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La Costita

17102 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97236-8715
+1 503-661-0141
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible28%
26 Jun 2016
“Good food new management”
3 Apr 2015
“Yummy Mexican”
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17102 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97236-8715
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We decided to try out this little restaurant. It was surprising large inside. We were seated quickly and the waiter was prompt at taking our order. Tried the tres Mexican and the pork carnitas. Both were served hot with beans rice and tortilla. Tres Mexican...More

Thank A7199PZdavidm
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Yummy Mexican American food. Not fancy outside, cute inside. Friendly staff. They refilled our salsa with a salsa picture :) Large serving size. My fav was the Tostada.

Thank SandiS S
Reviewed 10 March 2014

We went to celebrate a birthday, a party of ten. The drinks were large, but not cheap $$$, we had to constantly find a server to get more chips and salsa and when one of the kids spilled their water I had to run and...More

Thank Danny D
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Chips didn't taste freshly made, but salsa did. We had 4 different meals and all were tasty and surprisingly "authentic" but a little "modern mex" for my taste--I prefer "traditional" with Mexican food. All in all very good, but a little pricey for what we...More

Thank SKSA
Reviewed 20 September 2013

We have eaten at the Barbur location every week for several years and the food is fine, cheap Mexican food. The staff has always been fine. Last night I went with my 3 kids and we left and then I immediately realized within 5 minutes...More

Thank CW7772013
Reviewed 16 February 2013

We came as a group of six and waited forever for our food and drink to be delivered. When we finally got our food it looked like it had been microwaved. My plate was not what I ordered, but close enough and we had wasted...More

Thank benddean
Reviewed 29 January 2013

This was my favorite restaurant when first introduced to me by friends around 2005/2006. I would literally travel an hour for their arroz con pollo and a great margarita. Flash forward to 2013 and things have unfortunately changed considerably. The bartender, while pleasant, did not...More

Thank Tricia O
Reviewed 24 January 2013

My husband and I enjoyed a dinner here. My husband had a very hearty chicken soup, which he loved. And I had the chicken quesidillas. I would have preferred a little more crisp on the tortilla but otherwise it was delicious.

Thank Marie52024
Reviewed 3 January 2011

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant in the East Portland area. It is somewhat out of the way, out SE Powell Avenue to about 160th, in a little shopping area near to a Bi-Mart. The food is better than average, the restaurant clean and comfortable,...More

1  Thank Ohiopyle
Reviewed 4 April 2009

My husband and I were in the mood for mexican food last night but didn't know where to go that was near us to we took a gamble on this place thinking how hard is it to do mexican food (and not traditional, i'm talking...More

Thank stefamie
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  • Address: 17102 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97236-8715
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-661-0141
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