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La Fogata

1315 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4602
+1 925-934-8121
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4 weeks ago
“best carne asada ever”
19 Feb 2017
“Great food ”
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1315 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4602
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was visiting Walnut Creek on business and stopped by the Amazon Book Store in downtown. After finding the books I wanted, I walked a couple blocks to La Fogata - it was the closest Mexican restaurant at the time. Like most Mexican restaurants, the...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican food at a great price. The chile relleno is awesome. Really great margaritas at great price. The service is good too. Attentive but not intrusive.

Thank Erizabif
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Nothing more than just a Mexican fast food, not even a good one... If you can just pass by without even think to eat there...

Thank Ruzzni
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Went to walnut creek to do a little summer shopping. Beautiful day out and with them being an outdoor mall why not. After shopping for a bit had to get a bit to eat was bouncing between two places to choose from and ended up...More

Thank Emanuelle I
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Terrible Mexican food, bad service and a 1980's atmosphere make this a "non-destination" for food. I suggest walking down the street to many of the other good restaurants in Walnut Creek if you want an enjoyable meal.

Thank markltennis
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We tried La Fogata for the first time. Walked past it several times but wanted to find an alternative Mexican restaurant to the one we usually visit. Chips and salsa were very good. Our server made sure we had plenty of both. I ordered the...More

Thank khub79
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This is a nice, large restaurant in downtown Walnut Creek that has been a favorite of ours for decades. The owners are friendly and the patrons visit often. There is a full bar and lounge area that is separate from the main dining area. There...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I have never been disappointed with the food or the service here. It is family owned and the food is fantastic.

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Reviewed 12 November 2015

I made my first visit here after hearing some friends say I should try it, and I must say I was surprised. The happy hour specials are great, and the food on the happy hour menu had a great selection for a great price. The...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 5 October 2015

10/4/2015 First time visit since we wanted to walk around the Walnut Creek area. We decided to try this place because they do have tv's with the sports games. First, it does not smell like anything of the Latin culture being cooked, more like a...More

Thank bacrowe
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1315 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 925-934-8121
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