We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

La Michoacana

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
211 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-5826
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

13 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 13: English reviews
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

I'll admit, when they went from Memorial St to College Ave, they lost control of their quality because they quadroupled in size. Well, they moved back to a smaller restaurant and it's back to the owners doing it the way they used to - themselves only - and you will absolutely love their food because of it. They have an... More 

Helpful?
Thank Travis U
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2014

I've only been to this place 3 times,the first it actually was good and tacos for $1.00 was a plus.The girl in the front was nice this was last year Spring 2013.I was kind of impressed so I tried it again,it was not so good.Same girl was there with an attitude this time,it was my co-worker and I we called... More 

Helpful?
Thank maria m
Appleton, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2014 via mobile

We were the first of few to enter in on a weekday night for supper. It appeared as though they were not ready to serve for dinner but open up the bar/nightclub. There was only one server/bartender doing it all. I wonder if he was cooking too!?! Food was OK, salsa was the highlight here.

Helpful?
Thank RckStarr
Appleton, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2013

My family and I use to eat here all the time when it was on Memorial Rd. and it was amazing. When it went into this location it was doing good, but lately its been going downhill like if they do not care about there business. Our family walked in and was not greeted first off and took ovber 5... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nicole M
Appleton, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2013

Read some poor reviews but I had a Groupon so I went to try. If you don't like the food or service here, you should just stay home. Was seated right away and had a soda plus chips and dips right away. Waitress was very sweet, friendly, & attentive. Granted she can't wait on everyone, but she was a treat.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank D B
Appleton, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2013 via mobile

Very Bad service (We Were Definitely An Inconvenience For Our Server, Even Though We Were The Only Guests In The Restaurant). Music Was Way To Loud and They Ignored Our Request To Turn It Down. Food Might Not Have Tasted So Bad If We Didn't Already Have A Bad Taste In Our Mouths From The Bad Service!

Helpful?
Thank R.A. D
Wisconsin
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2013

If you want authentic mexican, this is the place! The food was good, atmosphere could be changed and a little better service. We didn't mind sitting and talking but the place was not busy so we expected prompt service. The maragritas are good though! I would come back again and give it another try!

Helpful?
Thank smk_02
kaukauna wi
Level Contributor
64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2012

We went here because i had gotten a groupon for it. I am glad I didnt have to pay for the food. It wasnt gross just wasnt what I was expecting from authentic mexican restaurant. It was quite bland. The service was ok, had to wait a while for a refill and silverware so i could eat and only six... More 

Helpful?
Thank sara b
Lamar, Mississippi
Level Contributor
170 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2012

Seemed to have issues placing simple drink orders and while it was a very diverse menu, the waiter was swapped out twice with others as he was needed elsewhere.

Helpful?
Thank ss309556
Appleton, Wisconsin
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2012

La michoacana's is my favorite authentic Mexican restaraunt in town. The food is hand prepared and home made. The food is great pared with their bean dip or salsa selection. My friends and I come here quite a bit and are always satisfied with the results (even if the waiters can be VERY friendly at times... ;) )

Helpful?
Thank aliciameecwaid

Travellers who viewed La Michoacana also viewed

 

Been to La Michoacana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-5826
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
Description
(920) 380-1031 - New restaurant and bar, No website

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Michoacana staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?