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La Carreta

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
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949 E Lincoln Ln, Gardner, KS 66030-3701
+1 913-884-7098
11:00 - 22:00
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kansas city
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best food and relaxing atmosphere. Great place to have family get together or meet friends for a meal.

Thank bkc53
Gardner, Kansas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We've been going to La Carretta since it opened a few years ago. The quality hasn't changed since day one. The service is prompt, the food is excellent and the atmosphere is great.

Thank Robert M
St. Petersburg, Florida
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch. Good menu Bubba starling table Solid lunch menu Good chips/salsa. Can't wait to try more on the menu

Thank Arndtwelucky
Gardner, Kansas
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Food was average that you can get anywhere. The chips they give you are pretty good and fresh. Taste of food tasted like any other mexican food I have had

Thank num1chiefsfan
Spring Hill, Kansas
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I pick food up to go home but we are always greeted with smiles and happy faces.... Great drinks at the bar.

Thank srooney24
Crossville, Tennessee
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5 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

In Gardner, KS, you will find a great Mexican restaurant, La Carreta's which will satisfy your Mexican food taste buds. Great service by attentive servers in a very friendly atmosphere goes great with their menu which has specials that you will enjoy.

Thank Sonnie831
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69 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I meets friends here for dinner. We have 2 Mexican restaurants in town but I think La Carreta is the best. The service is always great, the food is tasty and reasonably priced for families. The Margaritas are killer good too lol ! They have specials every day for both lunch and dinner so you can't go... More 

Thank Glock A
Gardner, Kansas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

My wife and I have been going to La Carreta since they opened. We go at least once per month and neither one of us has ever had a complaint. Very good food, excellent friendly service. Francisco is the best!!

Thank Dave F
Gardner, Kansas
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

La Carreta serves great Mexican food at a very reasonable price. The staff is wonderful and you can count on seeing the familiar faces serving you time after time which I appreciate. I love their salsa; it is flavorful but not too spicy to eat and enjoy. Their house cheese dip is a favorite with our family. They have a... More 

Thank IHave5
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2016

In and out for lunch in under an hour! Love the fact that the owners and servers remember our faces!

Thank Michelle M. B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 949 E Lincoln Ln, Gardner, KS 66030-3701
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Gardner
  • Phone Number: +1 913-884-7098

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?