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La Mex

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
8330 King St, Anchorage, AK 99518-3066
+1 907-344-6399
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
8330 King St, Anchorage, AK 99518-3066
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Reviewed May 8, 2016

I had never been to this location and was invited to a birthday lunch there, so was happy to check it out. I liked the decor and the many live hanging plants. They have a great lunch menu, with a few vegetarian options, and decent...More

Thank PJLaP
LaMexAlaska, Manager at La Mex, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2016

Thank you for your review PJ! We are happy you liked the experience at the restaurant and hope you can come visit us again!

Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

This has been my grandmothers favorite for over 30 years. She has helped decorate and has been part of the LaMex family. Today was her favorite servers last day. So we went to celebrate. Generally good food and portions. Cheese quesadilla, chicken/Swiss mushroom burger with...More

Thank Starvia
LaMexAlaska, Manager at La Mex, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2016

Hello Starvia! Thank you for your review! we are happy you enjoy your experience at the restaurant!! :)

Reviewed March 4, 2016

The food is generally ok and the menu that offers a variety for different tastes. The wait staff is very friendly though seemed stretched thin. The facilities seemed clean overall. My family enjoyed their food and they offer a good kids menu that is reasonably...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed February 17, 2016

I picked up my husband from work and took him for lunch here. I hadn't been here for a while, but he seems to like it there. While we were waiting to be seated he was chanting to himself "please don't let that woman be...More

Thank AlaskaOm
Reviewed October 26, 2015

La Mex is friendly and open. Known as the "Home of the Grande" in Anchorage, La Mex serves tasty Mexican food with a reasonable price tag. Chips and salsa are still free here, and it is a great place for a date (nobody is rushing...More

Thank Kathy J
Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

La mex is great. They cook their meats properly which is important to me. Enchiladas are a great go-to. Consistent food and service is good. It bothers me there are so many menus but whatever. They do take out, which is nice if you're not...More

Thank matt8993
Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Le mex was the king of Mexican restaurants until a few years back. The salsa is watery now, drinks are weak and the servers are very surly. The food is just ok but not as good as it once was. I'm sad to see this...More

Thank Amorticai
Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

The menu is broad enough to please most picky families looking for variety. The service was good as our waiter was hustling and trying to take care of many customers and always stopped to ask us if everything was good or if we needed anything...More

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in at lunchtime and had one of their lunch combos- two items for $10 served with rice and beans. It was all delicious, particularly the veggie chimichanga. Fast service too, ideal if you want a quick meal between sights.

Thank PJ-n-DJ
Reviewed February 7, 2015

Tonight we ordered some appetizers and found a big bone in one of them. We continued eating and when done we asked to talk to the manager so we could let them know what we found. When we told and showed her, she immediately told...More

Thank loonalaska
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8330 King St, Anchorage, AK 99518-3066
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-344-6399
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