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La Fuente Mexican Restaurant

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2325 S State Route 291, Independence, MO 64057-1201
816-350-8060
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food

Upon walking through this unsuspecting doorway your eyes will meet a sea of florescent colors and smiling faces. The hot salsa will have you sweating and asking for more if your anything like me. The white queso dip is rich and smooth with just a slight spiciness that agrees with even your youngest... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
joshuap895
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Independence, Missouri
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Independence, Missouri
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Upon walking through this unsuspecting doorway your eyes will meet a sea of florescent colors and smiling faces. The hot salsa will have you sweating and asking for more if your anything like me. The white queso dip is rich and smooth with just a slight spiciness that agrees with even your youngest of fans. Fajitas are brought out sizzling... More 

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Missouri
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

The food here is very good, but the service we had was very slow. It took a long time for our food to be delivered, to get refills and even to get the check.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

I have heard a lot of really good things about this place so maybe I just caught them on an off night & it was VERY crowded. I got the Enchiladas Aculpulco & found it to be somewhat bland. No complaints, but nothing to really rave about either.

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Independence, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We have never had a meal here that we did not like. Very good quality, would recommend for the family or couple outing!

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Michigan
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10 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

For a Tuesday night they weren't prepared to serve us. Waited 20 mins for drinks. The espinaca dip was watery and not good. The salsa was perfect. Rice very dry. The fajitas were okay. Onions and peppers were burned but the steak was perfect. Most likely won't be back

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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
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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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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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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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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2325 S State Route 291, Independence, MO 64057-1201
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: 816-350-8060

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
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

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