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La Bamba Mexican Restaurant

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1237 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1303
+1 502-451-1418
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10:30 - 03:30
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Frankfort, Kentucky
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are going here get the burrito as big as your head is the way to go. They got other stuff as well but don't try to overthink it. Order what they are good at. A burrito. They are awesome and hit the spot! The are huge! I mean huge. Love this place!

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Thank JhibbnJuno
Columbus, Ohio
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Drove from Ohio just to get burritos!! So worth the trip. I haven't had Labamba's in so long. Glad I drove out here. If you never had it before get yourself there and grab a super burrito!

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Thank Michelle S
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We were looking for something out of the ordinary for dinner. We found this little joint, not knowing it was a chain. The place was empty, service was fine, food was average. The burrito had way too much lettuce, and was light on the meat. A few days prior we ate at a Moe's, got better food and spent less... More 

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Thank Angie S
Cincinnati, Ohio
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333 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2014

I am the worlds biggest Mexican food fan but this was terrible. I was the only one in there when I went in and that should have been a sign. I had to wait on anyone from the staff to come to the register or kitchen to take my order. Then I gave my order and got whatever they put... More 

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Thank kevin c
Louisville, Kentucky
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216 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2013 via mobile

This is a good place to eat after a night of drinking. The burritos are huge. Be prepared to spend some time on the toilet. Lol!!!!

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Thank hoosierboy72
Bloomington, Indiana
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2012

Forever there was a La Bambas where I live in Bloomington, but they closed down; so when my son and I were in Louisville for an art fair looking for some fast and ready sustinence, we stumbled upon La Bambas, and no question had to go. Memory is a funny thing. I remember the Bloomington store having fatter burritos, stuffed... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Burritos truly as big as your head, with fresh ingredients and generous portions

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Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2012

I only recommend going to La Bamba if you're recovering from drinking late night. The burritos are "as big as your head," but they're not very good and the service is horrible. P.S. Check your drive thru order thoroughly. They ALWAYS get something wrong.

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Reviewed 2 January 2008

Good late night food. the drive through is screwed up.

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Reviewed 16 December 2007

Probably the best Mexican fast food in the city

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Mexican, American
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 03:30
Monday
10:30 - 03:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 03:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 03:30
Thursday
10:30 - 03:30
Friday
10:30 - 03:30
Saturday
10:30 - 03:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1237 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1303
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-451-1418

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