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La Costita

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7405 SW Barbur Blvd, Portland, OR 97219-2287
+1 503-293-1899
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11:00 - 22:00
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183 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is amazing. It's authentic food and great environment . Everything we ordered was superb. We had large portions and were not able to eat it all. The waiter was great and efficient . The price was great. Love this place and will return when I am in this area again. Close to hospital. Don't miss this place!

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Thank Wandah F
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This place is tucked away on corner of Barbur & Terwilliger behind the Starbucks. The menu is large with nice twists on classic Mexican cuisine. I had previously thought the Harbor House in Kona had the largest beers but I was wrong. The large mug a beer comes in is closer to a pitcher than a mug! The food is... More 

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282 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We had the quesadillas and Alambres and a couple of Bohemia beers. 27.35. The staff is fantastic, the manager was so very welcoming, the food was hot and delicious, the beer was icy cold. The margaritas looked fantastic, made with real ingredients instead of that terrible syrup. The location is tucked away in a strip mall but they have a... More 

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Thank Carl R
Sandy, Utah
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

We just went to La Costita tonight for dinner. I was in the mood for Mexican and was not disappointed. The salsa was great. I told my kids that if I could I would just drink it if I could. I had a burrito, my wife had the taco salad and my kids had cheese enchiladas. Everyone ate and left... More 

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Thank Jeremy V
Portland, Oregon
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139 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We went to La Costita last evening (midweek) for dinner, and asked if we could once again order the flautas as we did last time. It took some time in our conversation with the waitress to have her understand what we wanted to order, but we did get the flautas and they were well prepared. The chips were GREAT as... More 

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Thank LaurieB980
Portland, Oregon
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139 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We have eaten at this restaurant for many years, even before the big block rebuild which happened some years ago. We thought it was excellent back then, but since the restaurant was rebuilt, overall, it has been just "OK". However, the fluatas which are not listed on the menu have always been something we have loved each and every time... More 

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Thank LaurieB980
Portland, Oregon
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155 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2015

The service here is so friendly and engaging, I wish the food were better. It's not bad but it's not great. Too much cheese involved. That being said, I'm sure I'll go back because it's convenient and like I said, great people.

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Thank mmoc65
Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 14 November 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The margaritas are delicious, moderately priced, and boozy! The food and customer service are average.

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Thank RodeoThomas
Portland, Oregon
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2013

had never been ther for happy hour before last night, so good, and a decent deal, went again tonight! had enchiladas, mediocre, but fish tacos were very tasty

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Thank leslieb4
Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2013

My boyfriend and I visit La Costita almost once a week. The food is authentic and delicious and the staff is INCREDIBLE! They are super friendly and always remember us and try to meet our preferences. The food is wholesome and isn't all greasy and Americanized and the drinks are generous! We love this place and even after moving this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7405 SW Barbur Blvd, Portland, OR 97219-2287
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-293-1899

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