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Casa Garcia

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
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8814 Veterans Blvd., Metairie, LA 70003
+1 504-464-0354
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Always just good quality ad consistent. Thighs is a very popular place. Great value. Mostly the wait staff is very good, hospitable, owners always around and on premises.

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Thank Ironman468
Metairie, Louisiana
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48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This has to be the best Mexican restaurant in Metairie. The chili rellenos are fantastic. Best I've ever had. Sangria is really good full of fruit. The only issue is the parking. Not enough parking for all the businesses in the complex. Friday nights are the most difficult when it comes to finding a parking place. It's still worth going.... More 

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Thank NewOrleansTravelBug
Metairie, Louisiana
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I honestly do not know where these great rave reviews are coming from, but let's be real....this is not delicious Mexican cuisine. Coming from a restaurant management background, I know authentic and I know fake. This is fake as it gets. My spouse is of Latin descent and I am very familiar with any type of Latin cuisine. Server was... More 

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Thank RestaurantMgrBrian
Lafayette, Louisiana
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180 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Good option for TexMex. Great bean dip and salsa is complimentary with chips to start. Hard to spot in the corner of a strip mall. Service was a bit slow, but it was busy. I would go back.

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Thank jrdek
River Ridge, Louisiana
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The staff is nice and helpful and the food is some of my favorite that I ever have ate and you get a good bit

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Thank vincecaminita
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

My family and I love eating here. The salsa is really good. The margaritas are very good and pretty strong!! The service is almost always good as well.

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Thank Angela B
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Arrived and was told 30 minute wait, was seated in less than 5. Food came quick and was all cook perfectly. Never had to ask for a refill. First time myself, but the rest of the family goes frequently for lunch, I'll go back.

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Thank Mike J
New Orleans, Louisiana
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

We have been regulars at this restaurant for years and never thought to write a review. Friday nights are always very busy, parking can be difficult and depending on the size of your party, an hour wait time is not uncommon. The bar offers some relief in that you can enjoy some of their famous bean dip, salsa and chips... More 

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Thank Flash-o-matic
Lincoln, NE
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245 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

My aunts have eaten here for years, but I’d never visited, so on my latest business trip to Metairie they took me to Casa Garcia. The place seats many people and although we came in at 7:30 on a Friday night – and it was very busy – they were able to seat us quickly. Our waiter (Andres) brought chips... More 

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Thank Paul K
Navarre, Florida
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153 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

I went here with my son and a friend. I was unsure of the spot, tucked into the corner of a strip shopping center. The parking was certainly challenging. However, it was well worth the challenge to park. The restaurant is quiet and has nice decor. We were seated immediately and the wait staff was attentive. The place has excellent... More 

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Thank Terri P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8814 Veterans Blvd., Metairie, LA 70003
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-464-0354

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