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La Vallesana

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2801 Cherokee St, Saint Louis, MO 63118-3015
+1 314-776-4223
11:00 - 22:00
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ordered chicken nachos, taco salad, and a mexican style Philly cheese steak sandwich that was about $10 each. All three tasted Bland and had no real flavor. It took them quite some time to even make the meals and bring them out. You would have thought that since most of it wasn't needing to really be cooked it would... More 

Thank msannat
Saint Louis, Missouri
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150 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I have been here a total of 6 times and the service is consistently poor. Last night we waited 10 minutes for water and chips. Then another 20 for margaritas and the waiter to take our order. (We were there long after the dinner rush) Our food was decent, but nothing extrodinary. That showed up 20 minutes after we ordered.... More 

Thank Dana B
Elmhurst, Illinois
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53 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

La Vallesana provides an eye-pleasing setting amidst a host of competing taquerias on Cherokee street. There is plenty of seating between two rooms and patio seating outside. The piña colada is served in a fresh pineapple and I can't say I've had a better one anywhere else! The margaritas are made stiff, consider yourself warned. It was my fiancée's "cumpleaños."... More 

Thank TheScepticalScholar
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67 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant on a great Saturday evening and were blown away by the ambiance. We sat under their outside gazebo and thoroughly enjoyed the food and drink!! The menu is simple but very good. The fish tacos were the biggest hit....but I ordered the tilapia burrito and our friend had the spicy quesadilla. All of... More 

1 Thank TimG1754
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90 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This Taco joint felt right at home in this sparse bit of Cherokee St, where we were told to venture for some trending galleries and boutique shops, but we may have been a little ahead of the curve. We decided we might be better off going to Delmar Loop, but not before patronizing this place for lunch. Everything we reasonably... More 

Thank Seldom-seen-schultz
Ellisville, Missouri
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The chicken torta is my all time favorite sandwich. The spicy shrimp torta is also great. You have to try the Popsicles for dessert. The pecan Popsicle and the strawberries and cream Popsicle are my favorites.

Thank kcfanmdl
1 review
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I wish there was a way I could give this Restaurant, if that is what you want to call it, a negative star. With that being said, I about two years ago I walked into this restaurant for the first time. The atmosphere was nice and friendly. The service was great and even fast!! My boyfriend and I would go... More 

Thank Heather P
Wentzville, Missouri
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We asked about how the margaritas were made. She said the house margarita was made with patron tequila. We ordered a small to start with, then we ordered a medium. The medium came in a nicer glass, but both were exactly the same ounces. We did a pit with water to confirm. The bartender came out and confirmed that they... More 

Thank curtpk
Chesterfield, Missouri
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384 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I cannot recall a Mexican Restaurant, North of San Antonio (lived there for 7 years) that I enjoyed dining as much as tonight. It just does not get any better than this, the service, the flavors, the portions and the price. The food was in a word wonderful. Their bar menu is wonderful, beside the usual drinks, they have one... More 

Thank Stu K
Nashville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016

They have the LARGEST, and best tasting, Cuban Sandwich I have ever had - I stop here every single time I am in town!! Quick and easy to stop in for lunch!

Thank juleswells

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Cherokee St, Saint Louis, MO 63118-3015
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-776-4223

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