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La Esperanza Mexican Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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40 E Gibbsboro Rd, Lindenwold, NJ 08021-2470 (White Horse Pike)
+1 856-782-7114
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Pine Hill, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love this place. Can go for a romantic evening or a group of Friends. The food is great. Best quacamole around. The quantity of food is huge. Cannot wait for my next visit.

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Thank loraharber
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our favorite restaurants, and not just within the category of Mexican food. They serve consistently delicious Mexican dishes. The buzz is that it's "authentic," but not being Mexican, we can't vouch for this claim. However, the food is several notches above Baja Fresh or On the Border. The service is extremely friendly and accurate. Our server knows our... More 

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Thank Retinadoc88
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

On recommendation of a friend, we tried LaEsperanza. Everything was very good down to the the dessert. We started with the cerveche which was fresh and delicious. All our entrees were great too. I would definitely recommend this place !

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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Hands down the best authentic Mexican food in the area. Service can be a bit slow at times due to the fact this place gets busy busy busy.. but the food and drinks make up for it!!!

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Thank Anant Y
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Had a late breakfast , so did not want much to eat . Go figure that ! Had their special for lunch, 2 asst. tacos . Some of the best I have ever had . Re fried beans ,catus and tortillas. So much to eat had to take it home .Ate on it for 2 more meals .Place was clean,... More 

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Thank Roger J
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Food was ok. Margaritas were so so. Ordered an Octoberfest and it had a different/strange taste to it. Atmosphere is below average and the place needs some updating. El Vez in Philly is probably my most favorite Mexican place to eat so far. I think I may be one and done after my first La Esperanza experience. The server was... More 

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Thank flash7676
Bensalem
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We have heard about this restaurant for years but never have tried it. Saturday we decided to give it a go. It was 5 Pm so we knew it would be crowded. It was. A twenty minute wait, which is actually not bad. We were seated in a small room down a small set of steps. The first thing we... More 

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Thank George H
Haddonfield, NJ
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I was excited to try La Esperanza because there were so many good reviews on here. I sure was disappointed! There were four of us, and we all agreed that the food was average. The worst part was the service. We waited about 40 minutes to get the food -- yes, they were busy as it was a Friday night... More 

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Thank kmusikdi
South Jersey
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We drive 45 minutes just to eat their food. They have great tacos and traditional Mexican dishes. Very busy on the weekends and holidays. Great Mexican candy On the counter.

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Thank IrishmissSouthJersey
East Coast
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Great place to eat for authentic Mexican Food, plus the Margaritas are fantastic! Couples, families, and larger parties are welcome!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 E Gibbsboro Rd, Lindenwold, NJ 08021-2470
    (White Horse Pike)
  • Public Transportation: We are a few miles from the Lindenwold Patco station.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lindenwold
  • Phone Number: +1 856-782-7114

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