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La Cabana

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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807 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5803
2195105587
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Today
11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Valparaiso, Indiana
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Of all the Mexican places in town, it's good. Nothing outstanding nothing really bad. I've been a couple of times since it's opened and unless others suggest it, there are other places I like more.

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Thank Jon N
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, lots of it. Great service. Very busy on a Friday night visit but it was worth it. After a short wait we were seated and enjoyed our meal.

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Thank Virginia S
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here for my anniversary. The seating is to close to each other, really no privacy. Expensive bill for canned beans and hard steak. That was my first time going and also my last.

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Thank dehun
Hammond, Indiana
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The steak tacos are very good, had some guacamole, it was ok. I wanted some authentic cheese and onion enchiladas, but I asked what kind of cheese was used and was told mozzarella. Should be queso fresco, oh well, that's why I got the steak tacos.

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Thank Josephine G
Valparaiso, Indiana
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181 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After searching around the Valpo area, I've finally found my spot! La Cabana has consistently great food, great service and an even better atmosphere. I am a total fan of this restaurant and am so happy to have found a local Mexican spot (recently moved to the area). The chips and salsa are addicting, the drinks are wonderful and I... More 

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Thank Kate W
IN
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Casual atmosphere. Great for families or date night. Went on Thur with 6 people and had to wait about 30 minutes. Not much seating available for groups of 5 or more. No waiting for smaller groups. Worth the wait. The margaritas were good. The cheese dip with seasoned ground beef makes a great appetizer. There salsa is amazing too. No... More 

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Thank KikiJoe
Princeton, Illinois, United States
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Our family (4 adults and a toddler) went for Sunday dinner. The place was crowded - but the staff took very good care of us, the food was above average, and we were able to have a relaxed meal together. The drinks were good and fairly priced. We've been here before - and we will be back.

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Thank Norm F
Indiana
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My favorite Valparaiso Mexican restaurant and obviously a favorite with others as well. It's always crowded on Fridays and weekends. The menu is large and diverse. The dining room is very pleasant and the service is great.

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Thank Fleagle
Wheatfield
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Perfect authentic mexican food! I am vegetarian and just am in love with this place! The staff is awesome, it's always very clean, and the food is always fast and amazing!

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Thank Punky6913
Valparaiso, Indiana
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This restaurant has great food and fast service. The restrooms are very clean and new. I can't recommend this place more! Pork tacos are very good, great portions and ingredients.

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Thank MsTired

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 807 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5803
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: 2195105587

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