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La Bamba

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#3 1025 Boychuk Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7H 5B2, Canada
+1 2422622
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4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: We are proud to be the only one AUTHENTIC MEXICAN restaurant in Saskatoon...
We are proud to be the only one AUTHENTIC MEXICAN restaurant in Saskatoon. Moreover our food is made from scratch with original recipes and with your health in mind. Now with two locations, the one in Boychuck features ethnic food from the Central part of Mexico and the one in Primrose Drive with Northern Style meals.
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Authentic Mexican food in Saskatoon

La Bamba provides casual dining and real Mexican people food. Two of us dined on plates of pollo enchiladas, verde and chipotle. Prepared with obvious care the food arrived quickly and was presented simply with beans, rice, and a touch of salsa. The tastes were integrated and authentic to their... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Saskie P
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Saskatoon, Canada
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  • Families with children
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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

La Bamba provides casual dining and real Mexican people food. Two of us dined on plates of pollo enchiladas, verde and chipotle. Prepared with obvious care the food arrived quickly and was presented simply with beans, rice, and a touch of salsa. The tastes were integrated and authentic to their origin. Both of us - extensive travellers to Mexico -... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Went for a family supper and ordered the green enchiladas, chipotle enchiladas, beef tacos, kids quesadilla, and guacamole. Starter chips came with watery salsa. Green sauce was good, but both enchiladas were made with flavourless boiled chicken. Beef tacos were soggy shredded beef on a tortilla...that's it. Can find better guacamole at Costco. $70 was expensive for the meal. Next... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My husband and I ate here last week but have dined here a few times before. The food at La Bamba's is amazing! Chips and salsa are amazing! We love the enchiladas: verde, la Bamba and chipotle. So very delicious! Great margaritas and beer too! The salt rimmed glass really adds to the beer and lime! Delicious! Best food in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

My wife and I are becoming devoted fans of La Bamba and especially of their enchiladas, which happen to be a specialty they excel at. Last evening I had an En Molada while my wife had our usual favourite, the Chipotle Chicken Enchilada. I had not experienced La Bamba's mole sauce before and I have to say that it is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We have been here a few times after a friend introduced me to La Bamba. I have tried many different items on the menu and have always been happy with the quality, taste and presentation. The decor is pleasant and clean, price is excellent as well as portions generous. Owner is on site whenever I have been there and he... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Only restaurant that serves true Mexican food, even though only basic dishes. The taste is very close to the real Mexican food considering the ingredients available in Saskatchewan. It might be a little overpriced, but there is no other option for real Mexican food like " Enchiladas Verdes".

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is a very good (but smaller) restaurant that serves very reasonable and authentic Mexican cuisine. Staff here is very helpful, polite and friendly/ conversational. A large, varied menu awaits you; cannot go wrong with the enchiladas or quesadillas. The home made hot sauce is a can't miss if you like spicy food. Bar service also top notch. It is... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We used to get Enchilada Verde for pick-up every Sunday night before watching The Walking Dead. It is LITERALLY the best. We never get anything else because we don't dare stray. It is LITERALLY the same and perfect every time. How they accomplish this is beyond me. The chunky tomato salsa is soooo good; we would buy it by the... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We come to this restaurant often as a family and with other couples. It is tucked away into a small mini mall and you might not notice it if you're driving by. It's quaint but you won't have to wait long for a table. They only take one reservation an hour here because they want to honor the drop in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Great small place that is not well known. Kind of hidden at end of 8th street but worth the drive. Nice change of pace from regular done out places. Friendly staff and small location so get there early if you want choice of seats. All dishes have been good for me so far.

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Additional Information about La Bamba

Address: #3 1025 Boychuk Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7H 5B2, Canada
Phone Number: +1 2422622
Location: Canada  >  Saskatchewan  >  Saskatoon
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: #3 1025 Boychuk Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7H 5B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Saskatchewan  >  Saskatoon
  • Phone Number: +1 2422622

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

We are proud to be the only one AUTHENTIC MEXICAN restaurant in Saskatoon. Moreover our food is made from scratch with original recipes and with your health in mind. Now with two locations, the one in Boychuck features ethnic food from the Central part of Mexico and the one in Primrose Drive with Northern Style meals.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:45 am - 8:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?