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La Fogata Thornton

$$ - $$$Mexican,
16600 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80023-8963
+1 303-252-5530
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“burrito” (7 reviews)
“rellano” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
16600 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80023-8963
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Eaten here several times before when we visit relatives living in the area. So we had a base of reference. This night was a significant disappointment. We had a large to-go order which was not ready until 15 minutes after expected time and two items...More

Thank Bradbhandy
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Hadn't been here in awhile so stopped for lunch on a Sunday. Got there right when they opened and the booths were already filling up. Great patio area too. We ordered a carne asada smothered burrito and the smothered crispy chili rellonos. Both were very...More

Thank Janice K
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great place for some good Mexican food. Love the La Fogata Combo and the Menudo after a night of celebration with a Tomato beer!!! I will warn you, its a little on the pricy side, but well worth it,

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I use to think this place was very, very good. I'm telling you why I changed my mind. First of all, the place was dirty and in desperate need of cleaning and repair. The first booth we were sat at ....the bench moved weirdly....while I...More

Thank Birdylover
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We had lunch at La Fogata and the lunch specials are very good and reasonable. I got the Chili Rellenos and my wife got the taco salad. She said it was average as taco salads go.

Thank Tomladtkow
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Their lunches are worth the drive to. From quesadillas to enchiladas to burritos they are all fantastic. And it's a must that you have the house margarita

Thank dblanke
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I recently visited this restaurant with a friend. I was very happy with the quality of food and the service. The waitress was very attentive and accommodating throughout our long visit. I would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Mexico-Lovers101
Reviewed 25 January 2017

My family loves La Fogata. The service is always warm and friendly, and prompt. The food is delicious. We can't get enough of the salsa, and the green chili. The menu is large and diverse. Its a well run restaurant off the beaten path.

Thank sirhiggo5
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Last night (1/14/17) we thought we would try LacFogata- big mistake.. First the visit started with the surly hostess, not only surly, but I am somewhat mobility impaired and this girl took off from the hostess station like a runner out of the starting blocks....More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 8 December 2016

i love this place because of the fresh ingredients. there are no canned sauces or prepackaged salsa or guacamole. the result is that everything tastes exceptional. the house magaritas are also not watered down. the tacos barachas and pork tacos are the best! but the...More

Thank c m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16600 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80023-8963 (Formerly La Fogata III)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Thornton
  • Phone Number: +1 303-252-5530
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