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Zona Fresca

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1635 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305-2528
954 566 1777
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Takeout

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Visitor rating
  • 145
    Excellent
  • 73
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good service and better food

I received fast service and my food was really good. I ordered a chicken burrito and it was everything I wanted. The have many sauces to choose from. I still would have to choose lime over them but I think they are better than chipotle.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
kaytee d
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 NEW

I received fast service and my food was really good. I ordered a chicken burrito and it was everything I wanted. The have many sauces to choose from. I still would have to choose lime over them but I think they are better than chipotle.

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Tamarac, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I tried this place outt today I got the Chicken Quesadilla, it comes with tortilla chips and I got a soft drink...it was $11 I think it was high priced for what I got. I was OK but I would rather go to Lime Fresh Grill down the street.

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Saint Peters
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Upon arrival, this place was busy. Only one more parking spot which we took. Ordered a Machaca burrito as well as a Cali-Wrap. Both were very tasty however, I'll give the edge to the Machaca. Salsa bar was a nice addition as were the free tortilla chips included with the meal. We are California natives who now live in St... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Stayed at a little motel right next door! Being taco lovers we decided after looking at all the reviews this was our place! Obvious the locals go here cuz the place was full in the 1st 1/2 hour they were open!super great prices and the food was excellent ! Veggie quesadilla was to die for! And their hottest hot sauce... More 

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Washington, D.C.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Fast. Fresh. Very tasty. The salsa bar is great. The cashier overcharged me and when I pointed it out, he acted a little surprised? They serve Pepsi (yuk). Today's younger generation seems oblivious to muzak, but it was so bad, I went back in and asked them to make my order carry-out.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

If your looking for a fast food places that serves very good Mexican burritos and tacos, this is the place. The food is freshly made, delicious, and authentic. While you wait for your food you can select a variety of salsas at the salad bar. And it's free! The only draw back is that the place is always crowded and... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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337 restaurant reviews
496 helpful votes 496 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I ordered the charbroiled chicken burrito. My bean choice was pinto. Black beans is also an option. I paid an extra 99 cents and got the "enchilada" sauce. I recommend this burrito and recommend that you spring for the extra charge for this sauce. The burrito was most tasty. Ambiance was lacking. Not much to see inside, although I did... More 

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Ft. Lauderdale
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79 reviews 79 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I have been to Zona Fresca, Ft. Lauderdale several times and its always good. Its more of a fast food Mexican restaurant where you order at the counter then sit down. The food has always been delicious and they have a fresh salsa bar that is outstanding. Always fresh. A great selection and plenty of it. I personally like the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Awesome tasting food. Next step for this growing franchise is to communicate better. Showed up today after checking twice when they close. Got there and they were closed. Tried Lime Mexican grill a few doors down and was good.

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Fort Lauderdale
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12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I typically enjoying Zona Fresca when I am out by myself...it's always a treat to stop by, get a chicken quesadilla and/or other delights...and sit quietly on the patio savoring the good. If you have not tried it, you should. Great pricing, great food. And a sweet patio.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1635 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305-2528
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: 954 566 1777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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