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Carreta's Grill

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2320 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002-6216
+1 504-837-6696
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good17%
  • Average36%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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“queso” (3 reviews)
“chimichanga” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2320 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002-6216
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Reviewed 1 week ago

but since I'm not an afficianado, it was fine. The drinks were large and tasty. Our service was attentive and filled the free chips and salsa. My girlfriend is more experienced with this food and required more hot sauce.

Thank William K
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Feeding a family of 7 can get expensive but when my hubby and I can split a fajita; my son and daughter can split a fajita and the other 3 can get just what they want- it makes a momma happy... Service was fast and...More

Thank AprilScamFamMom
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to find good Mexican food and sadly, Carreta’s is like most places...mediocre and underwhelming. My margarita was almost clear in color. It was mostly tequila and lacking any of the other flavors that makes a margarita taste good. It was so strong that...More

Thank amars662
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

We always like Carreta’s when in the area. Service was fast and friendly. The frozen margarita was very good. Chips and salsa were good with chips being warm. We all had lunch specials with no complaints. We enjoyed and will continue to return when in...More

Thank David_2013834
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Gave this place a few tries because the location is convenient and have realized that the food is just consistently bad. We have tried numerous menu items i.e. Enchiladas, tamales , flautas, tacos,, rice and beans and it's all blah. They have renovated and expanded...More

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed October 14, 2017

We've been going to Caretta's at least 2-3 times a month for years. Lately we've noticed the quality has been declining, both in the food and the service. Today was the worst yet. Our server Erika basically ignored us. We had to ask another server...More

1  Thank gginnola
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

We love Carreta's on the north shore, but this one is only average. For starters, the room is VERY noisy. Hard surfaces everywhere and I had trouble hearing across the table. Secondly, the food is not as good either. I like the Pollo Loco which...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed July 12, 2017

I stopped in here for a late lunch and the place was understandably dead. It was fine with me- I don't care if I'm the only person in a restaurant at any given time. I was seated, and as I looked over the menu free...More

Thank Marielle S
Reviewed June 12, 2017

My wife and I have been going here for many years, mainly because they HAD the absolutely best Top Shelf margaritas we've ever tasted. I don't want to think about the number of margaritas we've had there over the years or the money spent on...More

Thank Ryanenski
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Great selection, great prices, solid service - regular lunch spot. Not trying to be more than the cuisine allows, the good selection of items at very reasonable prices - Slightly expensive queso, slightly watered down salsa - but the chips are fresh and plentiful. Friendly...More

Thank MilanoCookieMonster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2320 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002-6216
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-837-6696
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