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La Bamba Mexican and Spanish Restaurant

) #78 of 1,035 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
4245 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-5532
+1 954-568-5662
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (31 reviews)
“pollo” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4245 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-5532
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't been to La Bamba for years.I went for lunch and was pleasantly surprised to see it quite busy. My server, Gustavo was great. I was in a hurry and he made sure that my needs were met . I got chicken chimichanga in...More

Thank shabali14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They give you a big plate of food, I like to mix the hot salsa with the mild one and pour it over everything.

Thank S5050PNanonymous
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently had dinner with my children here. Great service. Great food. They kept our table with chips and salsa (free). Our waiter was prompt and attentive. We had the chimichanga, really tasty!! Would definitely return

Thank Tdmoor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our regular place was closed so this was in the same plaza and we gave it a try. Now this is our new favorite place! Food was good, service was excellent and the decor was lovely.

Thank Asherah M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

im so full eat like crazy every time i came here , the food and service is the best and the margaritas wow got drunk, i order my food they confuse then the waiter changer again she very professional we will be back soon ,,,,

Thank vinnybrazil23
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Monday night and a full house of locals having dinner. Didnt see any young children, but I'm sure they are welcome. Dark interior with colorful paintings on the walls. Tables and floor were clean. Bar appears to serve beer and daquirie. Chips and salsa complimentary....More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I have been to all of the La Bamba's. great food and staff. Love the fish dishes. Sangria is great as well as the chips and salsa.

Thank DocNate1960
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Margarita night is awesome on Mondays and they are half price. Great selection of Mexican, Tex-Mex and Spaniard food.

Thank Mordechai G
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I enjoy this restaurant. Food is consistently excellent. The portions are large. The service is good. Gets quite crowded here and also noisy. I adore the fajitas. Certainly worth the trip here. Prices are reasonable. Never leave here unsatisfied. Unfortunately, the sangrias and margaritas have...More

Thank TheShane222
Reviewed 12 April 2017

La Bamba never lets us down. This is one of our go-to places for a great meal. The salsa is exceptional, margaritas are great, service is always top-notch. Check it out if you are in the mood for something good.

Thank Derek S
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when will your location in the Harbor Shops open and do you provide a "locals" discount?
2 August 2016|
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Response from LaBambas | Property representative |
We are now open, please come to our grand opening on Thursday August 25th-2016 4-10 PM we will have discount cards there Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4245 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-5532
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-568-5662
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Voted best mexican and spanish restaurant, family atmosphere , lunch specials, happy hour an margarita night on Mondays. Open 7 days a week.
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