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La Tolteca

6625 Crain Hwy, La Plata, MD 20646-4287
301-934-2802
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Ranked #12 of 52 restaurants in La Plata
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- May 28, 2014
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Cobb Island
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Good fast service, reasonably priced. Nice atmosphere and good Mexican food!! Very good Margaritas😃

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Montville, New Jersey, United States
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72 reviews 72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Came for a late lunch on a Saturday afternoon with family. seated right away by a very pleasant and professional waitress. Was served chips and salsa right away and which were crisp and fresh. salsa isn't chunky and has the right amount of heat. would defiantly get the to-go-bag next time. had a lunch special, chicken enchiladas and cheese enchiladas.... More

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La Plata, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Good food at fair price. Service very good and quick. Large menu to chose from. Good for families and couples.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I came into town on business and ate here for dinner on a recommendation. The restaurant needs a make over. Its a dive... But service was quick. Likely because I was the only customer in the place... That says something right??? Price was high for what I got (steak fajitas w/ shrimp, cheese dip, coke) and food was blah. Having... More

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Hughesville, MD
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201 reviews 201 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Four of us for dinner, arrived on a Sunday around 5:15pm. I didn't even get my jacket off before the woman came with our chips and salsa. I didn't eat any chips, because our food arrived so fast. Kinda made me wonder how long ago the food was cooked because it arrived so fast. It was good but mine was... More

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

La Tolteca is by far the best Mexican food in Charles County. Their two locations are conveniently located from any area in the county. Their La Plata restaurant, the one I frequent the most, is awesome. Marcos, the owner is always pleasant and friendly. My all time favorite service is Marissa. She is THE BEST; super friendly and always accurate.... More

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Bel Alton, Maryland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

I've been to all the Mexican Restaurants in Waldorf and La Plata, MD, and this is the only one for me warranting repeat visits. Ask for their "hot salsa." It's not really hot, but it is spicy and tasty. Makes everything taste better when applied liberally. Their bean and melted cheese dip is also quite good. Everyone has their own... More

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Bel Alton, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

I used to love, adore, crave this restaurant. However, over the past few years I've been less and less impressed. What used to be a wonderful place to eat with fantastic food and excellent service is now an average restaurant with a mediocre menu and hit-or-miss service. We've found another restaurant for Mexican food and rarely visit La Tolteca anymore.... More

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Glen Rock, New Jersey
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

When I travel I like to dine at local restaurants - not chains. We lucked out when we found La Tolteca, hidden in a small mall on 301 in LaPlata, MD. Food was delicious. We both had good, filling meals. There are many items to chose from. My friend had a draft beer. He loved it. I was the driver.... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

The beef and chicken quedadilas are to die for. I had to recreate them a few days layer, nut my version was not as good- missed something in the spices. I pray they will expand to the eastern shore. This will be our lunch stop forever as we travel from de to va!

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