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La Casita Mexican Restaurant

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Gastown
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101 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1E1, Canada
+1 604-646-2444
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Today
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Delta, Canada
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My brother-in law recommended this place. My wife and brother in law ordered the Chimichanga's. Everyone loved them. I has the special of the day which I can't remember but, I remember I loved it. The Margarita's were awesome. Home made chips and salsa's were excellent. I would definitely go back.

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Thank Mike S
United Kingdom
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253 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 466 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

I have eaten here once before and it was decent, so I decided to pop back here with a group of friends for dinner. I genuinely could have been in a different restaurant due to how different the experience was. Firstly, our server was a bit off with the group. When ordering, he repeated my order back to me incorrectly... More 

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Thank Lola H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

The food was great, very helpful and friendly staff when trying to decide which items to order. I enjoyed the food, can be a little spicy. A Mexican atmosphere that was relaxing.

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Thank Amber H
merritt
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Very welcoming staff. Great food with very nice atmosphere. Busy restaurant but didn't feel crowded.

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Thank scooter9
Gibsons, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Best food in Vancouver, service great,prawn chimichanga unbelievablely good, drinks fantastic, churros awesome.

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Thank Kevin F
Olalla, Washington
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276 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

We were here for a late lunch on a weekday. The chip basket came with a puréed salsa and smooth guac. Check the board for lunch specials or the lunch/appetizer menu. I had $5 black bean soup, which was fresh and light, but had too many tortilla chip strips. We also had Texas nachos for $10. They were good and... More 

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Thank LJBCOOL
Hamilton, Canada
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

A great place to have an inexpensive but delicious night out with friends. Located in trendy Gastown this place is a great option for delicious Mexican food. The fish tacos are out of this world, and I really loved the customizable combo options listed on the menu-it saves you from having to choose only one thing for dinner!

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Thank Julia P
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

I have eaten here before and had good food and service. Tonight I ordered one of the salads that was supposed to come with avocado, but there was no avocado on my plate. When I pointed it out to the server she seemed a bit indifferent. Not very apologetic. She returned with a small portion of rotten, black avocado and... More 

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Thank Beverly M
Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

La Casita is great for authentic Mexican cuisine. The staff are knowledgeable and friendly. They carry lots of Mexican beers and tequilas and make good traditional drinks, like a Michelada as well. The only limitations are that parking is very difficult in this neighborhood and La Casita doesn't take reservations. Their space is small so if you're going prime time... More 

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Thank 426hanse
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Great location in the area called Gastown that is a busy tourist location. A little pricey and medium size portions unless you pay for a larger portion. We were given a small basket of chips and dips. We ordered a large appetizer size of Guacamole and they wanted to charge us more $$ for additional chips for our Guac. Most... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1E1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Gastown
  • Neighborhood: Gastown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-646-2444

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Gastown
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's history a more lively presence here than anywhere else. Having been originally founded around a popular worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of Vancouver's best micro-breweries, creative cocktail joints, and corner bars can be found in this area. Classical charm suffuses its many vintage boutiques and the brick-built structures that an army of creative professionals call home.
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