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La Carreta

Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
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61 Wt Weaver Blvd, Asheville, NC 28804-3412
+1 828-225-4006
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Weaverville, North Carolina
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

the service was great but the menu that i was given had a piece of a straw stuck to it along with dried pieces of food, they need to take the time and clean the menus on a daily basis...that was a turn off

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Thank jbtrinichile
Asheville, North Carolina
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I love La Carreta, the staff is friendly, the food is always great! Good salsa bar. This is where locals get good Mexican food.

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Thank Egerton R
Fort Myers, Florida
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98 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Nothing at this restaurant impressed us. The guacamole tasted like it had filler in it, or something. The chips were nothing to write home about. Trimble's tacos were pretty good, but the enchiladas I had were a little bland.

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Thank Bonnie P
Asheville, North Carolina
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213 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

I admit I'm a bit of a food snob, and that's an easy thing to be in Asheville with all the wonderful restaurants. We'd driven past La Carreta numerous times but never thought to stop there. We had a friend over, decided Mexican food would be fun, and went there on a whim. We were pleasantly surprised. The interior is... More 

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Thank KenCookie
Asheville, North Carolina
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66 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Service was good, but that was about all that was. My taquitos were so over cooked I had a hard time chewing them. My husband had enchiladas that were so cold they were pretty disgusting. My granddaughter had beef tacos that were very greasy and had a bad flavor. Overall it was not a good experience.

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Thank lindsay h
Asheville, North Carolina
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56 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

i generally rate Mexican food restaurants between 1 and 5 with 5 being "great" La Carreta is rated a 3 which in the scale of 1 to 5 is considered average. The good things about La Carreta are: over-all clean good service favorable chips and salsa seating comfortable I would like to see more consistency in their food. One day... More 

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Thank Bob P
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79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

I recently took my family with me to Asheville on a work trip and after I was done for the day we set out to look for a local place to eat. The first place we stopped had a longer wait than we wanted with two small kids, so we kept driving. Finally we came across La Carreta. Walking in... More 

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Thank Colbey H
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Tried this place on June 11, 2016. We could tell by the smell when we walked in that the food would be good. Great atmosphere, great food, great service, homemade salsa. Very reasonably priced. Fed 4 people for 30 bucks. This would have cost me 50.00 at home. Will certainly stop here again next time we are in Asheville.

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Thank bobbyw282
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

La Carreta is an average Mexican restaurant. Been there when food is very good and other times when food was very average. I personally like to eat at their Merrimon Avenue location rather than the Weaverville restaurant, but I would rate both location about the same. I have eaten at La Carreta on the Southside of town as well. If... More 

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Thank Bob P
Atlanta, Georgia
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110 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

We stopped here on a whim and found a great mexican restaurant with good service, food and drinks. Prices are average and portions large. Great staff and very attentive to a family's wishes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Wt Weaver Blvd, Asheville, NC 28804-3412
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-225-4006

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Asheville, North Carolina
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?