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Las Margaritas

££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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4405 Northwest 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32606
+1 352-374-6699
10:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 20:30
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:30
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Eastern Sierra, CA
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249 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Our family party of 12+ enjoyed our dinner in this colorful space. My wife was pleased that the mariachi band knew an old song and played it well. Service was friendly and the happy hour was appreciated. Although the restaurant was full when we arrived the crowd thinned out after happy hour. Pescado Jalisco and the carne asada were very... More 

Thank terere2
Jacksonville, Florida
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

My wife and I were just leaving Gainesville after a brief visit and were looking for a place to have a late lunch on our way out of town. We pulled into Las Margaritas with no knowledge of the menu, prices, or anything. The timing was good as we were just in time to be able to choose from the... More 

Thank Ed A
Indian Springs, Alabama
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152 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had lunch here recently and were pleasantly surprised. We were promptly seated and enjoyed the bright, festive, colorful decor. The service was excellent and attentive. The chips were not at all greasy- warm and crisp, and the salsa was very mild (too bad for me). We had chimachangas and flautas with rice and beans, both of which were delicious.... More 

Thank joe s
gainesville, United States
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Birthday dinner at Las Margaritas. Despite a large Saturday night crowd, we (party of two) got in quickly, had chips and salsa right away, house margaritas 2 for $6, and our fajitas for two within 20 minutes after ordering. I will not try to grade the food according to my Colorado and New Mexico standards but the portions were yuge... More 

Thank Edmund Alexande... K
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Staff is always nice, food is always fast and great, and price is right. I come here often and have never been disappointed. They can handle large groups with some advance notice. They serve several drinks for all tastes.

Thank Mark H
Gainesville, Florida
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Very festive décor (would look good in a whimsy backyard garden) Excellent Quesadillas. Plenty of food, and condiments. Owner even stopped by, very personable. Mango Daiquri was so good

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185 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

On 39th Avenue with limited parking. Most employees are Mexican descent and know the food. This is in my opinion Gainesville's best Mexican restaurant. Great marguerites (order from the top shelf selection).

Thank JHudsonGainesville
Lawrenceville, Georgia
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110 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Slow night, so the immature staff (other than the servers) spent 95% of their time clustered in a group of 5-6 over their cellphones at the front of the restaurant. Our server was good. Everything about the food was VERY good, except for a major deal-breaker: literally every dish we ordered was horribly salty. We are people who normally find... More 

Thank dimojam
Lake City, Florida
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

I ate here last Thursday and was really disappointed. The service was poor and it took 30 minutes for the food to be served after I ordered and then the food was luke warm as if it had sat for 15-20 minutes. I have eaten here several times and it seems to get worse every time we go. Probably will... More 

Thank sajones071
Jacksonville, Florida
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Our kids were visiting their friends and a cousin from UF and we decided to join them there at this restaurant. I was impressed by the layout and the decor. There were lot of choices, some familiar and some not so much. I like the pick 2 or 3 choices as a combo. I decided to go with the "... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4405 Northwest 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-374-6699

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?