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6 Earl Avenue, Lafayette, IN 47904
+1 765-447-0383
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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East Syracuse, New York
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I enjoy Mexican food. This was good. I prefer other restaurants in the area. I had the chicken chimichanga the cheese sauce was thin and sparse. The chicken had good flavor. Small portion of sour cream and guacamole on the salad. Choice of beans or rice, not both. The lime Margarita was good. It was good but average Mexican food.

Thank hooliganhjp
Valparaiso, Indiana
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83 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

They definitely try to offer a large and somewhat upscale menu and I applaud that, but they would be much better served sticking to the basics. The atmosphere is typical of a mid range Mexican restaurant but they have recently added some higher end menu items like table side guacamole. I ordered the carnitas and can honestly say they were... More 

Thank BullyWilson
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

I love this place! Every thing I have ever ordered has tasted great. All my friends and family have also really enjoyed it too. Servers have always been pleasant but don't bother you. Enjoyable colorful atmosphere. Usually not crowded. Only negative is the restroom. Don't use the restroom. Ever. Dirty and stench! You will not be able to finish your... More 

1 Thank Wotsta
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164 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant in Lafayette!! Everything I have ordered here is great! We always try to get our favorite waiter, Daniel! He is great!

Thank danamarie31
Chalmers, Indiana
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415 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014

The atmosphere here is quite colorful. There has been an enormous amount of detail put into every aspect of this restaurants interior. The service here is very good as well. Service with a smile and in a professional manner. The food is very good. They have very good salsa. My wife noted that the chips seemed a little overcooked for... More 

1 Thank wetravelalot007
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2013

When we're in town and want super casual Mexican food this is our go to place. Very friendly staff....great margaritas !! Prices are good and food is too!

Thank Countyline42
Indianapolis, Indiana
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2013 via mobile

The decoration is very nice and colorful, I loved it, but the food wasn't what I expected. The service was good, always smiling and in a good mood, I would go back for that.

Thank Lizmc09
West Lafayette, Indiana
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2013

If this one is the one off State Road 52, it is moving soon. The food is satisfying. It's the only Mexican restaurant we use, and we trust it to be clean as well as yummy. Huge portions, authentic waiters, happy diners, fun.

Thank Sandra W
Chicago, Illinois
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127 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2013

Lots of bright colors and great smells as you walk in! We loved the ambiance of the restaurant and truly appreciated the quality of the food. Price was good, food was good, service was good. Like that it's a little off the main road so the crowds are mostly local folks. We'll eat here again when we're in the area.

Thank vagabond116
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2013

This is a great place for good TexMex style Mexican food. My husband and I eat here quite often and I have tried just about everything on the menu, This place is family owned and always has a friendly staff, Your food comes quickly and there is always plenty of it! I would recommend this to anyone. Great atmosphere for... More 

Thank JustaFlutterin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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: 6 Earl Avenue, Lafayette, IN 47904
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 765-447-0383

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