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La Fuente Mexican Restaurant

2325 S State Route 291, Independence, MO 64057-1201
816-350-8060
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English first
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

My first time eating here and everything that I tried was really good! Nice servings and tasty food! I think the only thing I didn't like was the noise level, but that is because so many people were eating there! Obviously, people like this place and I can definitely see why!

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Independence, Missouri
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Let me say that first and foremost I would go back but I just would not order the Caldo De Camaron again. The chips and salsa are delightful. The setup is spacious enough to where you do not feel shoehorned in and the staff are very gracious. This is why when I totally surprised when I ate the shrimp and... More 

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Dallas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

A friend and I went there for dinner on a week night and it was packed. I took that as a good sign. We were seated pretty quickly - not a long wait. I had heard good things about this chain of restaurants and was looking forward to dinner. We placed our order and in less than 5 minutes our... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Ate there three times to give it a chance and it has been terrible EVERY time. The first time I ordered a tamale with the dinner and all it was was corn meal with a tinny (smaller than a pencil) bit of meat in the center. Sent it back. When checking out I told the cashier how bad their tamales... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

My wife and our two boys eat hear often the food is always great .Service good be better I finished my water half way through our meal and didnt get a refill also had to wait for our check at the end of the meal.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

The food was great, typical Jalisco region Mexican style. Had the carne asada tacos, the meal was huge. Also, the margarita was tasty.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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60 reviews 60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Had an early dinner her with my DD and DH. Restaurant was practically empty - maybe three other tables in use. Got our drinks right away, but took 20 minutes to return for our orders. Food was then out in about 5 minutes! First our hostess brought me the wrong dish. Apparently she grabbed the wrong plate from the kitchen... More 

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Independence, Missouri, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

Not only do I love the food here, but the people are so nice. They treat you so well, especially when you are a regular. They mix a mean margarita too! Their specials are real bargains.

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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

My husband and I ate at a La Fuente Mexican restaurant off of Woods Chapel Rd and it was awful! We will not go back.

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San Francisco, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

This place is quite tasty. We eat here multiple times every time we visit family in town. Some of their items aren't the best, but I get the fajitas or the fajita quesadilla and they're great every time. I don't know what kind of white shredded cheese they use but anything that has it as a main ingredient is awesome!... More 

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Additional Information about La Fuente Mexican Restaurant

Address: 2325 S State Route 291, Independence, MO 64057-1201
Phone Number: 816-350-8060
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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