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All 6 Seacrest Beach Restaurants

La Cocina Mexican Grill and Bar

10343 East Hwy 30A, Unit 116, Seacrest Beach, FL 32413
850-231-4021
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Price range: $8 - $16
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Southwestern, Mexican
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Nashville
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160 reviews 160 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

As 30-A begins to cater more and more to high-end travelers, La Cocina is still a great value and you see a lot of families choosing it. Thanksgiving week was PACKED. It's not the best Mexican food ever, but it's great beach dining and the staff is top-notch. Try the green salsa -- you have to ask for it special.

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Tennessee
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161 reviews 161 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We've visited before and La Cocina is consistently delicious. Our waitress let us know our margaritas were on happy hour special (this is such a nice touch) so we took advantage of the special price and great taste and ordered a few. The salsa is fresh and not overly spicy just perfectly flavored and the chips are warm, thin and... More 

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Pike Road, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My husband and I took a long weekend to celebrate our first wedding anniversary near Panama City Beach and visited La Cocina for dinner based on a friend's recommendation. We are so glad we did! To start, we tried the guacamole, which was fresh, cool, and seasoned perfectly, and the La Bamba Queso dip, which is queso with beef &... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Hector made everything better! We now can check something off our bucket list while in the Panama City beach area. Food was awesome great atmosphere...oh and Hector fabulous :). The chips and salsa the best ever...thanks

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Pensacola
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48 reviews 48 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I enjoyed a couple of their unique beers brewed in the area....The beef brisket nachos were fantastic especially when the green hot sauce was added! WOW! I will return whenever I am in Seacrest Beach! Ole' : )

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Nashvillle
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377 reviews 377 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
226 helpful votes 226 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Happy hour margaritas and 30% off appetizers lured our ladies group of 5 in on a Saturday evening. Although a couple of the ladies found the queso to be a bit spicy, the rest of us liked it so the server had a milder version made for those two. The trio appetizer was very good. Atmosphere was typical of a... More 

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Germantown, Tennessee
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39 reviews 39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

As you know, this was fall break and some eateries were read, but this one was not. Service was slow, food was cold, lines were long.

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Auburn, Alabama
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Was excited to give La Cocina a try after reading the reviews here. The restaurant was crowded even on a Wednesday in October. We noticed several large parties of six or more squeezed into booths or around tables too small for them. It was loud in the dining room and conversation was difficult. Our waitress was efficient but never smiled... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This place has a very nice atmosphere. Family friendly and good chips and salsa. The beer is ice cold and the margaritas are pretty good. The food decent but nothing to write home about. It's worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Me and my 2 small boys have been going to La Cocina for a few years now but the past 2 Saturdays we have beeen going to watch Tennessee play at the bar. Same girl is always there (i forget her name, brown hair, sweet) and she is so kind to them and told us about happy hour and i... More 

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Additional Information about La Cocina Mexican Grill and Bar

Address: 10343 East Hwy 30A, Unit 116, Seacrest Beach, FL 32413
Phone Number: 850-231-4021
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Seacrest Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 16
Cuisine: Southwestern, Mexican

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