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16 Maiden Ln, Penn Yan, NY 14527
315-536-6512
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Ranked #8 of 36 Restaurants in Penn Yan
Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Oberlin, Ohio
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

Pleasant and enjoyable dinner experience right in the heart of Penn Yan. Not fancy, but good value for "Mexican" food as we know it. Efficient if slightly less than animated staff.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Sure, this is not an absolutley authentic Tex-Mex that you would find in the Southwest. That said, they have a varied menu, some interesting specialities, a selection of local Finger Lakes wines. All in all , a good place to get delicious Mexican-style food in the heart of the Finger Lakes. NOTE: Their winter hours are considerably restricted. They're only... More

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NY
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

this is a little hidden gem of a place tucked away in an alley. Good variety and good food with very reasonable prices. Tuesday night tacos are the best deal around

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Dundee, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Not much I could see was like I have had from a Mexican restaurant. Sorry but would be a last choice for me.

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Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

What a pleasant surprise! We expected a "decent" meal but ended up with an AMAZING dinner! Everything we ate (and drank!) was delicious. Would highly recommend to anyone in the area.

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Penn Yan, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

have been there 5 times in 3 years. The food was always good and was better than the 3 Mexican places I've been to within 30 miles.

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ny
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69 reviews 69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Penn Yan ain't exactly foodie heaven, so a decent Mexican restaurant with a Friday special of tilapia tacos seemed like a pretty good bet. Solid little joint with nice service, good chips and salsa, and dirt-cheap prices. Can't go wrong.

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Winnetka, Illinois
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Ample portions of well-prepared and perfectly seasoned food appealed to both the Mexican-food aficionado in the group and the "I really don't like Mexican but I'll eat it because of the recommendation" person. A couple of excellent vegan options. We did take-out, so can't comment on service, but would definitely want to eat in the next time.

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St. John's, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Tasty, good service, inexpensive, decent meal with no frills, quick, plenty of food, local wines on list

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Connecticut
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The service was friendly and they readily accommodated us vegetarians with a tasty meal. Even though their menu isn't very veggie friendly, just ask and they will work with you. It was also super cheap. We didn't get to a lot of restaurants in the area (FYI they close early and they take a long time to get to due... More

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Additional Information about La Cocina

Address: 16 Maiden Ln, Penn Yan, NY 14527
Phone Number: 315-536-6512
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Penn Yan
Open Hours:
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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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