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La Panchita

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67 W Main St, Smithtown, NY 11787-2646
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Smithtown, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

I go to this restaurant often because not only are they delicious but the service is next to perfect.their drinks are never watered down, sometimes on the stronger side. You get your money's worth here.

Thank jeneen p
New York City, New York, Usa
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57 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

I have been going to La Panchita for years.... I feel like Norm on Cheers (No one calls out my name but everyone knows me and treats me like family.) The food is consistently very good The service is consistently very good The atmosphere is consistently very good We've come to the point where we don't even need a menu,... More 

Thank Tom D
Selden, New York
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159 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

We come here for special occasions as well as for regular dining. The food is delicious and prepared while you wait. Saturday nights there is usually entertainment. The wait staff is professional and accommodating and make you feel welcome. They always check to see if everything is prepared to your satisfaction. They make a spectacular margarita as well as other... More 

1 Thank Bill O
Southbridge, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

La Panchita remains my favorite Restaurant I have ever been to. I'm currently 28 years old and when I got my license at age 16, this was my first destination on my own since my parents only took me on special occasions. We've celebrated many Birthdays and anniversaries here. The atmosphere is festive and historic, the staff is friendly, the... More 

Thank Greg G
Smithtown, New York
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111 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

The food was a little disappointing. I love the service and atmosphere so that is why I return there.

Thank Christine P
New York
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154 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

Mexican music, check. Mexican food, check. What a nice place in Smithtown. Very authentic! Ordered the small guacamole which was very good. Great blend with the onions and seasonings. Chips and homemade salsa was good! Order the sopa de tortilla! Incredible! Very filling and authentic! Our main entree were the corn tortilla soft tacos, 2 beef and 1 chicken. They... More 

Smithtown, New York
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

If you want to eat Mexican food, then eat at this restaurant . The service is great. The margaritas are the best. We love the fajitas.

Thank Grandmalinda273
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We can't get enough of this local Mexican restaurant. It is always a fun night at this establishment. The margaritas are amazing as are the fajitas. We always order guacamole and it is delicious. Cinco de Mayo was incredible. Mauricio the singer was charming and entertaining. Be sure to dine here on Thursdays for their margarita specials .

Thank Sunsetchaser21
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

This is our favorite place to go for Mexican food on Long Island. It is authentic Mexican with amazing choices for combinations. The staff are quick and friendly. The drinks are great and they serve the best pina coladas!! The drinks are strong too :)

2 Thank Melissa H
East Meadow, New York
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I don't know why this restaurant isn't 'standing room only'. They have the best Mexican food on Long Island. The service is great and the staff is very friendly. We still miss the La Panchita in Levittown, but it is worth the drive to Smithtown

Thank Cheryl D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 W Main St, Smithtown, NY 11787-2646
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Smithtown
  • Phone Number: 6313600627

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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?