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La Unica

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16203 Northcross Drive, Huntersville, NC 28078
(704) 895-5378
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch

Chips and salsa are great 2 different salsas. I had a combo and had requested a cheese enchilada and got beef. The service was off manager came and took our order. They had several large groups. Will go back 😀

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
Donna M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Chips and salsa are great 2 different salsas. I had a combo and had requested a cheese enchilada and got beef. The service was off manager came and took our order. They had several large groups. Will go back 😀

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Friends recommended this place. It has nice atmosphere, clean, and larger than most Mexican restaurants. Food is very good. Not everything is great but most choices are. Prices are very reasonable. They serve two salsas and chips with every meal. One is mild and the other is hot. I like spicy food but I have to mix the two salsas... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My family has gone to this restaurant for years, when it was at the previous location. Now that they've moved, the food quality has gone seriously downhill. My son was served shrimp that had not been cleaned properly, they still had poop in them. My favorite plate which I order every time was dry and over cooked. What a shame.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Always a great experience. It is no surprise that they just keep growing. You won't be disappointed by eating here.

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5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The service was great the food was not bad and the price was good. It was a quick lunch but this was a friendly place.

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Charlotte,NC
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17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

From the road, this place has looked packed ever since it opened in the new location. When we visited, we thought we would be slightly ahead of the dinner crowd at 6, but the parking lot was full. Surprisingly, they seated our party of 3 immediately. They have terrific chips and salsa, and all three of us really liked our... More 

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Huntersville NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We have been eating at LaUnica since the first week they opened. Always great food and service. The owner's name is Willy and such a nice guy. They out grew the first location and moved to a much larger place. Same great food and service! Our favorite place to go.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Would not recommend. If you're just going for chips, salsa, and a margarita, you're bound to have a good experience at the bar. Entrees served at the table are a disappointedly different experience, especially when Alfega is your server. Please don't even ask for water without expecting a scowl. And you will really let down by your entree unless you're... More 

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We have been going to La Unica for years now, back when they were at the old location across the street. It it just as fantastic now at the new location, if not better. Food is delicious and service is usually efficient and very friendly. I would vouch for La Unica as the best Mexican in the Huntersville/Cornelius/Davidson area, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

would give this place 10 stars if I could! I have been going here for years and I cannot brag about the food enough. Get there a little early to avoid the lunch and dinner rush because word has gotten around town and it gets slammed busy here! The jumbo margarita is excellent and I love the servers. Everyone is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16203 Northcross Drive, Huntersville, NC 28078
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Huntersville
  • Phone Number: (704) 895-5378

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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