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La Antigua

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737 N. Hwy 35, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
+1 361-552-7764
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Dec 21, 2017
2 weeks ago
“Great Tex-Mex food”
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$$ - $$$
737 N. Hwy 35, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is awesome! We were visiting Port Lavaca and Magnolia Beach. We went to La Antigua for lunch. I had the shrimp taco salad and it was delicious and cheap considering how much food was there - heaps of shrimp (little ones but tasty,...More

Thank PugsTexas
Reviewed February 6, 2018

My local (Anglo) friends prefer this to other Mexican restaurants in Port La Vaca. It has changed names. I don't know whether it is La Parillla or Antigua now. It's Mexican ambience is maybe the best in town. It's not my favorite on food or...More

Thank peggy d
Reviewed December 21, 2017

The food and prices at this location are amazing. If you're doing lunch be sure to allow plenty of time. I've waited up to 45 minutes to get my meal before.

Thank Maricela G
Reviewed November 20, 2017

My husband wrote a derogatory song about Port Lavaca. We decided to take another look. We were hungry looking for a place to eat at 2 p.m. on a Sunday. When we saw all the cars in the parking, we decided to try it. It...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Aside from the fact that I was tempted to take a disinfectant wipe to our booth seat, and we got a waiter whose first language was definitely not English, I would go back. The food made up for everything! I suffered some sticker shock when...More

Thank Brenda L
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

The tacos with fajita chicken, beef, and shrimp were awesome. One would be easily enough. It was a great combination of flavors, and the house salsa added to that. The chipotle fajita had great flavor- the sauce that smothers the steak has a nice kick....More

Thank Sheryl B
Reviewed March 26, 2016

Ate there 2 evenings. The first the chicken frijata was flat tasting, not flavor. Service minimal. Second even had the rib eye steak, stringy with gristle taste like it was cooked in old grease. No flavor, no flavor in anything. Service poor. They waiter ask...More

Thank TejasBob
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

This is a small family owned Mexican restaurant on I 35 in port LaVaca. The menu has several items and all of the prices are extremely reasonable. The service was most friendly and accommodating. I specially like the salsa that came before the main meal...More

Thank David S
Reviewed February 22, 2016

Sunday 11:45 AM On this trip I tried the Mexican plate, my companion ordered Tilapia, and we had Guacamole and Tortillas. I read other people's reviews about the spice levels of the restaurant and I understand that critique. We added salt and the wonderful salsa...More

Thank jposttx
Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

The food was eatable however thier was no spice. I had beef fajitas and I mean not even salt and pepper was used. Everything from the beans to the rice, it was like hospital food!!! I ate 3 bites but was not even offered a...More

Thank rvrooster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 737 N. Hwy 35, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Lavaca
  • Phone Number: +1 361-552-7764
A really great restaurant with a very low publicity profile in a town with generally poor restaurant choices. You should add this one.
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