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LA Costa Restaurant

206 SW 152nd Street, Burien, WA 98166
(206) 243-1797
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Ranked #7 of 96 Restaurants in Burien
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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  • English first
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English first
Burien, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Seems like whenever I bring up this restaurant among people who know Burien it is agreed that this is the best Mexican Restaurant to be found for many miles around. The reputation of this nearly authentic Mexican food restaurant is known all over the area as a really great place to eat and the reputation is well deserved.

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Burien, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I love their food. It's authentic Mexican cuisine. They make the best margaritas. The servers are always friendly and very accommodating to your needs.

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Crofton, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The food was GREAT, it was fresh and tasty and delightful. The service was fast and friendly and I would recommend this cozy family restaurant to anyone and everyone. When we come back we will stop in again. Thanks for the great experience Hector.

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Seattle, WA
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Consistantly good food. They have many specaility items you can't find anywhere else. Tends to be busy but worth the wait. Service is so-so, efficient and you get your food fast. Margarita's are lacking - even the cadillacs are not so good. Stick with Wine or Beer. they have live music on some evenings, and it VERY loud.

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Seattle, Washington
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I don't want to tell anyone that this is the best Mexican restaurant in town because they will get even busier! The margaritas are the very very best!! Love la costa!!

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Seattle, Washington
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This has turned out to be a family and friend favorite. Especially w out of town friends. We always go home w enough for a meal or two to follow, which is what we prefer to do to sharing...

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Seattle, Washington
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

What a great find! Fantastic menu, with many more options than you normally see at a Mexican restaurant. Prices are good and the staff is very friendly and helpful. Do not let the location or outside appearance deter you. The warm bean dip that comes with the tortilla chips before the meal is a bit too good! Very easy to... More 

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Auburn, Washington
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

A very good place for Mexican. Super good menu with lots of choices for all your favorites. It's my parents once a week treat for many years. I love it to. The Carne assada is my favorite. There beans and rice are fantastic. It's my other go to order with flour tortillas. The drinks could be a little stronger but... More 

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Renton, WA
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We have been customers at La Costa for over 10 years and this is our fall-back if we can't decide where to go. This has continued to be a regular for us even though we have moved to the other side of the valley. We always enjoy it, the food is consistently good and we feel the prices are right.... More 

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Seattle
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Huge menu, generous portions, and terrific staff. Located in a strip mall in central Burien, but don't let that deter you!

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Additional Information about LA Costa Restaurant

Address: 206 SW 152nd Street, Burien, WA 98166
Phone Number: (206) 243-1797
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Burien
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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