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LA Costa Restaurant

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206 SW 152nd St, Burien, WA 98166-2308
(206) 243-1797
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great salsas and chips to start off with.. extra cold beer.. house tewquila good.. great portions and quality.. all pretty authentic..

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Thank Peter P
Seattle
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Very Good American Style Mexican. Big portions and big, tasty margaritas. They have some great more traditional style Mexican dishes as well.

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Thank Jason C
Tacoma, Washington
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Huge platters of good food! The waiter was was so nice, he exchanged the main dishes on the combo plate so I could have both chili rellenos and spinach tamales! Plus they have huge margaritas. Hubby was happy with huge steak enchilada. But here's a really impressive thing. While waiting for new customers, the hostess wiped down and disinfected the... More 

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Seattle
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

I've been here a few times both for lunch and dinner. Never failed to have really good food. I grew up in LA, and La Costa is the real deal. Pleasant service, family place or casual date dining. Located in a strip shopping center in an increasingly cute downtown Burien, it's just plain good. And they serve delicious refried beans... More 

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Thank normee
Seattle, Washington
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160 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

This is where we go for good Mex. I tell all my friends and co-workers to go here, and none have been disappointed.

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Thank Tim98166
Des Moines, Washington
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153 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Recommended if in the area, but not a "destination" restaurant worth a special trip. Extensive menu with several combinations and veggie options. Some dishes are very good, others unremarkable and over sauced. Meals are very reasonably priced for the quality and large portions. Family friendly, just be aware it can get crowded (bar on premises) and loud (several sports TV... More 

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Thank gdeakins
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Love this place, if your into authentic eats and the best margarita in south king this is you're place. Great service, good is always delicious, not your run of the mill Mexican.

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Thank Kelly H
Burien, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

LaCosta is a great Mexican restaurant We eat there at least two times s month lamb shank chicken and rice plate is very good beer by the bucket

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Thank robviafore
Spokane, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

The menu has the standard selections but the food quality is way above average. Quick service, friendly people and reasonable prices. We love this place!

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Thank Denise D
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This restaurant serves large servings of good Mexican food. Generally friendly. They get busy so the response of servers isn't always the best. Food consistently well prepared. I advise against eating in the bar. Service is slower there and the only bad meals that I have had were when I was seated there. Excellent margaritas.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 SW 152nd St, Burien, WA 98166-2308
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Burien
  • Phone Number: (206) 243-1797

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