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La Bamba Burrito Express

2298 US 70 Hwy, Swannanoa, NC 28778-8209
+1 828-686-5957
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“tortillas” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
2298 US 70 Hwy, Swannanoa, NC 28778-8209
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband is from south Texas and said this place reminds him of home! They even have a little grocery-type store inside with Mexican sodas, treats, snacks, etc. - let’s just say his eyes lit up like a kid in a candy store looking at...More

Thank Kward01
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

This is the pork carnitas plate, with cucumber water to drink. Staff could not have been friendlier, but you bus your own table.

Thank alexfigment
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This place may not look like much, but don't be fooled!! They have very good food at reasonable prices!! We've been 3 times in the past 2 months! Will be trying more things on the menu!!

Thank Cathy F
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

this place does not look like somewhere I would normally go,but I trusted TripAdvisor reviews and was not disappointed. Had the chicken fajitas and took home enough for 2 more meals! Meat was juicy and tender, seasoned well. No frills - just good food. Will...More

Thank Beverly H
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We live in the area. Sometimes we hit this place for Taco Tuesdays, other times we just go because. I really really love their veggie burrito. I'm not vegetarian, either. But the combo of sautéed zucchini, onions, kale, feta cheese, and beans & rice is...More

Thank WNCM0m
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Just by chance, we found this Mexican restaurant on a Sunday evening, when other restaurants were closed! Absolutely the nicest staff! They went out of their way to ensure our order was what we actually wanted & explained different items on their menu! We love...More

Thank quilterlady83
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

On the way to Asheville saw off the HWY loved the authenticity of this restaurant. Amazing corn tacos, steak quesadilla and huge burritos. Loved the outside patio.

Thank Kaitlyn K
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised - unassuming strip mall location. Typical burrito line service, knock out fresh veggies with multiple meat options on burritos, tacos, tortas and salads. Quite authentic, as good if not better than anything in Asheville. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I live in Swannanoa, of the two restaurants in this town that serve Mexican/Latino food this establishment is the best. I have eaten here several times and have never had a bad meal. My favorite item on the menu, which I cannot seem to find...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 16 March 2017

you will definitely not leave hungry, the portions are generous and it is authentic Mexican food pleasant atmosphere and good service

Thank ladyrydr
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2298 US 70 Hwy, Swannanoa, NC 28778-8209
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Swannanoa
  • Phone Number: +1 828-686-5957
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