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La Fogata Mexican Restaurant

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4933 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9709
(252) 441-4179
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Delaware, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the time we opened the door, our experience was disappointing. We were greeted by a barefoot young lady--although another with shoes actually took us to our table. While our server was efficient, friendly or enjoyable would not be adjectives that come to mind. On to the food. This was the absolute biggest disappointment. There was no doubt in our... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered take out and the food was ready when we arrived. Always great food every single time! We have dined in and done take out. ALL GREAT!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Red salsa that is served is bland with not much flavor. There is a charge to refill the chips. Place was pretty busy for lunch. Staff doesn't wear a uniform they appear to wear whatever which I don't think is not professional. Our waiter was nice but didn't check on us often. Go for lunch and take advantage of the... More 

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upper michigan
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Everyone received a lot of food (we all took leftovers home!), service was prompt and friendly, prices were pretty good and we had lots of chips and salsa at all times. My hubby had the fajitas, I had the vegetarian combo and the kids had tacos. No one complained so that says a lot there!

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Thank jodijo1
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Save your money go to the store ,buy , and heat it up yourself, don't go there, overpriced! We ordered and they never came to check on the satisfaction of the meal, no refills, salsa out of a jar and old, poor quality

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Thank John H
Whitsett, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Some really good Mexican cuisine on the island! Pros: Friendly staff Good food at good prices Accepts some coupons Huge portions of food! Good ambience Cons: None.

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Bridgeport, West Virginia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Good for all ages. Has a kids menu with some American food for those that don't like Mexican. Food arrived hot and tasted good.

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Thank WvHmmngbrd
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

They have the best Mexican food!! The prices are very reasonable. We visit here at least once a week.

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Thank Kathy E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were in the mood for Mexican food and came across this place on the strip. We were not disappointed! The food was delicious, the service was great and the food came out pretty quick. Would definitely eat there again for our next visit! I even got a shirt and will wear it well back home.

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Thank Francisco R
Virginia
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

We stopped here to try OBX Mexican food and we were not disappointed here. The combo dinners were about $8.95 and you didn't leave hungry, that's for sure. Service was attentive and fast and we really have no complaints at all. We will definitely go back here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4933 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9709
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: (252) 441-4179

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