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La Monita Taqueria

#370 of 9,428 Restaurants in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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888/26 Mahatun Plaza | Ploenchit, Patumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 2 650 9581
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Mission Viejo, California
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

very nice tacos with corn or flower tortillas, Mexican flavors are there, they even have Orchata (a rice mexican drink) they have many options of food including tex Mex variety the Original La monita s better than the one at Paragon Mall

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Thank Alona13
Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I were looking forward to a good Mexican dining experience. Although the food was very good and the place had a good vibe the service and wait staff were very poorly trained. I would have liked to have given a better rating but the inefficient service spoiled the experience. Dishes delivered to our table were erratic and... More 

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Thank LDog49
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in here as it is near my hotel - read the reviews on here so have it a go. Basic but colourful environment, friendly staff. Very hard to choose something to eat as it all sounds good, I had chicken enchiladas and it was excellent. Very tasty. Food averages at 300 baht and drinks reasonable prices too.

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Thank Dawn B
Bangkok, Thailand
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114 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good Tex Mex fare. Cooked nicely with reasonable price. Service fast and polite. Restaurant is simple and basic. Good for quick stomach filler.

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Thank DriveAllNight2014
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After trying barburritos in manchester,uk it was a struggle to actually find mexican food in bangkok that could match up to the autheticity of barburitos.but trust me in this ,its definitely my favourite here. The chicken nachos and burritos are the best.

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Thank Sunaina K
Bangkok, Thailand
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was impressed by their variety of salsas, and I also liked their Guacamole. I had steak burritos for dinner, but I didn't like it that much because the tortillas is so thin. However, I had a bite of my friend tacos it was so good. Next time I will try shrimp and steak tacos

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Thank Tin K
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94 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best places for salsa and chips with matgsrithaaaaa in bkk. almost authentic informal seating , just enjoy

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Thank Subodh G
Bangkok, Thailand
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Great food. Love the vegetarian options. They have everything for everyone. Definitely recommending the burrito.

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Thank Rahul J
Bangkok
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This small Mexican restaurant is quite easily accessible by BTS , get off at ploenchit station next to the Mahatun plaza building inthe alley. It needs reservation esp on Friday evening and weekends for gaurantee table. The original mexican cuisine with salsa bar for serving yourself. The waiters are very friendly and helpful for making order of your choice. The... More 

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Thank berm1974
Bangkok
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I have lived and worked all over Asia for over 16 years. I'm from California and feel like I have a good palate for Mexican good. LA Monita is by far the most authentic Mexican food I have had in Bangkok and even all of Asia. Their burritos are great and I love the simple taqueria feel.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 888/26 Mahatun Plaza | Ploenchit, Patumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 650 9581

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