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La Esperanza Mexican Restaurant

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$$$
Mexican
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40 E Gibbsboro Rd, Lindenwold, NJ 08021-2470 (White Horse Pike)
We are a few miles from the Lindenwold Patco station.
856-782-7114
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A frequent diner

I work two minutes from here, needless to say I go here a lot for lunch. Their fresh guacamole is awesome and the salsa they give you with the chips is mouthwatering. We always need another bowl. I've never had an issue with any of the food. If I could change one thing it would be the wait time... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Sicklerville, New Jersey
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Sicklerville, New Jersey
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I work two minutes from here, needless to say I go here a lot for lunch. Their fresh guacamole is awesome and the salsa they give you with the chips is mouthwatering. We always need another bowl. I've never had an issue with any of the food. If I could change one thing it would be the wait time to... More 

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New Jersey
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70 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Great food...large portions...fast and friendly service...I had marinated pork borrito...if you like Mexican cuisine this place is a must visit!

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We were here for lunch with the kids. Place is easy with kids, lots of little things to notice in the decor to keep the kids interested. We ordered the mimosas on special which were not so great. The oj, sparkling wine combination were both cheap quality and tasted just that but were priced pretty cheap as well so not... More 

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Burlington, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Visited after a soccer game. Food here was spot-on, just hit the spot. Menu here has a wide variety of options not just another run of the mill taco joint. Recipes here are flavorful and really stand out nicely. Portions are good, prices are fine. When I think of going out for Mexican food this place is always the first... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This place is our favorite local restaurant. The food is amazing. The servers are always great- and their drinks are awesome- all for a very reasonable price. We always get a "Te- kill- yu" Margarita- and split it. 45 oz. drink- can't beat it. Their Fat Alex burrito is also our favorite- we usually get the minis- as the regular... More 

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Blackwood, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Very good food, good service and dynamite Margaritas. Authentic Mexican Dinning experience. Would give 5 stars but my clothes smelled of inadequate ventilation.

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Smithville, New Jersey
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Have been looking for an authentic mexican in south jersey for some time. Finally found one and it was great. Food, service, margaritas, all excellent and reasonable to boot.

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Franklinville, New Jersey, United States
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

second family visit. just as good as the first. great, fast, friendly service. extensive margarita menu.

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Sewell, New Jersey, United States
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I have nothing bad to say about this restaurant. The food was amazing, it was definitely the best Mexican food I've ever had. They also give you chips and salsa or guacamole for an appetizer which was really good. Everything was definitely authentic. The staff was very friendly and kind as well.

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Camden, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We have been to the La Esperanza several times and will certainly return. The food they serve is truly Mexican and not the Tex-Mex variety that is so often represented in other restaurants. We have been to Mexico on several occasions and this is representative of the food served in the Yucatan. People we have met from California has lamented... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 40 E Gibbsboro Rd, Lindenwold, NJ 08021-2470
    (White Horse Pike)
  • Public Transportation: We are a few miles from the Lindenwold Patco station.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lindenwold
  • Phone Number: 856-782-7114

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?