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La Comida

954 Mangrove Ave, Chico, CA 95926-3983
+1 530-345-2254
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
14 Mar 2017
“A Local Favorite”
22 Feb 2017
“Best low cost Mexican food”
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
954 Mangrove Ave, Chico, CA 95926-3983
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

This has been around for 50 years in the same location and family owned. Really low cost Mexican food but very tasty. This is a high turn over sort of place. Meaning you get in and get out relatively quick. Decent menu and I don't...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We used to take our family to La Comida after church on Sunday, but unfortunately they are now closed on Sunday. We now go whenever we want to get a reasonably priced Mexican meal quickly. The crew is efficient and the food is tasty and...More

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 25 July 2016

One of the first restaurants we went to when we moved to Chico 35 years ago and we visit regularly! Super good for what it is!

1  Thank pecsherr1
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Great food Great Price and the staff was polite and fast.We will return....Neat and clean, free chips at your table while you wait. Tons of parking no problems..Kids friendly a must for a family on a budget..Or take out fast service 😄😄😄A must😄

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We used to eat at La Comida in Redding, CA when we passed through town,and were sorry when it closed. Then last weekend we were in Chico and discovered that this was actually the original location. It's nothing fancy, but it's the perfect place for...More

Thank Kathleen F
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

La Comida is great for two things. 1. The prices. 2. The colon cleaning that follows. Husband and I went to La Comida last night for dinner. Both ate the chips and salsa, which tasted weird. I had the pork tostada with beans. My Husband...More

Thank Esther W
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

I used to eat here when I was little and cannot wait to go back this summer! This is the best Mexican restaurant I have ever eaten at, By far.

Thank Ellie H
Reviewed 21 December 2015

La Comida is a Chico Icon! Big portions at low price. The menu is pretty much Americanized Mexican Food, but what the heck. Locals have been patronizing the restaurant for years.

Thank enkidog
Reviewed 28 November 2015

I like Taco Tuesday, one buck a taco. Super burritos are super and people just love their tostados . What make its is you sit down after ordering to a big baskets of chips and fresh squirt it yourself salsa. Fast food, cheap and eatable...More

Thank ManOfC0nstantS0rr0w
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Still the best bean you can buy for the dollar. Consistently good for 25 years or more. Always great! Always a fun experience. It has been my favorite since before my college days.

Thank Ed258536
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 954 Mangrove Ave, Chico, CA 95926-3983
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
  • Phone Number: +1 530-345-2254
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