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La Puente Restaurant

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3434 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-4516
+1 801-466-1194
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123 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is very good and they serve it up fast. Almost to fast if that's possible. The service was great, the best thing is the value. We spent more on our breakfast this morning than we did for Dinner here.

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Thank Rick C
Evanston, Wyoming
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Tried to eat at the Salt Lake location on State Street. They changed their menu, but didn't bother to read it. I ordered the light carb fajitas. It said it came with guacamole. It was brought to the table with avacodo slices. When I said the menu said it came with guacamole, my server said none of the fajitas can... More 

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Thank Reatta1989
Commerce, Texas
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120 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Traditional Mexican food, roomy restaurant and good food. It's different than what we are used to in Texas. Favorite thing: flour tortillas!

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Thank Sistersonatrip
Salt Lake City, Utah
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

The service is very good. The food is great. It's a good place to sit, eat, and chat with friends. Or a great place to eat a business lunch. The daily specials include a huge plate full of hot food.

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Thank loganbt
Salt Lake City, Utah
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

i come here every sunday and have either the smothered burrito or the small combination plate. the food is very delicious and very inexpensive. service is alays fast and friendly and the atmosphere is nice and relaxed.

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Thank dennis l
Upper Saddle River, New Jersey
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015

Very large, early bird special platters reasonable prices call to be sure on the time. Fresh food not frozen stuff. This is the state st location in Salt Lake City.

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Thank onlyMes
Salt Lake City
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

La Puente has been a favorite of my family for years. We go there to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries and baptisms. Their smothered burritos are to die for and I can't get enough of their homemade tortillas. You get a big amount of food for a small amount of money. We have been to alot of mexican restaurants and none of... More 

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Sacramento, CA
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2014

My husband goes here at least twice each trip we take to Utah. This time I went along. I got the nachos and they were very big and cheesy. You can't ask for a whole lot more when it comes to nachos. My husband always get the smothered burrito and lives for it. I have been trying to get his... More 

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Thank larubiasisterjenny
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2014 via mobile

I try to stop for their smothered borritos every time I'm in SLC. It's been a favorite of mine for twenty years. Great food, good prices and consistently excellent quality.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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126 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2014

Very inexpensive mexican food and very average. If you want cheap and filling it's better than fast food mexican. If you want much better but more expensive mexican, go to Red Iguana.

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Thank Donbethesda

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3434 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-4516
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-466-1194

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