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La Cocina

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780 N Cecil Rd, Post Falls, ID 83854-8966
+1 208-777-1280
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Los Angeles, California
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is basic Mexican food at a reasonable price. The staff is friendly and service is fast. We eat here regularly.

Thank Roger R
North Dakota, United States
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

We visited with family, only four of us. It took a really long time to get our food. Our waitress was new but super sweet. I only wish she had the proper training and help she needed because our bill came our wrong and so did our food. We didn't mind the confusion except the food was not very good.... More 

Thank Casey S
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

We're traveling in a small RV and spent the night in the Walmart parking lot. La Cocina was only a short walk away. We found the service to be very cheery and the Pork Carnita Fajita to be quite good. We were pleased to find Pacifico beer and large strong margaritas. It was worth the walk.

Thank Jeannie O
Canyonville, Oregon
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

All the food is good, but I'd be happy just eating their chips and salsa. We were seating and served very quickly. Friendly service.

Thank carenwithac
Post Falls, Idaho
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

La Cocina is our favorite local Mexican restaurant. Their Rancho beans are the best. We buy their Guacamole in the big containers for use at home. We were saddened when Felix pulled the liquor out to use at a bar he opened but we can still have a beer or glass of wine.

Thank Gary D
Post Falls
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

My family and I visit La Cocina quite a few times a year!! It's super close to our house so it's very convenient for us. The servers are great!! Food is yummy too!! We'll be in again soon!

Thank Stefanie B
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2015

Worst Mexican food I've ever eaten. The waitress though was very friendly. Too much salt & too smothered in cheese.

1 Thank Judy M
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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193 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

We started with a basket of homemade warm corn tortilla chips which were good along with a mild and spicy salsas. The mild salsa was a little on the watery side and heat warm-not spicy. The same menu is for lunch and dinner which explains the price. Little high in price for Post Falls, Idaho. I had a combination plate... More 

Thank gemgirl612
Bayview, Idaho
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41 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2015

Chips & Salsa great, as was the dinner. Waitress was excellent. Price was good price for the value. 2nd time going there, and both times excellent.

Thank Billy Ray P
Lake Tapps,WA
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2015

Was in Post Falls for business and got hungry but didn't have time to do any checking for good eating spots. Drove by La Cocina and saw a full parking lot, which for me is the deal maker! Great margarita and the shrimp fajitas were fantastic! Salsa was really good and service spot on. All around great place!

1 Thank RTinPV

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 N Cecil Rd, Post Falls, ID 83854-8966
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Post Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 208-777-1280
(208) 777-1280

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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?