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La Garita

305 West Rancier Avenue, Killeen, TX
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English first
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Felt like in Guavate kiosk. The mofongo was awesome. If you want to try Puerto Rican food, this place has the taste and you will smell the island here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

The best restaurant in the whole killeen area. The food is exquisite and the people are beautiful I have been here for over three years and is one of my favorite places to go it makes me feel like I'm back home in my wonderful island puertorico. El restaurante mas fabuloso que hay en todo el area the killeen yo... More

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Killeen, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

A friend actually took me here back in 2005. My most recent visit was with a girl friend of mind who enjoyed the fried plantains. The food was good, and staff welcoming, very friendly and down to earth environment.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

La Garita is a Puertorrican restaurant, the food is decent, not bad for the price. We drove 3 hours from Fort Worth to get there, in my opinion is not worth the drive.

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Fort Hood, Texas
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

Great service. Great food. Lots of flavor. Affordable. If you miss it, they have it. They even have all kinds of puertorican desserts.

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Georgetown, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

I went to La Garita the first time last week. Very good flavorful and authentic Puerto Rican food like mama used to make. La Garita is a small simple place. No fancy table service. The snobs would call it a dive. You order & pay at the counter. Very friendly service. I went for lunch and the place was packed.... More

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Fort Hood, Texas, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

I am from NYC and my husband was stationed down here in Fort Hood. A friend recommended this place and it is authentic Puerto Rican food which I love to order when I miss my grandmother's cooking. LOVE IT!! It is NOT Mexican food even though they just added some Tex-Mex on the menu but mainly Boriqua. LOVE their Mofongo!... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012 via mobile

When I don't feel like cooking certain dishes (from Puerto Rico), and want to save time time... I order from La Garita! Tostones with garlic sauce, arroz con gandules (pigeon peas and rice), pernil (roast pork), bistec encebollado (cube steak and onions), mofongo... Serving are big... And prices are no too bad. If planning on going for lunch on a... More

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Fort Hood, Texas
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72 reviews 72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2010

Great food that is usually hard to find. This is a great lunch spot and judging by the lines, there are many people who think the same.

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