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La Guadalupana

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4818 Summer Ave, Memphis, TN 38122-4721
+1 901-685-6857
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 00:00
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194 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recommended by a friend to check this place out. The place was no frill but big and very clean. Good Karma and to see Latino folks dining there was also an endorsement. They DO have a lunch menu and I was surprised to be told that I could order any kind of meat for Fajitas at the same price. This... More 

Thank jogijogi99
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I always start my consideration of if I'll even go to a new Mexican restaurant is by looking for 1 thing: if they serve lengua. The last thing Memphis needs is another generic "Mexican Restaurant"....I'll never say "I'll have the #4 (you know the one: cheese enchilada, taco (with ground beef in a shell that came out of a box... More 

Thank Dougvr12
Memphis, Tennessee
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

I have been here many times. I especially like the seafood soup. the service is always quick and food is consistently excellent.

Thank BluesInMemphis
Bartlett, Tennessee
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Always good food at a good price. Open till midnight so a great place for you or late night hunger for Mexican. The neighbourhood could be a little better but we've never had any problems there and you don't go to Taco Bell for good Mexican

Thank jerome s
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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211 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

The .restaurant is well lit and clean with a large open floor. The decor is not like most Mexican eateries in Memphis, no fake donkey carts or cactus. There were more Mexicans that gringos there so that tells me it is good. The waitress was good, the order was taken, and the drinks, salsa and chips were delivered quickly. The... More 

Thank Mike L
Memphis, Tennessee
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229 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

We have heard rave reviews from friends and family about this restaurant for quite some time, and finally got to eat here. Great food at great prices and friendly, attentive service!

Thank Therese H
Memphis, TN
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Very clean and bright....not the usual dimly lit Mexican restaurant. Authentic Mexican dishes...VERY fresh and quite reasonably priced. It speaks volumes to the quality of the food when the other diners are hispanic and NOT East Memphis hipsters.

Thank michaelinmemphis
Memphis, Tennessee
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194 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Local Mexicans love this place because it tastes like home. Memphians love Guadulapana because it tastes delicious every time! La Guadulapana serves a wide variety of tacos, tortas (sandwiches), specialty drinks (horchata, jamaica, cantaloupe water), pozole (on the weekends), tamales, and so much more. They are relatively cheap. They have plenty of seating for small or large groups. This is... More 

Memphis, Tennessee
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87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

A nice local getaway from the nation chain (or even regional chain) Mexican restaurants. Huge, tasty burritos that make a meal for two. Pozole available on the weekends that is definitely worth waiting for.

Thank Charles B
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13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

I went on the hunt for good Mexican food while were on our trip in Memphis and I was not disappointed with la Guadalupana. The horchata was great, the lunch beef fajitas on freshly made corn tortillas were even better. I loved it.

Thank whadyathink

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4818 Summer Ave, Memphis, TN 38122-4721
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-685-6857

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