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La Bamba

#3 1025 Boychuk Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7H 5B2, Canada
2422622
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Ranked #51 of 549 Restaurants in Saskatoon
Price range: $10 - $15
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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.
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Saskatoon, Canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This is one of my favorite places to go to in Saskatoon. The restaurant itself is quite small. The friendly staff and wonderful food make up for it. We dine here frequently and have never been disappointed. The staff are so accommodating. One time we were there I had asked if they ever had tamales. They said they just happened... More

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Saskatoon, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Had dinner early on a Wed evening in this small but charming out of the way restaurant. The place filled up quickly. We started with a small complimentary bowl of nachos and salsa. The tortilla soup, although very good, could have been hotter (temperature, not spice). The enchiladas verde was tasty and attractively presented.

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Central Alberta
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

It doesn't look like much as it's in a stripmall and the decorum is lacking. But the food is great! authentic tasting and delicious. I was disappointed they charged us for extra chips and salsa - as it was a small portion for four people to share.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Loved the authentic, casual decor, food and drinks. The mango margarita was fantastic! 😊 Had the lunch tortilla chips covered with chicken, mozzarella cheese, tomatoes, guacamole...lots and very good! Close to home and will be back! Wednesday is 2 for 1 margaritas!!

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Saskatoon, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is a small hole-in-the-wall restaurant in a strip mall, but the food is really good and authentic, and the service is very friendly. When we want a taste of Mexico to keep us going until our next visit south, we head here. It never disappoints.

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Saskatoon, Canada
Top Contributor
297 reviews 297 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This place always falls off our radar for some reason. Not sure why. Whenever we go we are all like it and his time was no exception. It can get a bit busy so be prepared to wait a bit on a Friday. They are ver good at tiring tables and keeping things flowing. The food is more authentic Mexican.... More

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Saskatoon, Canada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I went here with my family for a meal. Its a very small restaurant and we had to book a table ahead of time. It was very busy. The décor is interesting ,lots of Mexican flags and tablecloths. I had the chipotle beef tacos with rice and beans . The beef was lovely and spicy and the taco's soft just... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Hands down, the best most authentic Mexican restaurant in town. The food is unreal. Although bit pricy, good service and friendly atmosphere make this hidden gem the place to go in YXE.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

I ordered there meal salad for $12.00 and it came in a small bowl and had shredded chicken on it and a few diced tomatoes. Terrible value don't order it.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I LOVE La Bamba- all their food is authentic since the people who work there are from or "made" in Mexico as their shirts say :). Every time I want some real Mexican food I go there. I have had enchiladas, quesadillas, and Tacos Carne Asada con Queso (Steak tacos with chesse)- all were excellent and come with refried beans... More

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Additional Information about La Bamba

Address: #3 1025 Boychuk Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7H 5B2, Canada
Phone Number: 2422622
Location: Canada  >  Saskatchewan  >  Saskatoon
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:45 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:45 am - 8:30 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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