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La Fonda El Taquito

800 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2339
+1 816-471-1675
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chicken soup” (4 reviews)
“carnitas” (2 reviews)
“fried tacos” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
800 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2339
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Our favorite Mexican eatery in Kansas City. The food is always very good to excellent. The enchiladas and burritos are superior. The rice and beans are great. This restaurant has been here for many years because of consistent quality of food and service. The food...More

Thank donbooksmusic
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We loved the atmosphere. The chips are delicious. Hot and mild salsa offered. The large chicken soup is enormous, more than enough for two. The fried beef tacos are very good, not too heavy. The ala carte burrito is large enough for one. Courteous staff...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Hands down, this place has the best carnitas and tacos!!! Try them both and you will be more than pleased. They have the most flavoful beans. Props to the chef here! While the restaurant itself could use some updating, you'll go home full with real,...More

Thank YumKC
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I love La Fonda. I think the food here is always good and authentic. The fried tacos are outstanding, the burritos are delicious and pretty big, and the chicken soup is to die for if you have a cold. The service is always quick and...More

Thank rlbucci
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is a family owned and operated Mexican restaurant, and the food is very good and tasty. We also love the chips and salsa here. My wife loves their burritos and I love their enchiladas. The family operates this restaurant with pride, and it shines...More

Thank LeBonCatulus
Reviewed 21 July 2016

My wife and I have been coming to la Fonda for 24 years. I have developed a relationship with the owner and his family, the staff and the best cook of authentic Mexican food in the city. The restaurant lies in the Mexican area of...More

Thank epirotiki
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Their little fried tacos are fantastic. Their enchiladas are also top notch. Chips and salsa are not free (a bit of a bummer). This is not a fancy place. It is more of a little family run dive. We have been going here for years....More

1  Thank Andilyn75
Reviewed 10 February 2016

The food is awesome and the owners (family) treat you like family, my family loves this place! We have taken friends, business associates, had them cater food and had events there. Just a wonderful experience.

Thank Johnny2662
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for authentic Mexican food, look no further! Amazing food and extremely reasonable prices. A lot of food for a fraction of what you'd pay elsewhere.

Thank Cara C
Reviewed 23 December 2015

We are Mexican food fans, so we try a lot of Mexican restaurants. Most of the time, we end up comparing everything to LaFonda El Taquito, our favorite Southwest Blvd restaurant. The food is always tasty and consistent. The pork chili is amazing and memorable,...More

Thank Maryfrances W
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2339
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-471-1675
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