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La Carreta Resturant

1336 S John B Dennis Hwy, Kingsport, TN 37660-5257
+1 423-247-4700
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cheese dip” (4 reviews)
“chimichanga” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
1336 S John B Dennis Hwy, Kingsport, TN 37660-5257
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Good food, great prices, very fast service. Courteous staff. Very quick to get in and out. Multiple locations across the tricities cities.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Very good food, cheese dip and chimichanga are excellent!!!! Margaritas are awesome as well!!! We definitely would come back.

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Pretty average on Mexican food, but the staff was very friendly and service was prompt and prices reasonable.

Thank Bkwrm
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We got a #3 and a chicken and chorizo w/cheese sauce (it starts with an S). Both were good. Our waitress was slow and they were not busy, think she was to busy socializing. Atmosphere is great, love the seats and designs.

Thank Houndstooth423
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I have been dining at LaCarreta's for many years. The chips and salsa are, by far, the best! The food is always hot, cheesy, and delicious. Fast service. Love this restaurant. My only recommendation would be to improve the check out situation. At lunch time,...More

Thank Kimik1
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

In a town quickly becoming saturated with Mexican restaurants, La Carreta on John B Dennis Highway is consistently the best Mexican food in Kingsport. Quick and friendly service, comfortable surroundings, quality ingredients always properly seasoned and prepared. Hearty portions. Full bar. Can handle couples to...More

Thank VolunteerTravel1225
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

With reviews we thought this would be great. I ordered taco salad. The hamburger had no flavor or spice in it and the chicken had consistency if can chicken. No authentic mexican flare

Thank 90Rose
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I recently enjoyed a great dinner at La Carreta while in town for work. The menu had many typical options, and everything I had was great. The waiter was very friendly and fast, and the atmosphere was bright and colorful. I would definitely go back.

Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best Mexican restaurants we've been to!! We had a burrito that was filled with ground beef, rice and re fried beans. Covered with nacho cheese sauce and fried and crumbled chorizo sausage! Yummmm! We also got a side of their guacamole and...More

Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 5 October 2016

A group of parents and kids came here after soccer tournament games in Kingsport. Everything was very laid back and we had no trouble getting a big table. Helped that it was about 6 p.m. on a Saturday night. Food was good and the prices...More

Thank mooreda22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1336 S John B Dennis Hwy, Kingsport, TN 37660-5257
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
  • Phone Number: +1 423-247-4700
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