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La Fogata Mexican Restaurant

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4933 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9709
+1 252-441-4179
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
“cheese dip” (6 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4933 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9709
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice restaurant with friendly staff. The food was very good. Great Margaritas! Fom Texas and sometimes it’s hard to find great Mexican food while traveling, very pleased with this restaurant.

Thank Lnh57
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

The service was good and fast but the food was not as good as the reviews said. I'm going home and kiss the Mexican Fiesta people. Four people ate 2 being children getting a chicken quesadilla only and the two adults got chicken chimichangas three...More

Thank traditions_99
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Servers are so friendly; food is phenomenal and the margaritas...oh boy...you would never have known what hit you.

Thank EEBB777
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch here ! Lunch menu was reasonably priced, $6.50 average with fajitas at $8. Food was delicious and the staff was friendly.

Thank Amber B
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Stopped for dinner, the food was great.. They have a spicy red sauce which is amazing!!! The plates are huge and the service is top notch.. Definitely going back again.

Thank laaws27
Reviewed January 15, 2018

OBX isn't a food destination. Mexican is hard to mess up though, so we took a chance. It paid off. The portions were generous and everyone said their dishes were tasty. I had the carnitas. It was hot, served quickly, and tasted as expected. Nothing...More

Thank jez09
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Stopped here for lunch. The menu is big and they have a lot to offer. The wait staff did their job but there was no smiling and no "Southern Hospitality" unlike all the other places we stopped on this trip. had the Tacos De Carne...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Food was tasteless and soggy. Was expecting great things since it looks packed all the time. Rice was good but that's about it. We have FORGOTTA!!!!

Thank Susan B
Reviewed October 16, 2017

I really like good Mexican food and this was great. A wide and varied menu, excellent staff, good service and a decent price. What more can a person ask for? The chips were first class and the salsa was excellent. My meal was well prepared...More

Thank larryrneal2016
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal. The chips were warm and the salsa was fresh. Not bland or too hot..just right. We ordered the ACP. Not sure what this stands for but it is grilled seasoned chicken over rice smothered with nice flavorful white cheese sauce. We...More

Thank DebraandMike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
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: +1 252-441-4179
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