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2801 Cherokee St, Saint Louis, MO 63118-3015
+1 314-776-4223
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Elmhurst, Illinois
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

La Vallesana provides an eye-pleasing setting amidst a host of competing taquerias on Cherokee street. There is plenty of seating between two rooms and patio seating outside. The piña colada is served in a fresh pineapple and I can't say I've had a better one anywhere else! The margaritas are made stiff, consider yourself warned. It was my fiancée's "cumpleaños."... More 

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Thank TheScepticalScholar
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67 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant on a great Saturday evening and were blown away by the ambiance. We sat under their outside gazebo and thoroughly enjoyed the food and drink!! The menu is simple but very good. The fish tacos were the biggest hit....but I ordered the tilapia burrito and our friend had the spicy quesadilla. All of... More 

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Thank TimG1754
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81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

This Taco joint felt right at home in this sparse bit of Cherokee St, where we were told to venture for some trending galleries and boutique shops, but we may have been a little ahead of the curve. We decided we might be better off going to Delmar Loop, but not before patronizing this place for lunch. Everything we reasonably... More 

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Ellisville, Missouri
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The chicken torta is my all time favorite sandwich. The spicy shrimp torta is also great. You have to try the Popsicles for dessert. The pecan Popsicle and the strawberries and cream Popsicle are my favorites.

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Thank kcfanmdl
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I wish there was a way I could give this Restaurant, if that is what you want to call it, a negative star. With that being said, I about two years ago I walked into this restaurant for the first time. The atmosphere was nice and friendly. The service was great and even fast!! My boyfriend and I would go... More 

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Thank Heather P
Wentzville, Missouri
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We asked about how the margaritas were made. She said the house margarita was made with patron tequila. We ordered a small to start with, then we ordered a medium. The medium came in a nicer glass, but both were exactly the same ounces. We did a pit with water to confirm. The bartender came out and confirmed that they... More 

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Thank curtpk
Chesterfield, Missouri
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345 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

I cannot recall a Mexican Restaurant, North of San Antonio (lived there for 7 years) that I enjoyed dining as much as tonight. It just does not get any better than this, the service, the flavors, the portions and the price. The food was in a word wonderful. Their bar menu is wonderful, beside the usual drinks, they have one... More 

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Thank Stu K
Nashville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

They have the LARGEST, and best tasting, Cuban Sandwich I have ever had - I stop here every single time I am in town!! Quick and easy to stop in for lunch!

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Thank juleswells
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

First off let me say I'm not a huge Mexican type food eater. This food was very good and seems like it's true authentic Mexican food. This isn't Taco Bell folks. The wait staff was very good and the food was served fast.

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Thank Douglas_STL
Southern US
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Had tacos al pastor and carne asada here. Both were great, especially the al pastor. Nice big chunks of pineapple in with the marinated pork. I also had an horchata, which eased the burn from the delicious salsa verde. My friends got tortas al pastor or tortas carnitas. They also loved their food. This place serves great authentic Mexican food.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Cherokee St, Saint Louis, MO 63118-3015
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-776-4223

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