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LA Fonda

2310 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-2214
+1 650-574-9699
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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Closed Now
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Hours
$$ - $$$
2310 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-2214
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We really love La Fonda. Good food, great service, comfortable atmosphere. What more can you ask for? Visit La Fonda. You'll be glad you did.

Thank Guy W
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This was a classic family Mexican restaurant experience. The atmosphere was welcoming; the service friendly, the food excellent.

Thank wolfgangOregonian
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I've been here before, I was hoping it got better but alas, still bland and uninteresting. The "salsa" is tomato sauce like from a can, chips taste like they were made in New Jersey, food is quite bland.

Thank luggedsteel
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is a solid place we haunt regularly. The restaurant is quiet and cool, the food is thoughtfully cooked and served, and the family who runs this place are really sweet.

1  Thank AMSTORM
Reviewed 24 April 2017

My wife and I are new to the area and went to this place on a referral. We are not big eaters, but love Mexican food. We each ordered a cocktail, and we decided to split the Enchilada/Chile Relleno combination for $12.50. It came with...More

Thank Sancho41
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Owner greeted us, had a wonderful sense of humor. She advised us on menu selections based on how hungry we were. She also brought out free birthday desserts since two of us were celebrating birthdays. Beef in beef fajitas were great. Veggies too. Ample portions....More

1  Thank LH L
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My wife and I have been going here for years for lunch, we tried it for dinner and wasn't disappointed. Very fresh hot Mexican food that tasted great. We had the Sizzling Salad and the Verde Enchilada which were delicious. Both game served with rice...More

1  Thank Timothy G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Family owned restaurant that has been here for years. Very nice food, nice fire lighting when we dined and nice decor. Family style food in family style restaurant. Met with the lady of the husband/wife team who run it. Very nice lady, great sense of...More

1  Thank Gerard S
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I've been going to La Fonda since opened Years ago.......Wonderful food friendly family run restaurant.....I'vecelebrate birthdays there and met up with friends I haven't seen in awhile....I gie this place 5 plus stars.

1  Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Warm, friendly, happy atmosphere. Good service, good food. Great place to spend and evening chatting and eating.

1  Thank JoyceB1795
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17 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
8:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-2214
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-574-9699
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