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La Casita

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495 W Apache Trl, Apache Junction, AZ 85120-3922
+1 480-671-1601
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Mon 11:00 - 20:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Santa Cruz, California
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128 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dropped in for lunch and found a vibrant restaurant filled with locals enjoying the food and relaxed ambiance. One helpful waitress, pleasant and well informed, hustled between customers to serve promptly and with a smile. We ordered a chile relleno, pork tamale and carne asada taco, along with a full order of guacamole. Chips and some really good salsa... More 

Thank ymceight
Lincoln, Nebraska
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at la casita was delicious and authentic. I ordered enchiladas banderas and they were so good and unlike anything I've ordered elsewhere.

Thank han102016
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Must be a local to get good service, we had. Bad experience as a family on our way to ghost town viewing

Thank Prussfamily
Blackfoot, Idaho, United States
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Great Food, Good Margaritas , Friendly Service (sometimes a little slow, when busy). Try the Guac and chips, nachos, tacos.

Thank Dani H
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Well worth the visit. The food was tasty and priced well. There was an option for a la carte staples which were just enough. Everyone was incredibly nice.

Thank Bridget D
Apache Junction
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47 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I don't usually go out for dinner alone, but I had a mean craving for Mexican Food that neither Taco Bell or Filliberto's was going to satisfy. I was there at an odd hour, so it's hard to judge what the service is normally like when they are busy. The food was hot, plentiful, and reasonably priced. Might have been... More 

Thank NativeTucsonan
Ogden, Iowa
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We ate there for lunch after a hike! Excellent taco salad. The salsa was one of the best I've had! Service was friendly and very efficient. We will definitely be back and recommend to friends!

Thank farley1505
Lawton, Michigan
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Reasonably priced, tasty Mexican food. OK service. Food comes fast. There seems to be quite a turnover of waitstaff, so we never see the same person from visit to visit. We prefer a lunch or mid-afternoon meal more than dinner; that's when the bar section got a little loud, making conversation difficult.

Thank Patricia195756
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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83 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The menu had most anything you'd want for Mexican food. My friend loved the chile relleno and I had taco salad. The pulled pork I chose for the taco salad was quite tasty. Prices were good, service okay, and rather tight near the front if you need to wait for a table. I'll go back another time!

Thank suesuemj
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The food was just good. Not excellent, not outstanding, not bad. Just eh. I wouldn't go out of my way to go back again, but if it was all that was open I would stop. The chips seemed a bit stale. The beans were excellent, but the flautas were not impressive.

Thank Debbie E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 495 W Apache Trl, Apache Junction, AZ 85120-3922
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Apache Junction
  • Phone Number: +1 480-671-1601

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