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La Fiesta

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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780 Commercial St, Elko, NV 89801-3858
+1 775-738-1622
11:00 - 09:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 09:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Challis, Idaho
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat her several times a month. The food is great, portions are huge and waitstaff is great too. I read a couple of reviews about the female waitress and I was surprised. She is quiet but she is kind and efficient. I haven't found a waiter or waitress there that isn't great. Treat yourself....have lunch or dinner here.

Thank dlleayon
Ketchikan, Alaska
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59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the reviews had me a little worried as there were a few who thought it was more TexMex than authentic, but I figured "what the heck". I was not disappointed. The first tipoff that this might be good was the cabbage salsa(along with a tomato one) served with the chips. When I checked out the menu, I saw... More 

Thank 836chris
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I had one of the combinations. It was well made and plenty of it. It is not traditional Mexican fare, more Tex Mex. ( way to much cheese for traditional) The food was delicious, however. Service was good and the restaurant clean.

Thank Mark672
Kearns, Utah
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76 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

From the outside this looks more like it should be an old hardware store or something but great food is awaiting inside. This is a busy restaurant filled with locals. The service was running but attentive and the atmosphere was warm and inviting. We'll definitely stop back if our adventures ever take us this way again.

Thank snsadventures
Saint Louis, Missouri
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Not right on the main drag, but we'll worth it. Immediate seating and served with chips and two types of salsa. Large portions even if you choose a small. Restaurant is clean, staff is cheerful, and food very tasty. $27.00 for both of us including two margaritas. No smoking going on here.

Thank Ken3h
Philomath, Oregon
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109 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Super busy on a Saturday night and the staff was hustling. Food came out quick, large menu variety, good chicken mole and my husband had an enchilada. Chips, salsa and cabbage slaw before the meal was good. Easy stop on our way through.

Thank Cobyn
Elko, Nevada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We have eaten many times at La Fiesta because the food has always been well-prepared, the service polite, and the atmosphere very friendly. Great food at a great price, with lots of menu items to choose from.

Thank Tammy D
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The free chips and salsa also came with some sort of cabbage salad which was really good. The food is pretty inexpensive and portions are a pretty good size. I recommend the chicken chimichanga small combination.

Thank Shauna D
Minden, NV
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500 reviews
328 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Admittedly, the front of the restaurant is unimpressive, in fact we were actually slightly disturbed by the 5 or 6 homeless individuals napping in the park across the street from the restaurant. That being said, we had a good meal. Service was quick and friendly. Chicken Mole was outstanding, while my husband declared his combo plate as good. Vacant seats... More 

Thank Sharron G
Trabuco Canyon, California
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578 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

The food was good and well priced and service was prompt. It seems like a local place where many people knew each other. Lots of parking.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Commercial St, Elko, NV 89801-3858
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Elko
  • Phone Number: +1 775-738-1622

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