We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Costa Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, Middle Eastern
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1600 E 2nd St, Casper, WY 82601-3005
Improve this listing
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 25 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 10
  • 9
    Very good
  • 3
  • 1
  • 2
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
decent mexican food in Casper

Good selection, nice ambiance, good service. I will go back when business sends me back to Casper. I had lunch.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Add Photo Write a Review

25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Good selection, nice ambiance, good service. I will go back when business sends me back to Casper. I had lunch.

Thank you3o8
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived here for 25 years, of all the Mexican restaurants in town, this is our favorite. The ambiance is quiet and relaxing with Mexican music in the background. It is seldom crowded, waiters are efficient and the food is fantastic. A place for locals...you will not be disappointed!

Thank John S
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

There was a spider cooked in the Spanish rice! When I showed the waiter he said its "just" a sack! Just a sack with legs! Offered no solution, no new plate. Nothing. Poor service and disgusting bugs in their food!

Thank Melissa C
Level Contributor
24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious Father's Day meal at La Costa and I found myself wondering "why don't we come here more often? We should!". This is a great local restaurant that makes me feel like I'm in one of my favorite vacation spots. The cervasas are served ice cold, the chips are warm and thin (just the way I love... More 

Thank wyohusker4
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
294 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The menu was typical Mexican, but everything was cooked to order. Servers are family as are kitchen staff. Fajitas excellent and Modela Negra beer was ice cold. Only negative was renovations were taking place and part of dining area covered in plastic. Entrance was a maze to get inside.

Thank knife_n_fork32168
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We had the shrimp cocktail and the fish taco plate. It's a good choice in Casper. The service was friendly.

Thank Charlie S
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Our family frequents this amazing place. Good food good prices. Excellent service! The Fajita quesadilla is the bomb.

Thank Eric M
Level Contributor
266 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We had a craving for Mexican food, not taco bell, bot taco johns, but a sit down mexican restaurant, so, we tried La Costa. I have to admit, this is now my favorite Mexican restaurant. The home made salsa is FRESH, the tortilla chips crisp and warm. Good customer service, decent prices and ample portions.

1 Thank TSR01
san diego
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Love the beans, best I've had since leaving LA. Large menu, authentic, great service, big margaritas. Have had excellent meals here, lunch and dinner. One of our favorite restaurants in Casper.

1 Thank outofpatience
Savoy, Illinois
Level Contributor
69 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

La Cost has about 10 pages of menu items, indicating that they make a lot of stuff, but do not make anything exceptional. The margaritas tasted like lime koolaid and their version of a chili relenno was more like a piece of canned green chili covered in scrambled eggs. I even asked if the relleno was a poblano chili and... More 

1 Thank HotRatz

Travelers who viewed La Costa Mexican Restaurant also viewed


Been to La Costa Mexican Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1600 E 2nd St, Casper, WY 82601-3005
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Casper
  • Phone Number: 307-235-6599

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Costa Mexican Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?