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La Nopalera - CLOSED

3265 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1492
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
25 May 2015
“It's okay”
18 May 2015
“Our Favor Mexican restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Greek
3265 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1492
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

As far as restaurants go, the prices are just about average, but when it comes to Mexican style food, it's not the best. However if given the opportunity to come back, I would so I could get those tasty fish tacos.

Thank guate6
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Being from Jacksonville Florida and move to Gainesville Florida this Mexican restaurant is just as good as the ones that are in Jacksonville Florida and do recommend very highly all the food and quality is excellent and prices are more than fair hope you enjoy...More

Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 3 January 2015

La Nopalera is an excellent choice for lunch if you work near the UF campus and Archer Road. The food is excellent, and the service is fast. The luch menu provides smaller portions and a very reasonable price.

Reviewed 3 October 2014

I drove up to Gainesville to take a friend for an appointment at Shands Hospital. I looked at some reviews and saw it had decent ones, plus asked some of the hospital staff and over and over again I kept hearing that this place was...More

Thank themuffin8r
Reviewed 22 August 2014

I thought the chips and salsa were very good. I wasn't real impressed with my meal. My taco was so soggy the shell fell apart before I could eat it. My cheese enchilada was probably the worst I've ever had. Little flavor and very hard....More

Thank Hogsraz
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Serve and run by the owners. Good food for the money Great lunch specials for 4.99 Fast and very convenience

Thank LFD69
Reviewed 1 February 2014

We really enjoyed the food and the chips and salsa was great. Brought me the hot salsa also it was hot with flavor. The margarita was on happy hour and it was yummy. We are new to the area and this is going to be...More

Thank spells621
Reviewed 29 January 2014

We stopped in for lunch one day since we hadn't tried La Nopalera but had driven by several times. We were seated quickly and had great fresh chips and salsa on the table within seconds. I had the fish tacos and my wife had the...More

Thank rodneytherock
Reviewed 7 December 2013

If you want to have a great meal and margaritas with your friends. This is a great place! A pitcher of margaritas is like $14 and it's 6 servings of marks. The quest is so creamy and delicious and the chicken tacos are moist and...More

Thank Cassandra C
Reviewed 4 December 2013

My husband has been looking for 50 years for an enchilada like he got in school in Texas. This was it he is so excited. I had the chicken Quesadilla which was very good. Beans and rice very flavorful. When our son comes home at...More

Thank Lorraine J
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 am - 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 - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3265 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1492
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
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