. The food was as good as I remember and the portions still large. The mango margarita is cold and strong, and the wait staff very friendly.

Thank Trinigal608
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Ok I've been meaning to visit this place for many years passing by it so many times and finally got a chance this weekend. Interior is very nice. $5.50 for 2 coffees and a simple breakfast of 2 eggs, 2 bacon, beans and flour tortilla...More

Thank 56003Richard
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This place is not too far from medical district, we have only tried lunch and dinner. The chicken enchiladas are excellent. They are not spicy at all, the meat is fresh , tasty and you can tell it is white meat. We also tried the...More

Thank Texasgirl361
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Comfort food, all the time. Great chips, great green sauce. Excellent huevos of all sorts. Hot coffee with little creamers. Rich enchiladas, too filling. Generous servings of beans and tortillas.

Thank L C L
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I have enjoyed the food here for over 30 years. Beginning when this was a grocery store with stam table the breakfast tacos were amazing. I measure all Mexican restaurants with La Mexana as standard (none surpass it). I lived within walking distance of this...More

Thank Sally L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1018 Fairview St, Houston, TX 77006-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Neartown/ Montrose
  • Neighbourhood: Neartown/ Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 713-521-0963
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