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La Plaza

629 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-4303
+1 202-546-9512
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
2 weeks ago
“Been several times”
28 Sep 2017
“Good, not great; 3.5 circles maybe?”
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
629 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-4303
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We usually have dinner here when in town because it’s around the corner from my aunts. Food is decent and service is ok. Typically don’t have to wait for a table.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 16 July 2018

I was craving some chicken enchiladas so I placed an order on UberEats and was very disappointed. The food was awful. There was no flavor to the enchiladas at all and the nachos were burned badly with hard cheese. I could not believe for the...More

Thank Southerngul
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Super disappointing. I was looking forward to finding a Mexican place with food but it was not worth going to.

Thank Lookingforgoodstuff
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I was in the mood for a South of the border flavors and gave this place a try. It's not bad ... I certainly do not think it's as bad as some of the reviews. However, it's certainly not great. If possible I would give...More

Thank USMEagleFan
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered chicken enchilada and chicken taco combination plate. Both were very bland and there was no enchilada sauce. The most flavorful thing on my plate was the raw onion. Their guacamole and rice seemed like it came from a package. Very disappointing. I do...More

Thank Lookingforgoodstuff
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Loved how staff treated us, they were amazing. But the food is not Mexican, it is Tex-Mex. I am Mexican so it is a big deal for me, but I am sure if you don't have great expectations and you like Tex-Mex, you'll enjoy this...More

Thank MexicanNomad
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We had a very good meal here. Pretty standard Tex mex but some surprises thrown in, including fried plantain and yucca, which I had never tried but was really delicious. Very friendly staff, good service, great for families.

Thank deb r
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This place is an insult to the Salvadorian people. First the menu outside says $1.90 for one pupusa, but the menu inside is $2.50 for one. which is no problem, but the curtido was not even close to the real thing. The tamales had cheese...More

Thank SantoDR
Reviewed 23 January 2017

My daughter's call it "Henry's" because the owner (Henry) is so friendly. Big portions, good food, the BEST margaritas. Very welcoming.

Thank dcsween
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

My friends tried to eat here yesterday 1/21/17 around 6pm and we're greeted by a waiter telling them "we are closed." Clearly it states that the restaurant is open until 11pm. They were not being rowdy or rude, they're money is just as green as...More

Thank Violet W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 629 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-4303
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Capitol Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Capitol Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 202-546-9512
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