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LA Cocina Mexican Restaurant

979 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-4223
+1 801-363-9466
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
23 Mar 2016
“Good if you like Cafeteria Mexican”
24 Aug 2014
“Good Mexican Food”
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979 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-4223
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

We had high hopes for this place. It always looked busy and we are huge Mexican food lovers. This place was very disappointing. The only good thing I can honestly say is they were fast, but once we tasted the food we realized why. It...More

Thank Tami E
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We come from WA which is better know for seafood than Mexican food. We did take out from here and were greatly surprised when we ate it. Everything was fresh, great flavors, the sauces were not watery; wow this is the way Mexican Food should...More

Thank 3ETravelers
Reviewed 18 October 2013

This place is just great. It's tough to find good Mexican food in SLC ( we are from PHX so we are picky in this area). The food here is very good and the service is quite friendly. Whenever we ask our son where he...More

Reviewed 9 June 2013

We found this Mexican restaurant by accident and were so glad we did. The food is plentiful, good, and the staff is friendly and attentive. All this while they were going nuts with customers everywhere! My only complaint would be that they have a very...More

Thank Tonto7
Reviewed 7 September 2012

I've actually eaten at the one off of Ft. Union and 2300 East but the menu is the same. Great food at a decent price. I had chili verde burrito, chili relleno, tamale, rice and beans for $8.95. I wound up taking half of it...More

Thank kj7hz
Reviewed 4 July 2012

This place rocks! Not much in the way of atmosphere, but attentive and friendly service and huge portions of truly good Mexican food. Seemingly no one leaves without a go-box, and this time we wised up and shared one platter of carnitas enchiladas. OMG are...More

Thank UTManAmI
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 979 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-4223
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-363-9466
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