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.

LA Fuenete Bar & Grill Mexican

$$ - $$$Mexican,
3070 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-9447
+1 704-866-7744
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“queso dip” (3 reviews)
“pollo” (2 reviews)
“la fuente” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
3070 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-9447
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

The margaritas, chips, salsa, & service were terrific. I was disappointed in the Queso dip, thin & the taste was off. I’ll try the guacamole next time. I did get the pollo queso with chorizo. The dish was good, the chorizo gave the queso a...More

Thank g0nes0uth
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a nice meal of chicken fajitas. There is plenty of parking because it is part of a strip mall. The chips were okay and the sangria very (too) sweet. They only had one salsa which i would rate as medium hot. The service...More

Thank FJV2
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Chips were bland without salt. In general food was not nearly as good as it used to be. Asked for ketchup for kids burger waitress brought it saying not much in it and she was right. About a teaspoon. Asked again she had to borrow...More

Thank jcman92374
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

I recently tried La Fuente on the recommendation of a friend for dinner. I frequent another Mexican place in town, but my friend said this was really good. So we went, and I'm glad I did. While the menu and motif is similar to other...More

Thank Brad F
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My hubby and I ate here for dinner. The service was decent, but the food was just okay. Not bad, but not great either. The queso dip tasted like melted American cheese, not what I am used to from a Mexican restaurant at all. The...More

2  Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Good food, service, and location. Co owned with Akropolis Greek food next door. Located with a lot of local shopping. On Franklin Rd, parallel to I-85.

Thank Van B
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The food tasted terrible, both mine and my gf's. It was actually so bad that we told the waitress about it. Shortly thereafter one or two people were peeking out of the kitchen but didn't have the guts to come talk to us. PS: All...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Visited for dinner. Open to customization of menu dishes. I had the 3 taco combo and Mrs had the vegetable fajitas. Sides of guacamole and pico de gallo topped of the entrees. Used some hot sauce to spice up the salsa which was mild but...More

Thank Willard C
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

I had not been in quite a while and I wanted amazing chimichanga. They did not disappoint. Great food for a great price. I was shocked that they still remembered me a long ask that been since I had been there. The servers are wonderful!!!...More

Thank Jeanne T
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

Every time I visit the area, I must have dinner here! Wonderful staff,amazing food! Best queso dip ever!!! A must if you're in the area!!

Thank beachmomof1
Nearby HotelsSee all 16 hotels in Gastonia
Super 8 by Wyndham Gastonia
138 reviews
1.10 km away
Comfort Suites
218 reviews
2.26 km away
Hampton by Hilton Charlotte-Gastonia
669 reviews
2.26 km away
Best Western Gastonia
283 reviews
2.33 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Portofino's Italian Restaurant
116 reviews
.93 km away
Shane's Rib Shack
36 reviews
.92 km away
Me Vietnamese Kitchen
13 reviews
.80 km away
Jenn's Sugarlicious Bakery
14 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Schiele Museum of Natural History
236 reviews
3.16 km away
Cramer Mountain Club
8 reviews
4.80 km away
Gaston Pickers
17 reviews
4.38 km away
Sleepy Poet Antique Mall of Gastonia
15 reviews
5.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from LA Fuenete Bar & Grill Mexican staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3070 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-9447
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-866-7744
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