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La Fuente

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101 N US Highway 169, Smithville, MO 64089-8476
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11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The food is really good, the staff are super friendly and always the same ones so they know you when you come in, at least they welcome those of us who go there every Wednesday night for $0.99 marguerites. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Lynnmj21415
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I had the chicken taco salad. It was excellent. The chicken was outstanding. Service was also very good. Highly recommend.

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Thank Belinda B
Smithville, Missouri
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This our "go to" restaurant. We visit almost once a week. The owners and staff have been consistent for many years and it has become a town favorite. Great variety of food and great service, all at a great value. If you like Mexican, it is worth a visit.

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Thank Mark and Lisa M
Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

It's quite good, typical Mexican American food. Great chips and salsa. I've never met a taco I didn't like 😀🌮.

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Thank LiSammy
Smithville, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Good food with reasonable prices, but the service wasn't the greatest on our last few visits, possibly due to a full house at the time.

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Thank Ken S
Smithville, Missouri
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

Great fast service. Great specials and margarita nights. Salsa could be a little spicier for our taste.

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Thank noname260
Fort Worth, TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

This place rates above very good, hence the E. We had a larger group and were greeted with good service and good food at an excellent price. We ordered quite a variety and the constant was: it was all good to eat, good to look at and easy on the pocket book. The drinks were more than adequate and we... More 

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1 Thank John&Mickey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

The meals we ordered were excellent, if the salsa were better I'd give it 5 starts. Portions are large and filling. Had a very large dos xx beer for a better low price. Glad smithville has a Mexican restaurant again. The wait staff was friendly and efficient, no complaints here.

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1 Thank Khagan G
Smithville, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

The food is always good and comes out quickly. The staff is very friendly and attentive. I would recommend.

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1 Thank Dejah2
Saint Louis
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

The only Mexican restaurant in Smithville and it is average. We eaten here several times just because its the only Mexican in the area and would eat there more offend if it were as good as pervious reviewer had said. The service is good but the food is just average.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 N US Highway 169, Smithville, MO 64089-8476
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Smithville

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