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La Escondido Mexican Grill

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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
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Reviewed August 3, 2019

I had not been in the restaurant lately and wondered if still open. It is open and a great spot hidden away in a small shopping center behind a popeye's fast food spot just off of FM 528. the food was great and we loved...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Jimmy G
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Tucked in a corner of a local strip center is a hidden secret in Friendswood El Escondido Mexican Restaurant. Great food, super happy hour, get the jumbo margarita! One of the best Mexican shrimp cocktails this side of Mexico! For a treat order the table...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank BajaDaveHouston
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

We just had this Door Dash delivered. The restaurant called earlier because they were out of the dish my husband ordered, he just went with the standby instead, beef fajitas. We both agree this was probably the worst Mexican food we’ve had in a long...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 954audrah
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

This was only my second time to enjoy La Escondido and enjoyed for sure. Quick very friendly service and the food was fantastic. I ordered the Del Rio plate which includes 1 beef 1 chicken and 1 cheese enchilada served with rice and beans a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jonfo1969
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Well I would not consider the location ideal, I would consider the food ideal. We stumbled across La Escondido while Christmas shopping. We walked in and were pleasantly surprised with the simple yet modern decor. I ordered the Queso Fundido with fajita beef. The dish...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit to LA Escondido and came at the suggestion of my customer. Delicious lunch with fast, friendly service in a nice atmosphere. The bean dip, red sauce and chili con queso were very good and the McAllen plate was excellent.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jonfo1969
Reviewed July 14, 2018

On Saturday morning they have a breakfast buffet. Try a bit of everything because it is all delicious. They make omelets to order which are very good. The fruit is fresh, and they have some sort of sweet treat like flan. We have dinner there...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank WendyB533
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

I went with my husband for a quick bite to eat. Parking - Good. Plenty of space Staff - Very kind and attentive Food - Not my favorite. We shared the beef angus fajita plate. Surprisingly is was accompanied by a scoop of mashed potatoes....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank SpeedyPhanie
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Over the past few months, I have had the pleasure of eating at La Escondido several times - with both friends and family. We love this restaurant! While there are always people enjoying meals, we have not had any trouble getting seated quickly and being...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank 546JulieJ
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Been here a few times food is average at best. Decided to take my Wife, Daughter and Son-in-law on a Saturday night 01/20/2018. Not packed but pretty busy. Took a while to get our order taken. Was waiting for our food and I realized they...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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