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La Carreta

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Mexican, Spanish
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108 North West Railroad Avenue, Hammond, LA 70401 (E. Charles St.)
985.419.9990
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11:00 am - 11:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 25
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Margaritas

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 😋

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
skl96
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Hammond, Louisiana
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English first
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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 

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Hammond, Louisiana
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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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Louisiana
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 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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Louisiana
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2 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 

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Sparks, NV
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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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181 reviews
94 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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Covington, Louisiana
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81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This is a great place for reasonably priced Mexican food. If you go on a Saturday night, they have outdoor live music playing from 6:30-9:30...but come early because getting an outdoor table when the weather is nice is hard to do. Food is good, comes fairly quickly and has nice size portions. Beer is very cold, frozen mixed drinks are... More 

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Hammond, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Food was great and so was the service.Good location ,clean tables and floor. The prices were reasonable.

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French Settlement, LA United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is mine and my husband's get away spot for date nights without the babe. The patio is gorgeous, we always find a seat outside. They usually have a cover band that plays classics on the weekend and we love them. It's such a relaxing place to be. We usually get tacos carnitas and the raspberry margaritas, both are always... More 

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Additional Information about La Carreta

Address: 108 North West Railroad Avenue, Hammond, LA 70401
Phone Number: 985.419.9990
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Hammond
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $5 to $30
Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish

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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 to $30
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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