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La Carreta Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
1347 Tavern Rd, Ste 31, Alpine, CA 91901-3853
+1 619-445-8631
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1347 Tavern Rd, Ste 31, Alpine, CA 91901-3853
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a very good restaurant, BUT once you order don't expect your food right away. In other words, don't go there if your really hungry, once they take your order it takes a while to get your food. We went on a Sunday, morning...More

Thank carl j
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Pre-shredded processed cheese, shredded lettuce from a bag, refried beans from a can. Nothing fresh or even tasty here. Everything is bland and boring, no spice or flavor. The rating was strictly for the service, which was nice.

Thank Allyson K
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My wife and I decided to try a different restaurant and found ourselves at La Carreta for dinner. Service was a bit slow even though it was less than half full, but the food made up for the mediocre service. We will be back.

Thank ccrowe3
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Came in for an early dinner and very impressed with the quality and selection of the food and the margaritas were outstanding.Would go back when in the area.

Thank Valya60
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We USED to go here a least once a week, we have been going to this restaurant for years. But enough is enough!! We went for dinner, the place was packed but we got a booth. We waited and waited and waited to get served,...More

Thank carl j
Reviewed 10 July 2017

From the moment we walked in we were greeted as if cherished guests. Our waitress took our drink orders and kept us apprised of when they would be served. We have been ordering the same entrees the past two times because they were so delicious....More

Thank 537darlenem
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We have been going to this restaurant for 17 years. It has great food and a nice atmosphere. There is an outside patio and an inside bar.. The restaurant is family run and they always remember what we like when we go in. You feel...More

Thank twalters2017
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We have just spent a very long visit in New Mexico where it seemed the goal of most restaurants was to make the food as hot as possible. So our trip to la Carreta was a wonderful surprise of very flavorful food and enough chili...More

Thank Maryloualso
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My wife and I were looking for a late dinner on New Years eve, we hadn't been here in a long time so this was our choice. We were able to park right out front and were seated immediately. The dining area was very clean...More

Thank 10ringtraveler
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We took family that is new to town here on a Saturday for lunch. The food was solid Mexican, no complaints. The Sangria was very good. However, the service was horrible! They had one cook, one waiter/bartender and one bus girl for the whole restaurant!...More

Thank KHernan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1347 Tavern Rd, Ste 31, Alpine, CA 91901-3853
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alpine
  • Phone Number: +1 619-445-8631
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