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La Galera

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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8215 Niagara Falls Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14304-1713
+1 716-283-0005
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a combo plate with a burrito, enchilada, and soft taco (all chicken) and it was awesome. The margaritas are also very good.

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Thank Frank M
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a shopping plaza close to the outlet mall. Looks like a tourist trap. The food was wonderful and the service was outstanding. The total bill was pleasing also. Five stars all the way.

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Thank David H
The Great Northeast
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95 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped here on our weekend getaway in Niagara Falls, New York. It was such a nice surprise. The restaurant is located in a strip mall off the main drag (Niagara Falls Blvd). We had no problems parking and when we entered, we were seated immediately. The food was very good and the service the same. The... More 

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Mars, Pennsylvania, United States
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99 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I were craving Mexican after a long day of hockey and la galera hit the spot. We enjoyed the steak quesadilla shrimp fajitas and cheese dip. Everything was really good. Solid experience all around.

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Thank Susan T
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My BFF and I were in Niagara Falls, NY for a weekend get-away and were craving some Good Mexican food. Hit the internet and found La Galera on Niagara Falls Blvd., and we are SOOOOOO glad we did! The restaurant is clean and kitschy and upbeat and we didn't have to wait too long for a booth. Our server, Miguel... More 

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Thank Danielle D
Mississauga, Canada
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stopped in at La Galera for lunch over this past weekend. We were seated right away but had to wait quite a while for a waiter because they were so busy. It was definitely worth the wait though. The menu selection is terrific, prices are good and the meals are excellent and generous! My husband and I will go... More 

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Thank sandy612015
Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Real authentic tasty plentiful fresh hot friendly Mexican food. I'm in the area with a few hundred friends each April for ten days and my wife and I make a point of getting out here at least a couple of times during our stay. Every time we go, there's a dozen of our friends here as well. There's a bit... More 

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Thank RonK4996
Long Beach
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch. Seated right away. Good chips and salsa. Friendly service. I had a wet burrito. Large portion, good flavor. My wife had the relleno and said it was very good. The margarita was average but a good experience overall. Good value. Knowledgeable staff.

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Thank Ronald M
Jamestown, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

My wife and I ate there for dinner on Wed. night. They were fairly busy and we ended up waiting at the door for around 15 minutes. We were seated and greeted by our server within 5 minutes. We gave our order, that was it, we waited for close to 45 minutes for our food. When we finally got it,... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

My husband and I love LaGalera! The atmosphere is great, their chips and salsa are fantastic, margarita's are very good (especially the mango one). And of course the meals are delicious. I tend to order the chicken chimichanga.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8215 Niagara Falls Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14304-1713
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 716-283-0005

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