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La Cocina Mexican Restaurant

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1239 S Fith Ave, Mebane, NC 27302
+1 919-563-4500
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Today
11:00 - 23:00
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

I ate here with my family hoping for some good authentic Mexican food. We were seated quickly, and the server was nice, although too quiet to understand well. The place was pretty busy, so I was excited to try it out. I ordered a tamale, burrito, and enchilada combo with an horchata to drink. My girlfriend ordered a combo with... More 

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Thank Ryan G
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

I was not particularly impressed with the food here (I had the Fish Tacos), but judging by how busy it was on a Tuesday evening I must be in a minority.

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Thank Mark A
Tampa FL
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This is the first time I have been to the new location. Very impressive, larger, fresher and cleaner! Quick sit down and the same fast service, perfect for a fast lunch. They have a ton of special lunches for $6.50, very good value. While it is quick, it is unfortunately a bit bland, not very spicy. I had the Chili... More 

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Thank TampaRick
Deming, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We celebrated a birthday with friends. First time to visit and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the dishes and attentiveness of the staff. We didn't wait for service or seating yet it was busy. Would definitely return when in the area.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Used to be the best Mexican food in town - but no more. The food came out too quickly indicating to me that things are prepared ahead of time. Chicken quesadilla had zero flavor, and I mean Zero flavor.

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Thank pinkgal47
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

La Cocina is dependable, but honestly, not our favorite Mexican restaurant in Mebane (or Hillsborough). Very good service, though.

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Thank Chris E
Haw River, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Went on Saturday tea time and yet again the food was great. We has the quesadilla they were really nice. The staff are always polite and nothing is too much trouble..

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Thank Pamfergy
Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

This is one of the few restaurants open after 9pm in Mebane, NC. Service was good. A large menu that included specialties of the house, appetizers, and a la carte.

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Haw River, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Went tonight for my husbands birthday. The food and service was great. Not too expensive either... The large beers are very large so be warned. Their seafood is really nice.

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Thank Pamfergy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

First time eating at the Mebane location was good. Food was just as good as all the other LA Cocina restaurants in the area. Service was awesome! Would definitely go back!

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Thank Tim B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1239 S Fith Ave, Mebane, NC 27302
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mebane
  • Phone Number: +1 919-563-4500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?