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La Parilla

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
11639 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934-2660
+1 865-966-3001
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“chorizo” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
11639 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934-2660
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 23 October 2017

We had a BOGO coupon from Local Flavor so we stopped in for lunch on a Sunday. The restaurant is right down the road from Abuelo's so they have some big competition right nearby. We were seated right away but had to wait a while...More

Thank MtnTraveler33
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This used to be my and my husband's "go to" for Mexican food. We visited back in July and it wasn't what it used to be. The hamburger meat was bland and the taco shells were flimsy and gross. I do like the Chorizo cheese...More

Thank Jeanette G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We went here, Weds, Sept 13th and it was fairly busy. Served the usual chips and salsa, which to me, is made just right, as some places put too much cilantro in it. I had the choose 3 items combo, so I had the tostada,...More

Thank michellentn
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in an incredible location. Judging by the food and atmosphere, this is likely the only reason it is still open. The chips and salsa are fine - nothing special. The queso tastes like it comes out of a can. The carne asada...More

Thank TX_Taster
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My wife and I had lunch at La Parrilla last weekend and we both thought it was a pretty good local Mexican restaurant. The chips and salsa are very good and their menu had plenty of items to choose from. Both of our dishes were...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Visited for dinner. The chicken chimichanga and chicken fajita nachos were very good. Beer is very cold, service prompt, all together a nice evening out.

Thank titiger
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Food and service are usually good, however tonight the food was sub par and the service was also sub par. Asked for hot sauce as bottle was empty and never received it. Queso was skimmed over and cold on the enchiladas. Server was inattentive.

Thank yianni67
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We visited on the Kids eat free with adult entree purchase meal deal. The prices where excellent, the service was excellent & of course the food was excellent. The meal portions were large and filling. Everyone in our family was happy with everything, which is...More

Thank joshlawn
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I always get great service at lunch and the food is great.However I do not recommend going at dinner time or getting carry out during dinner time as the quality of service declines SIGNIFICANTLY.It will be a waste of your time and money to go...More

Thank Arabella6
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

It's hard to find Horchata but La Parilla has it. It's really sweet but tastes really good. The food was your typical Mexican food. It was good and the service was good. The salsa is very tasty compared to other places. I'll definitely be back.

Thank Aaron J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11639 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934-2660
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-966-3001
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