We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

LA Margarita Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1043 Virginia Ave Ste 1, Indianapolis, IN 46203-1977
+1 317-384-1457
Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 75: English reviews
Level Contributor
383 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I love LA Margarita! The food is always fresh and delicious. It's an easy location to find and the service is fantastic.

Thank 970alexanderp
Indianapolis, Indiana
Level Contributor
54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Been here many times but every time the margaritas are the same...AMAZING. I had shrimp this time too, it was yummy! The Guac is outstanding and the atmosphere is fun but you can still hear the conversation at your table.

Thank katevannoy
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like La Margarita for lunch. They have a great Chips and salsa offering, and there is always something good on the menu. Their fish tacos are always a good choice. When the weather is nice and their patio is open, this is a great spot for Fountain Square people watching!

Thank Alyn B
Level Contributor
64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I knew this place when it was on the Northside of Indy 30 years ago. They were great then. Now they moved to the gentrifying Fountain Square area and are even better! Their chili con queso is out of this world (literally). They do something to it to give it a tomato base (?) but it works and is incredible.... More 

Thank P3902RQwilliamp
Indianapolis, Indiana
Level Contributor
23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

The atmosphere was awesome. A beautiful afternoon and we sat outside. The house margarita was all sour mix and $8 (seriously)... I think the tequila was not added! The guacamole was very good! Chips were tasteless. Chicken quesadilla was unremarkable. Service was poor. The company was awesome. I was with my sisters!

Thank JJones12361
Greenwood, Indiana
Level Contributor
131 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

They have an impressive Liquor menu and the service was perfect. Nice location in Fountain Square also. The highlight though is the food quality. Not the franchise Mexican you are used to. Its not greasy and the 3 different salsas w thicker tortilla chips are worth the extra couple bucks we spent here. Highly recommended.

Thank Kiddalot
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Date night ruined! Only thing good was the chips and salsa, guacamole was tasty. Other than that, shrimp tequila was strange, especially the stained carrot potato mixture. The quesadilla tasted like pizza sauce and bread, would not recommend to anyone. First and last visit all rolled into one!

Thank Richard M
New Palestine, IN
Level Contributor
37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

We have visited multiple times and have never been disappointed. Authentic Mexican food, great beer selection and good atmosphere in booming Fountain Square

Thank newpal
Framingham, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Last week when we were in Indianapolis we were staying near the Fountain Square area and looking for a place for dinner and we met a couple on the street and they recommended La Margarita. We’re glad we went. We had a great meal. My friend and I started with their beefy queso dip which we liked so much that... More 

Thank Chris H
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

I think this is the best Mexican restaurant in Indy. Food is always excellent and they are kid-friendly. Margaritas are the best in town; just absolutely delicious! This is a true gem in Fountain Square.

Thank kaufma22

Travellers who viewed LA Margarita Restaurant also viewed

Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis, IN

Been to LA Margarita Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1043 Virginia Ave Ste 1, Indianapolis, IN 46203-1977
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-384-1457

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from LA Margarita Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?