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La Bamba Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Latin, Mexican, Spanish, Southwestern
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730 U.S. Highway 1, North Palm Beach, FL 33408
+1 561-882-1718
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Palm Beach, Florida
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service with a smile and food made with fresh ingredients make this a regular spot for us. The drinks are well done, too. Great spot to meet neighbors and friends, bring the kids, or walk over for date night. Take out has always been hot, fresh, and done quickly.

1 Thank Doll_Lil
Buffalo, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh chips were served with 3 delicious salsas. The Masa de Puerco was tasty and extremely filling. It came with plantains and very good black beans/rice. A good selection of draft beers.

Thank Cliff M
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74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Mexican food done right. Flavorful, generous portions come out of the kitchen steaming hot. My burro was full of ground beef. My wife's carne assada came out properly cooked. Service is pleasant and prompt.

Thank Marvin W
West Palm Beach, Florida
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177 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Very good Mexican with a VERY EXTENSIVE menu. Nice bar in back and an outside patio for dining. My favorite is crab meat filled burido. Chips and salsa on the table from the minute you sit down. Service is very good. About 4 years ago, I made my wife a surprise 60th birthday party (84 people came) and it was... More 

Thank Gary S
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

If you're looking for reasonably priced, authentic Mexican food in this area, this is probably your best bet.

Thank FreqTrvlr300
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I recently dined at La Bamba in North Palm Beach, and it was wonderful. They made the best chicken fajitas I have EVER tasted, and we have love Mexican food; so we have tried fajitas throughout many states. We also enjoyed the salsa and enchilada. Our waitress was very attentive and friendly. The restaurant was clean and... More 

Thank Lisa B
North Palm Beach, Florida
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

i dont get it, i assume people do not know what real mexican tastes like. this isn't it. La Fogata is 1 mile away and blows this place away on every level.

1 Thank vince875
Los Angeles, California
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126 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Well is okay way to brighten to make you happy and feel better or as home- is a very large place without personally. Nothing's look Mexican or Spanish here . The food is okay as service , not to friendly. Not sure if I go beck there again

Thank LartistUSA
North Palm Beach, Florida
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118 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is one of the few restaurants in NPB that has actually prospered & grown in business, so it's got to be good. We meet here almost monthly with a large group of people, everyone likes the place, and the service is excellent.

Thank CaptErnie
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148 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I had the taco dinner which came with 2 tacos, beans and yellow rice. Their 'chunky beef' taco tasted like beef stew in a taco shell. The chips and salsa were ok. Nothing made me go mmm mmm good! Will continue to look for a yummy Mexican restaurant in Palm Beach County.

Thank chicagofran2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Latin, Mexican, Spanish, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 U.S. Highway 1, North Palm Beach, FL 33408
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  North Palm Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 561-882-1718
La Bamba Mexican & Spanish Restaurants tell the story of the American Dream. In the early 1980's, the Molina Family humbly came from El Salvador to the United States with the dream of making a future for the family. In 1988 the hard work, diligence and dedication paid off as the first restaurant seating 58 people opened in Inverrary, Lauderhill employing most of the 12 brothers and sisters of the Molina Family. Today the Restaurant has 5 locations, (Plantation, Margate, Fort Lauderdale, Delray Beach and North Palm Beach) the largest of which seats 224 people having one brother in the kitchen and one sibling in the dining room of each location.

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