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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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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Shayne S
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Collinsville, Illinois
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Collinsville, Illinois
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36 reviews
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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

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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st. louis, mo area
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 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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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

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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Illinois
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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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Midwest, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

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

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

This is a hidden gem in the Metro East of the St Louis area. And to date, of all the places I've lived, I've never enjoyed Mexican food as much as I did when I came to La Fonda. Start off with a plentiful supply of freshly made chips, with outstanding salsa to complement! The cheese dip is delicious. The... More 

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Maryville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

La Fonda was a good find. The service, food and drink were all above average. Prices are reasonable and atmosphere was very nice. Exceeded expectations for a strip mall location .

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Wood River, Illinois
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

First came here for lunch years ago. Didn't expect much with the strip mall location. It is now where we go when we are craving Mexican food. Service is always great, food is always fast and hot & it is perfect no matter whether its family, business or date night.

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Dayton, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

Had a good dinner here tonight. Atmosphere is great and the food was good. The price was reasonable for a sit down restaurant. Seems like some of the food was canned or store bought. It all tasted pretty good though. The shrimp fajitas left something to be desired though. A bit fishy and made with tomatoes, not my favorite...

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

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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