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La Fonda Mexican Restaurant

1900 N 2nd St, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-4207
928-779-0296
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Arizona
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

The food I rate 4 stars but the restaurant itself is 2 at best. The food: got a green chili burro enchilada style and it was fantastic. Everyone else's food was also very good. The La Fonda burro is humongous! The salsa isn't a chunky kind but really tasty. Best of all, the house margaritas are amazing! And I've tried... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

Found out about this restaurant on the internet. We went on Saturday at around 4:30 and it was packed. We did not end up waiting long. The food was fantastic. We will definitely be back.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Hidden in a residential neighborhood off of Route 66, La Fonda Mexican Restaurant is one of Flagstaff's real gems. For over 30+ years these folks have been serving great food at reasonable prices. Look around and there are local folks and their families everywhere in the restaurant. And for good reason: REAL traditional Mexican food, friendly servers and fun atmosphere.... More 

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Stow, Ohio
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47 reviews 47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

One may not think of Flagstaff AZ as a place to get great Mexican, but thing again. La Fonda is a Flagstaff institution, and for good reason...the food is that good! Pros - Predictable food with traditional trappings for a Mexican restaurant in the southwest. Fantastic fried ice-cream. Cons - In kind of a seedy area of town and not... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Just plain old good food. On a diet? Stay home because this place is no joke. Large greasy portions and a packed dining room, just good food.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I love this restaurant. I have been going here for years and have never had a bad experience. The staff is usually very friendly and the food is out of this world awesome! They are a very popular mexican food destination so a lot of the time there is a wait for tables even for just two people. But in... More 

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La Junta, Co
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Came recommended by a couple of locals - and I was very satisfied. Not "new" style of Mexican food - but more "old" style, diner style Mexican food - greasy, yes, but just the right amount of grease! Service was fast and efficient. Taco, enchilada and tamale were all good. Busy place, but they get folks through pretty fast. Prices... More 

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Eugene, OR
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Good food at a reasonable price. I had a taco, enchilada and chile relleno.The shredded beef taco was in a fried tortilla, which is my preference. The cheese enchilada was tasty, but a little on the small size. The relleno was a little disappointing, because it was fried, not in batter, but in a simple scrambled egg mixture, not bad,... More 

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have lived in Flagstaff all my life. In all that time, I can never understand the locals fascination with La Fonda. It is always packed full of people and for what? Bland Sonoran food served in a cheezy restaurant that could really use a deep cleaning. I love Mexican food. Give me Los Dos Molinos or Tee Pee in... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I am well experienced with high quality Mexican food and this place holds its own. You will get good service. The place was packed with a significant wait. The margaritas were good. It is probably the best Mexican in Flagstaff with Kachina giving it good, close competition.

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Additional Information about La Fonda Mexican Restaurant

Address: 1900 N 2nd St, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-4207
Phone Number: 928-779-0296
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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