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LA Fonda Mexican Foods

££ - £££Mexican,
1831 E Baseline Rd, Tempe, AZ 85283-1501
+1 480-966-8001
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern
££ - £££
1831 E Baseline Rd, Tempe, AZ 85283-1501
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I met with some friends for dinner. I started with complimentary Chips and Salsa and also tried the hot sauce. A little spicy, but very delicious. I then ordered the Shredded Beef Tamale, and a Chimichinga, The service was very good, as well as the...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Nice little place for Mexican food, prices are fair and the food is very good. I usually stop when in the Phoenix area.

Thank William P
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Love this place great staff and food, lunch menu, all items are great room for groups, fill bare and awesome happy hour.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Go for the chips and salsa. The chips are delivered to your table, fresh and hot. They are thin and crisp. They bring you mild salsa, but, ask for the spicy salsa and mix them. We went on Monday when they have house margaritas for...More

Thank Mikeshy
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I've been visiting La Fonda's since the early 70's. My family loves this place for traditional Mexican food. It's our comfort-food establishment. Their chips are freshly cooked - crisp, hot and my husband loves their hot sauce. I'm a fan of their salsa - I...More

Thank 204nancys
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the chips and salsa. The chips were thin, crisp and warm, yum! I had the spinach enchilada and the chili relleno with green sauce. Just too much sauce that drowned everything else out. The chili was wrapped in egg, not my favorite....More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We have been to La Fonda's three times now and we have not been disappointed. We have had different combination plates each time. Portions are generous and taste very fresh. We especially like their complimentary warm chips and salsa. They have margarita specials on most...More

Thank Reagan L
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Great food, great salsa, good service. I'm in a special interest group that meets there once in a while and I would recommend.

Thank VerveTank
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We went there last night. The food was good. Chips and salsa so so as i always expect them to be great in a mexican restaurant. The margarita was terrible tasted like a mix and it probably was because theres no bar..not worth $6! Service...More

Thank Vaune P
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I went to La Fonda's on baseline Rd in Tempe for the first time. I ordered my typical standard, the chimichanga. This was very good, however before it came I almost ate the entire bowl of chips and went through two cups of salsa. The...More

Thank Jeff B
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15 May 2015|
Response from Karen N | Reviewed this property |
I really cannot answer that question; I don't believe any member of our party asked. I usually don't eat either. Sorry not to be more help.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1831 E Baseline Rd, Tempe, AZ 85283-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: +1 480-966-8001
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