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La Tienda Latina

2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
+1 352-367-0022
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (21 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (18 reviews)
“chimichanga” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This place is inexpensive, serves large portions, and has good food. What more could you ask for? I recommend la tienda to everyone.

Thank casualdiner90
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The atmosphere and food La Tienda cast me back to my first experiences of Mexican food in California. From the experience of ordering at the counter, the plastic plates and cutlery, to the complex and delicious flavours and no-holds-barred hot sauces, I look forward to...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Probably one of the best meals I had whilst in Gainesville. Came here three times In a week.The staff were friendly and the food was tasty! Don't expect fancy cutlery, the authentic atmosphere and outdoor patio area made this an enjoyable experience. The prices were...More

Thank aalhilou
Reviewed 26 July 2017

First, I would like to say that I have eaten a lot of Mexican food in my life and this place is absolutely the most authentic and fresh and great tasting place. I wish I could pack this place up and take it with me...More

Thank Brenda G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

La Tienda has some pretty good and authentic Mexican food. It's cheap with good amount of food. I have been there for several times. But my friend and I got really sick for a couple days after eating there for lunch one time.

Thank tufgator
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Sopa de Pollo was the best. Large portions and priced. Definitely will be back. Chicken Quesadilla was huge and delicious. A great find on our way from Gainesville to Ocala!

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Three of us ate dinner on a Monday evening when the restaurant wasn't very crowded. Placed the order but waited close to 30 minutes for the food to arrive. My food was cool not hot by the time it arrived. Food was ok but certainly...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 24 June 2017

One of the better places for good Mexican food. Not a full service restaurant. Order your food at the cash register and wait for your food to be served. Tasty and amazing food. It has been consistent as we have been there twice in the...More

Thank PopetteMidi
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Authentic food and great service! The only thing is a rita would have topped it off but the cold beer was a good second. Chips were nice and hot and salsa was perfect!

Thank jtclare
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I deeply regret not coming here sooner, because La Tienda is now one of my new favorites for authentic latin cuisine. I tried 6 different tacos while I was here and I have nothing but nice things to say about all of them. The beef...More

Thank Echolynn
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Questions & Answers
25 March 2016|
Response from zapdaddy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have an outdoor patio area with tables
12 April 2015|
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Response from Joyce B | Reviewed this property |
If I am remembering correctly, they only had beer and wine.
12 April 2015|
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Response from Rob A | Reviewed this property |
They have a good selection of mexican bottled beer.No wine that I know of.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-367-0022
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