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La Milpa Real Mexican Food & Market

Mexican, South American, Central American
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6925 Hull Street Road, 6925 Hull Street Rd, Richmond, VA, Richmond, VA 23224-2547
+1 804-276-3391
00:00 - 23:59
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Had steak torta for lunch and a daily special was chicken tamales so we tried one. Both items were very tasty. The tamale came without any sauce. Had somewhat of a language barrier but it's worth it

Thank Sheila P
La Milpa R V A, Propietario at La Milpa Real Mexican Food & Market, responded to this review

Hello Sheila P, We appreciate your comment. We are so glad you have enjoyed our food. Also, we invite you to try our "salsa bar" from mild to seriously hot. Thank you so much for your time! More 

Morgantown, West Virginia
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

This place is the real deal: authentic Mexican food and a real Mexican grocery/market. The food is top notch, the staff is very friendly, and it's open 24 hours.

Thank Jon H
La Milpa R V A, Propietario at La Milpa Real Mexican Food & Market, responded to this review

Thank you Jon H. for your time, your attention and your review. We would like to invite you to our 16th Anniversary! We are looking forward to see you again! More 

Richmond, Virginia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

The food was great. The prices were great. The service was helpful despite the fact we didn't speak Spanish and they didn't speak English.

Thank travelpretty
Richmond, Virginia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

I've been wanting to come eat here for a while and I'm happy I got the chance to. The food is amazing. Maybe the best pastor tacos I've had. Lots of meat on the tacos. I ate 3 and was stuffed, but of course i had to try the fried plantains and pupusa. Super yummy. When you come into the... More 

Thank Rian M
Richmond, Virginia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

Was excited to find a Richmond option with Mexican breakfast on the menu. However, the Huevos Rancheros were cooked totally thru and rubbery with a red sauce that was heavy on salt and not much else. The Menudo (a niche market item, to be sure) was equally unsophisticated, leaving out the hominy entirely (akin to leaving carrots/celery out of chicken... More 

Thank adamsmp1100
La Milpa R V A, Propietario at La Milpa Real Mexican Food & Market, responded to this review

We extend an special invitation, on the house, to you and your family to try any Saturday or Sunday, the Pozole (traditional mexican dish with hominy and meat) or if you want to give another chance to our homemade Menudo (stomach stew with no hominy) We appreciate your comments, they help us to be better everyday. More 

Richmond, Virginia
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Gave me food poisoning!! Had the California burrito for dinner around 7:30 pm. Wasn't even good. Around 4 in the morning I'm throwing up and I'm still sick at 6:45 pm the next day. Should've went back and threw up on there floor for getting me sick. Every time I go it's unfriendly service and I just went because my... More 

Thank Miriam T
La Milpa R V A, Propietario at La Milpa Real Mexican Food & Market, responded to this review

Hello, Miriam. We're La Milpa team and want to apologize for the inconvenience. We investigated the incident with our collaborators and other customers, a big group that were there that night. We're glad you reported immediately, so we could check on our ingredients. We're happy to inform you that anybody else had problems of any kind and our food quality... More 

Farmville, Virginia
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177 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

We have friends who eat at La Milpa all the time and are always talking about their food. So, we decided to give it a try today. My husband is from Mexico, and I have also lived in Mexico as well, so we know to not get our hopes too high when visiting restaurants on this side of the border.... More 

Thank furnmtz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Over the years I had given up on Mexican food. Even the restaurant in our neighborhood which has great service and is often fun is not consistent, and the food ... was always 'just fine.' A week ago we were driving back to Richmond down rt. 360 (Hull Street) with some friends and passed La Milpa - just the site... More 

Thank B Il'Cibo B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Went with a friend for a late lunch. From 10am-5pm they have a choose your combo. I chose the chicken soft tacos, beans and paupus. He chose the beef hard tacos, and flautus. Delish. Service was fast and friendly. We will be back.

Thank Michelle K
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

Raised with authentic hispanic cooking this place takes me home!! Staff was super friendly and food was delicious!

Thank rvarunner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Mexican, South American, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6925 Hull Street Road, 6925 Hull Street Rd, Richmond, VA, Richmond, VA 23224-2547
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-276-3391
La Milpa / Real Food & Mexican Market, provides you a delicious and authentic Mexican and Latin American food using in its preparation fresh and quality products, raw materials is available for sale in our grocery, in addition a variety of latin products. La Milpa has different business units, including Lunch Van that takes the mexican food to workplaces (offices, shops, buildings, etc.) Every weekend Carnitas Truck, provides his best meats for the consumption of their clients and family.This business unit is valued by offering its delicious carnitas made in the moment. The bakery and the cake shop are one of the strengths of La Milpa, from where it provides its products to wholesale and retail. La Milpa experience in organizing events, make us one of the prefered mexican restaurants for people or organizations who wish to have at their meetings the authentic and delicious Mexican food.

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