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La Parilla

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2467 Jefferson Rd, Athens, GA 30607-1202
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Everyone who works here seems cheerful and when you try the food, you know why. The margaritas are great and the chunky avocado dip could be a meal in itself. We are usually a mixed bunch: two senior citizens, our daughter, her boyfriend & her son. My daughter is vegetarian & her son is a bit "hyper" and it doesn't... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

We were excited to try Mexican in our immediate neighborhood so went there for lunch. Everything was OK, but the salsa, for example, was just bland. I had a chile relleno and it was good, but again just didn't really pack a punch. The poblano itself was a tiny bit tough, and the queso inside was OK, but nothing to... More 

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Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
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130 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Stopped by this Mexican restaurant on a chilly Friday night and it was bustling even at 7:30pm. After a short wait, our party was seated and immediately served fresh tortilla chips and salsa. My mojito was perfect. The menu is extensive with something for everyone, from combination plates to single street tacos. My tostada was just enough as I wasn't... More 

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Thank hnmrocks
Athens, GA
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

This is our favorite place for Mexican food in town! We go there almost weekly and are very rarely disappointed. Combos, nachos, ceviche, tortilla soup, specials - all delicious. Also the margaritas are excellent and not a cheap watered down version.

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Thank HappytoBhere
Pavo, Georgia, United States
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71 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

A family favorite when visiting Athens. The food is fresh and the service is fast and friendly. We are normally with a large group and they staff is always very accommodating! Best Mexican food in Athens!

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Thank Mark M
Toccoa
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107 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

average American Mexican food. nothing special could use some cleaning and more friendly wait staff. better service too

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Thank Chris L
United States
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172 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with a large group, so I decided to mark them up to 3 stars. The food wasn't too good, and the service was average at best. We probably won't return.

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Thank WorldTravelers1999
Atlanta Area
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220 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Very good Mexican food. Service is fast. Chips and salsa are good. Pretty standard American Mexican but very good.

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Thank GaHound
Bogart, Georgia
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167 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

My wife and I tried this place since it is close to us and we've eaten at the one in Dothan, AL, which was OK. My enchiladas were no prepared exactly as I'd asked but were OK. The beans and rice seemed like something you'd get in a frozen dinner....but edible. My wife had an enchilada and taco and she... More 

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Thank texdawg89
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Great place to eat Food is Good and very tasty Great folks running this place Love to eat here The atmosphere is very good Big selection on the menu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2467 Jefferson Rd, Athens, GA 30607-1202
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?