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La Mexicana

619 S Locust St, Denton, TX 76201-6819
+1 940-483-8019
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
1 Dec 2017
“Tamale Evaluation”
26 Nov 2017
“Food is fine. Prices are good.”
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
619 S Locust St, Denton, TX 76201-6819
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

This place is petite with 18 tables. Cold beverages and very reasonable prices. Ordered the lunch special , you can see what you get. Very favorable , not spicy hot, maybe a tad too much masa, but taste carries it. Excellent service. And although I...More

Thank CaptainFB
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has good prices. we ordered carne asada quesadillas and migas. The food was ok. Nothing fantastic, but the service was excellent and the prices created a good value. The interior could use some fixing up. Multiple ceiling tiles were stained and brown from...More

Thank Georgia L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This a small restaurant with great Mexican food, reasonably prized and good service. Their tacos al pastor are my favorite, you simply cannot go wrong here. This is the only Mexican restaurant in Denton that has pozole on their menu. This particular dish brought happy...More

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 9 March 2016

I usually find something nice to say about a place and for La Mexicana it was the folks that were dining. A nice mix of locals and some college students discussing their coursework. The food was barely passable, the coffee was not good, and the...More

Thank Anjelita C
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Being that we walked in 5 minutes before closing, we were welcome. Considering there was 8 of us, we were glad. I had the flautas which were done just right. My sister had the steak and she loved it. I'm glad I know some Spanish...More

Thank tahoequeen21
Reviewed 19 March 2015

There are three menu items you must get if you go here. They are the tacos al pastor, the chicken soup (half a chicken and whole vegetables in a huge bowl), and gorditas. The food is made fresh. The prices are incredibly reasonable. Ask for...More

Thank JazeGRR
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Big platter of food for lunch at a very reasonable price. My friend took me to lunch. She's native Texan. I lived in TX 15 years and 1 year in Mexico. We speak Spanish. We know our Mexican food and have many places to choose...More

Thank khunjames
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Very good authentic mexican fare. Seafood soups are good and very different. Daily specials are good on the purse.

Thank jane8900
Reviewed 18 April 2014

This is a wonderful small place with great food. They have a variety of unusual items on the menu including spicy mixed seafood soup (wonderful!) and ceviche (or ceviche tostada). There are many choices to fill your tacos or gorditas such as barbacoa, lengua and...More

Thank Little2Do
Reviewed 19 January 2014

After reading the positive reviews on another site about authentic Mexican food not Tex-Mex we gave Le Mexican a try. Big mistake! First off the service is lacking and not friendly at the least. Maybe because we and one other table are the minority in...More

Thank arw195651
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 619 S Locust St, Denton, TX 76201-6819
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Denton
  • Phone Number: +1 940-483-8019
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