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La Carreta

Mexican, Spanish
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108 North West Railroad Avenue, Hammond, LA 70401 (E. Charles St.)
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • Food
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
"A good mexican Restaurant to vsit while in Hammond, LA!"

Good portions and good drinks to complement the menu items. The staff is attentive and efficient. Good for both lunch and dinner! j19m47d

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 9, 2015
Hammond, Louisiana
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Hammond, Louisiana
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Good portions and good drinks to complement the menu items. The staff is attentive and efficient. Good for both lunch and dinner! j19m47d

New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Very good food and great service ! We love the out door seating and listening to the live bands and cold beer :)

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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This restaurant is a good and dependable standard. Always good to arrive prior to or just after lunch on weekends, otherwise can crowded. Great nighttime location to dine with friends.

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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I went with co-workers for an early dinner. We were seated quickly and received our chips and drinks. Large menu selection. I saw someone's pina colada and ordered one. It was large and good. My order for enchilada dinner was not fixed as ordered. Two chicken enchiladas instead of 1 chicken & 1 beef. Extra charge to get chees sauce.... More 

Hammond, Louisiana
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

They have a nice outside seating area....it's a fun place at night...lots of college kids go there including my own granddaughter!I go there more for lunch when the weather is good 😋

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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I have been eating here for years when I was in college and every time I return. It's usually really great service and food but service was horrible this day. First it took forever to get are orders and then for food to come out. Then they gave one person the wrong order and took so long to get it... More 

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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Inconsistency is in my opinion due to whether the "boss" is in and who is rotating as cook. Language can be a serious problems at times with certain servers. The Verdes sauce is usually above reproach while reds are from spaghetti sauce to spicey take-it-home sauce. Menu has gotten better while simple tex-mex meal prices have risen to make homemade... More 

Sparks, NV
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The best thing about this restaurant is the atmosphere. Love the outdoor seating (however, it is a smoking area - so if you are a non smoke, like me, be aware there will be smoke). The place is very nicely decorated in kind of an upscale-ish Mexican decor. I split the chicken tacos with refried beans and rice. Chips and... More 

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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I remember eating here a few years ago and was just blown away at the wonderful food. When I knew we were coming back to eat tonight I was so excited and couldn't wait! Man, I was disappointed. Nothing even came close to tasting good at all. At first I thought it was just me and maybe my tastes had... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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179 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Nice place for straight forward Mexican food. Live music the night I visited. Portions were average. Good crowd.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 108 North West Railroad Avenue, Hammond, LA 70401
    (E. Charles St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Hammond
  • Phone Number: 985.419.9990

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 30
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining


Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?