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La Cocina Mexican Restaurant

3290 US Highway 1 S, Ste D, St. Augustine, FL 32086-6413
+1 904-794-1610
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (17 reviews)
“guacamole” (18 reviews)
“refried beans” (10 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
££ - £££
3290 US Highway 1 S, Ste D, St. Augustine, FL 32086-6413
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On route 1 is this Mexican Restaurant that says Authentic Mexican cuisine, and is it ever! I went here with 5 friends and we all enjoyed our meals immensely. We all had something different and we shared tastes. I had the Chile rellenos, 2 enormous...More

Thank Suzanne G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We're always hesitant about new restaurants, but I wanted a good authentic mexican cuisine for Cinco De Mayo. We tried three places and all were 45 to one hour waits. I searched on my Yelp app and found this place. 20 minute wait and we...More

Thank ChynnaTravels
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were really looking for Tex-Mex food and this seemed to be authentic Mexican food. It was very good however and the Guacamole appetizer was excellent. Very good chips and hot sauce. Glad we gave this a try.

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

As a local we eat here almost every other week. The is authentic Mexican food and we love it. They recently made some great changes - all for the better.

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I did not dine here this time but I ordered take out. I ordered the beef flautas and they were delicious. I also ordered the guacamole appetizer. They give a good portion along with a lot of chips to dip. Great food for a cheap...More

Thank kavallone
Reviewed 28 February 2017

A lovely, cozy restaurant with vibrant paintings and decor. The food is authentic Mexican, fresh, well prepared, with eye-appealing presentation and attentive service. We had chile rellenos and chicken enchiladas, both excellent. It wasn't until several days after visiting the restaurant that I realized I...More

Thank Travelingduo222
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Read all the reviews, and went based on recommendation of friend so we were expecting something special. But walked away unimpressed based on our idea of good Mexican food. Salsa too watery, and they do not do frozen margaritas?, so the margarita over ice delivered...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I was spending a relaxing day in St. Augustine and was in the mood for some Mexican food. I did some quick research the day before and decided on La Cocina. The service was very good. I received my food rather quickly and the presentation...More

Thank hanahwy
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We had been looking for a Mexican Restaurant for our usual January trip to the area and we think we've found it. They seem to have a little bit different take on most dishes. The salsa was a hit with everyone but me, I found...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here for years and have ALWAYS had a great meal and outstanding service. The Owners are very involved in the day to day operations and they take pride in their work!

Thank 04HarleyDrummer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3290 US Highway 1 S, Ste D, St. Augustine, FL 32086-6413
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-794-1610
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