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La Mexicana Tortilla Co

304 Coal Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3845
+1 505-242-2558
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
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304 Coal Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3845
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Had lunch here this past weekend with some family. Cant really tell that this place is a restaurant. It's a little hidden gem though. The food was really good. I had the combination plate. The green chili was outstanding. The chips and salsa was perfect...More

1  Thank Dwayne B
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Have come here a couple times for breakfast with the family. Kids like the pancakes, egg & really good bacon. I had the bacon breakfast burrito smothered with green chile, recommend it! This place is authentic, stop in, expect basic decor, good service and great...More

1  Thank goodgoodtimes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I'll start off by saying a positive, the service was very good. I started with chile rellenos, unfortunately these were horrible. They were soggy and had no flavor. The wonderful waitress realized I was struggling to eat them and offered to get me something else....More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Disappointed that the beef enchiladas are made using ground, not shredded beef. The chile was good - both red and green. Salsa is exceptional.

1  Thank Laura J
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

This is your typical hole in the wall Mexican food place from the outside. Don't let the outside appearance scare you away, it's clean inside. Even the bathrooms! I had the chili rellano for lunch. It's a lot of food! I had never had a...More

1  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 30 June 2015

In spite of living in/out of Albuquerque for almost 70 years, I only just discovered this little local gem. Food is authentic and delicious. The place is immaculate; that is a big plus for me. The food is fresh, fresh, fresh. Service personnel are amazingly...More

1  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

I don't usually like tamales, they're too dry for me. But these pork tamales were smothered in red sauce (nice & spicy) and were not dry. Also enjoyed they're taco salad. Good homemade guacamole and good old fashioned iceberg lettuce. None of the "weeds" found...More

1  Thank Ualcapsteve
Reviewed 20 April 2015

This morning was my third visit to this really old time Albuquerque restaurant just off downtown on Coal SW and 3rd. I ordered a take out breakfast burrito for my wife and I to share at our place in Old Town. We had the "smothered"...More

1  Thank Gilespenn
Reviewed 30 October 2013

While I hate to spoil a good secret, I am compelled to give props where they are due. And La Mexicana definitely deserves them. Incidentally, it's called "La Mexicana's Hot Tamale", and they've been open for over 30 years, way back to an original location...More

1  Thank MDawgABQ
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Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 Coal Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3845
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-242-2558
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