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La Senorita

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1245 S Garfield Ave, Traverse City, MI 49686-5300
+1 231-947-8820
16:00 - 19:00
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119 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We had a wonderful dinner at La Senorita! The employees were friendly and helpful. The food was wonderful. The waitress' sang to my nephew for his b-day. We will be back!

Thank giggly711
Saint Charles, Missouri
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249 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Went here for dinner. The food was good, but there are better Mexican restaurants in Traverse City. Service was excellent. We got beef tacos and a burrito. $25 for 2 of us with no drinks. Mildly spicy. Happy, friendly atmosphere.

Thank Kevin S
Royal Oak, Michigan
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122 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

This is the second time we have eaten here. Last time was on vacation two years ago. This was as good as the last time. Consistant good food, good service and great margaritas!

Thank maplerun62-Steel
Golden Valley, Arizona
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We met friends there for drinks and dinner while on vacation, server was slow (and for a Saturday night July 4th weekend) the restaurant was slow maybe 10 tables. We had to ask the server 3 times for chips and salsa's that used to be at the table when waitress first came to table. Our dinners took almost 30 minutes... More 

Thank Michael C
Crown Point, Indiana
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were a group of six, (2 children). We were seated promptly. The customary chips and salsa were tasty. I got the Sizzling Fajitas. There was so much food!! It was delicious! The service was great, too.

Thank Narepa
Traverse City, Michigan
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Handy casual location with great service! Nice new menu with great selections under $10. 1/2 off alcohol happy hour with complimentary appetizers! Great value, good & service.....good times!

Thank PJSteeby
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

This family restaurant with attached bar has been in Traverse City for years dishing up Mexican food in warm and relaxing atmosphere. They don't seem to advertise it but Monday is "Chicken Wings," (as the special) day...and they are by far the best wings in town. My personal favorite are the Garlic-Pepper wings (which are quite spicy). If I'm in... More 

Thank Johnathdn
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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462 reviews
290 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Great happy hour period between 3 and 6 in the afternoon and 9 until closing this restaurant has one half off all drinks. Decent selection of tequilas. Nothing too fancy. Basic beer selection. But who doesn't like a Dos Equuis Amber when sitting at a Mexican restaurant bar at half price. Chips, salsa, and refried beans also available for free.

Thank t-bonetraveller
Charlevoix, Michigan
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

We've eaten at all of the La Senorita locations and our favorite in the newer location by the Mall, but we were near the old location on Garfield recently, so we stopped. Very disappointed. My meal (that I always order) came with a tiny spoon full of beans and tiny spoon of rice. I ask the server that brought it... More 

Thank Bob_Naismith
Traverse City, Michigan
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

Visited the Garfield Ave. location in Traverse City, MI. Inside - the building was dated, dark, and furnishings greasy, and somewhat sticky. I had to brush the crumbs off my seat before I could sit down. The service was WONDERFUL, but the food was TERRIBLE! My salad was very wilted and slimy, and tasted like the plastic it may have... More 

Thank laurie h

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 19:00
16:00 - 19:00
16:00 - 19:00
16:00 - 19:00
16:00 - 19:00
16:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1245 S Garfield Ave, Traverse City, MI 49686-5300
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-947-8820

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