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La Juanita

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1316 Pierce St, Sioux City, IA 51105-1421
712-279-0772
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9:00 am - 1:00 am
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Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 am
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend heard I was going to be passing through the area and said we most go and that we wouldn't be disappointed. We got there at 1230p on a Sunday and the place was packed the service was quick and the food was WONDERFUL and inexpensive. There was a long line when we arrived but it moved quickly and... More 

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Oceanside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all we arrived at just the right time, as the line formed quickly behind us. All of the tables were full, but after we ordered a table opened up. They had someone working the lobby that cleans up quickly. The entire process of ordering was interesting and very efficient. One woman took every order, wrote it down, called... More 

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Thank DiClem
Fort Dodge, Iowa
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

It's really Mexican food. But growing up in Sioux City and eating there all the time I have noticed change and recipes lately like there homemade hot sauce isn't as strong as it used to be it's more water down to make it go further which isn't ok in my book. And as far as a carne asada goes I... More 

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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Very good and busy and I read the reviews I should've had tacos or burrito! My husband had the chicken burrito it was fabulous my daughter had the nachos amazing I had chili relleno (so I didn't like it)dinner with beans and rice The beans and rice were very good ,homemade tortillas & the spice carrots amazing ! Be prepared... More 

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Thank Dawn-Kevin B
Sioux City
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Was good years ago, now bland and tasteless. Everyone thinks it good. But that's because there drunk when they go.

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Thank I8405EDjoshuam
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Every time i eat there i bite into hard, tuff, chewy, meat. Why don't u guys trim that stuff better.

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Thank T.j. p
Omaha Area
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84 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Was in town for business and thought we'd try Mexican. Heard this place was good from one person (who also thinks Taco Bell is authentic Mexican). Can't tell if this place is good or bad, since we walked in, saw the crowd, the menu, the counter service and decided we'd rather go somewhere and get waited on.

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Thank Doug K
SIOUX CITY
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Food tastes great but if you get there at the wrong time it could be busy, but worth the wait. Another thing is they only take cash.

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Thank EDMOND G
Bali, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Great tacos. Shrimp and octopus cocktail is the best! Always a wait, so don't be in a hurry. Cash only.

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Thank rye726
Sioux City, Iowa
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

La Jua's is truly one of the best spots in town, its evident by how busy they stay. Sometimes they are so busy there is no where to sit or the wait is too much. Those are good things from a passive view but really bad things when it comes to the present. The food is delicious and I like... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1316 Pierce St, Sioux City, IA 51105-1421
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sioux City
  • Phone Number: 712-279-0772

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