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La Carreta Mexican Cuisine

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135 Veterans Blvd., Denham Springs, LA 70726
+1 225-271-9999
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: La Carreta in Denham Springs is proud to serve legendary Mexican cuisine...
La Carreta in Denham Springs is proud to serve legendary Mexican cuisine. Come by and try some of our delicious meals!
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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Birthday

Food was excellent and the atmosphere was great. We sat outside on the patio! We were very happy with the meal and the service. We will be back!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

Food was excellent and the atmosphere was great. We sat outside on the patio! We were very happy with the meal and the service. We will be back!

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Hammond, Louisiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

My husband and I had the Chimichanga lunch special. It was delicious!! There was so much food that I had to bring some home. Our server was very polite and very efficient . The atmosphere was pleasant. We will definitely return!

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

My husband and I have been enjoying the Mexican food here for a couple of years and we are never disappointed with the food, the service or the atmosphere!!!

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The chicken quesadilla had a very generous amount of chicken and cheese. The enchilada, rice and beans were all good. Service was prompt and food served timely. It was a way better option than stopping for fast food while on the road. I would recommend this restaurant and would likely stop in again on my way through town

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

My daughter and I went out for dinner and margaritas. We had a great and our waiter was the best! We shared a salad. Margarita's and queso topped it off. Enjoyed it so much that we had to returned for more a few days later!

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LA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We have been going to La Carreta on Government in BR for years and greatly enjoyed it, but were so pleased to have one nearer to home. We go quite often for lunch, occasionally for dinner. Service is good; often a manager will come by the table. Food is wonderful. The queso is out of this world. My husband often... More 

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40 reviews 40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

My favorite Mexican restaurant in Denham Springs, it's not the best but it's the best in Denham. Has always been consistent for me.

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

3-7-2015. We last visited La Carreta about 18+ months ago; food portions and quality were awful. Swore we would never go back. Well, as things turned out, we went back to give them another try because their restaurant in Baton Rouge is very good. Glad we did. I ordered the Chicken Fahitas. Plenty of food on the plate. Chicken strips... More 

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I would highly recommend this restaurant. The margaritas are a little on the strong side but good. I have had the ceviche, white queso, bean soup, refried beans, quesadillas and fajitas and a few other things. My favorites are the skirt steak fajitas, ceviche and bean soup. I've never had a bad meal here and I eat here a lot.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Ordered the shrimp tacos. Shells were soggy and barely edible. There was very little shrimp inside them. The overall flavor was bland. The overall consistency was slimy. Our server was Matthew. It was his first day, and he did a good job as server. But because of the overpriced, nasty food, my husband and I will no be back. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 135 Veterans Blvd., Denham Springs, LA 70726
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Denham Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 225-271-9999

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

La Carreta in Denham Springs is proud to serve legendary Mexican cuisine. Come by and try some of our delicious meals!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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