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La Margarita Express

515 Chemeketa St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3731
+1 503-371-7960
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pupusas” (5 reviews)
“enchiladas” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
515 Chemeketa St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3731
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Good food. Close to downtown so meet friends for lunch. Fair pricing. Outside seating in the summer.

Thank 2015Ruby
Reviewed 14 March 2017

WOnderful drinks and food. My friends and I always get a lot for the money and have great service. Thank you!!!

Thank stacyberkey
Reviewed 14 March 2017

La Margarita Express has the very best tasting Mexican food ever. We've tried many others in the area.

Thank Taxeesdad
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I love tamales and the Salvadorean style are very good. The filling is tasty and I would definitely order them again. The masa is creamy and flavorful. Mexican style tamales have a masa texture that is more coarse...not saying that is a bad thing...just different....More

Thank Mahoo95
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We had a large group of people( 30), ages 4 to 70. The service was quick and friendly. I had not eatting here before and they explained what everything was. The price was reasonable for the amount of food. I will go back next time...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Honestly not a big fan of Mexican food, but when the urge hits me. This is the place. Good tasting food and always great service. Best in Salem.

Thank Unknown322
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Few weekends ago I was in a meeting downtown and had just a few minutes for lunch. I started walking and so as not to waste any time I just crossed where the lights were green and in that way came to La Margarita Express....More

Thank Agatha B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Loved the menu items, quick service, friendliness of staff and cleanliness of the establishment. Always works great for a quick lunch.

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I have been searching for Papusas ever since I had one at the Saturday market. These definitely did not disappoint. They were amazing!!! The service was great. I had the cheese and pork papusas and they were cooked perfectly

Thank LarrynDani
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The La Margarita has a fine menu with a large selection of entree's. The food itself is very well prepared with good portions. The environment is pleasant as are the staff. The prices are on par with other mexican restaurants in the area. The one...More

Thank B163IHdennisb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Chemeketa St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3731
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-371-7960
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