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La Placita

$Latin, , Spanish
1015 W Houston St, Sherman, TX 75092-7313
+1 903-893-5552
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“pupusas” (24 reviews)
“plantains” (3 reviews)
“quesadilla” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Central American, Spanish, Salvadoran, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
1015 W Houston St, Sherman, TX 75092-7313
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

La Placita, tucked away in an unassuming former gas station in Sherman, has a fantastic El Salvadoran menu: pupusas, fried yucca, fried plantains. The pupusas come with a variety of fillings including loroco, and edible flower, and squash. The black bean and avocado tacos are...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This place isn't fancy but it is cheap and delicious. There's a wide variety of foods including Pupusas, tamales and several kinds of tacos. I just got one of each of several items. The sweet corn tamale was something I had never had and it...More

1  Thank BigJon55
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We love visiting La Placita and sharing papusas, plaintains, yucca and other specialties family style. While here you can pick up a few packaged and canned foods to make your own at home. Walter Menjivar, the owner, usually checks on everyone to be sure they...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 17 January 2018

From the outside, you'd think this place isn't anything special. But the food and prices are amazing, and the service is excellent. We visited when we were in town with family. The pupusas are something different, but definitely approachable from a flavor profile standpoint. All...More

Thank 294beckyg
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The is little hole in the wall Salvadoran restaurant that serves everything up fresh and ala carte. The caramel cheese cake is awesome too!

Thank MyFamilyDC
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting food. Simple and plainly served. Pull-up as we're okay, plaintains we're good. Probably not a place I'd go again but it was inexpensive, fresh and something new for me.

Thank NJHBNH
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This small Salvadoran Restaurant has very good food! I had the shredded Beef Tacos, the wife had a Quesadilla with a beef Taco. Wow , the meat was piled on. Everything is fresh. The queso was some of the best I've had. Be sure to...More

Thank ccrites
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Authentic papusas, tacos and handmade Latin dishes in a warm friendly authentic environment make this a favorite for our family and friends. Working people, Austin College Professors and a large. diverse clientele add to the charm, but the food is the star!

Thank peteh646
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I went with a friend because we wanted to try something different than the usual standbys. Was not disappointed. It's in an old gas station, the dining room was small, and it was packed for lunch on a Saturday. It's not setup the greatest so...More

Thank Erin483
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I stopped in here yesterday for dinner, and it was SO good! I wanted to try several things, and they were all fairly inexpensive. The plantains were spot on, and the cream to go with them was super light. The jalapeño cheese pupusa had the...More

Thank travelingtexan23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Central American, Spanish, Salvadoran, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1015 W Houston St, Sherman, TX 75092-7313
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Sherman
  • Phone Number: +1 903-893-5552
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