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La Fonda Mexican Restaurant

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2310 Troy Rd, Edwardsville, IL 62025-2584
618-655-0399
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Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food and service

This place was recommended to me by someone when I was traveling to Edwardsville on business. The place didn't disappoint. The food was good, the flavor was amazing and the service was on point. One of the hidden gems in Edwardsville, but make sure you have an appetite. The portions are quite... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
ryan144144
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Westland, Michigan
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Westland, Michigan
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to me by someone when I was traveling to Edwardsville on business. The place didn't disappoint. The food was good, the flavor was amazing and the service was on point. One of the hidden gems in Edwardsville, but make sure you have an appetite. The portions are quite large. Would definitely recommend this place to someone... More 

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Thank ryan144144
Edwardsville, Illinois
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always love a good chimichunga...they have fresh chips and dip to keep you smiling until your meal arrives which doesn't take them long. Food is always great here

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Thank Sharron L
Alton, Illinois
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

we always meet friend there the food is good. they always have a pitcher of margarita on spiecal. the food is always good. one they need more tables not so many booths

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Thank linda s
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

We met some friends there for dinner. We thought the food we had was great for the price. We will be back!

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Thank Delores B
Collinsville, Illinois
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

La Fonda has very good Mexican food with a great a atmosphere and a remarkable staff ready to serve you. For a decent price and nice portion sized meals this place is a must try.

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7 Thank Shayne S
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

Whenever I'm in the mood for Mexican La Fonda does not disappoint. Decently priced menu items and helpful servers only add to the the list. Great food wonderfully seasoned you won't be disappointed.

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3 Thank Kkaminski13
st. louis, mo area
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66 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The Midwest is not known for great Mexican. We have several Mexican restaurants in town. Two of which are owned by the same people, but there are differences. When La Fonda just opened, I thought it was horrible, but we have been going there more often. Two reasons, the drinks are good and the service normally good. We always order... More 

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2 Thank sueinil
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is fantastic- real Mexican food. I am a huge fan of Mexican food and this place is one of my favorites! My favorite dish is the paella- and it is huge so share it. I would definitely recommend this place if you are wanted some good, fast Mexican food.

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2 Thank Katie M
Illinois
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Food and service was great. Super fast too! Also very reasonable prices. We will be coming back often.

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2 Thank ddc52665
Midwest, USA
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Dinner was perfect. We got the special that had a little of everything. Waiter was nice, fast. Clean. Competitive pricing.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2310 Troy Rd, Edwardsville, IL 62025-2584
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Edwardsville
  • Phone Number: 618-655-0399

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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