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La Parrilla Mexican Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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7386 Harbour Towne Pkwy, Suffolk, VA 23435-3463
+1 757-394-1400
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

This is the best mexican food in Suffolk hands down. We eat here at least once or twice a week. The service is fast and consistently good. Good salsa and chips and delicious cheese dip.

Thank meaganka01
Hampton, Virginia
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61 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

After reading other reviews, maybe it depends on what day of the week you visit. My wife liked her chimichanga but my tacos and a tamale both tasted like spaghetti sauce. The service was good. The atmosphere and prices average. There are better places to eat in the area.

Thank rca2011
Yorktown, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Chimichanga was extremely tasty and well prepared; they were accompanied by terrific refried beans, saffron rice with Mexican farmers cheese.Also had Chili Reillenos that was quite well prepared. Service was prompt and very attentive. RECOMMEND

Thank Rsnic
Chesapeake, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

My wife and I had dinner at La Parrilla in Suffolk, after a movie on Saturday night. I ordered the California Fish Tacos, and my wife ordered a fajita quesadilla. I decided to try something new, as every other time I've eaten at La Parrilla, I have ordered the chimichanga. The fish tacos were not very good, not much flavor... More 

Thank Hiistory-Buff
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We had a rehearsal dinner here. The food was OK for me (fajita texana) but absolutely terrible for my wife (an overcooked, cardboard steak - really difficult to mess it up that bad, but even worse to decide to serve it like that). Maybe our large group had overwhelmed the chef. I'm not excited about the location - overlooking a... More 

Thank Willem K
Suffolk, Virginia
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140 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We have been coming to this restaurant since it opened and in the last two visits we have been extremely disappointed in the quality and especially the taste of the food. Today we had a taco salad and mixed fajitas. The taco salad had an off taste and liquid in the bottom of the shell. The mixed Fajitas were presented... More 

Thank John S
Portsmouth, Virginia
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here quite a few times for both lunch and dinner. I would recommend . They serve you quickly and the portions are more than enough for even a hearty appetite.

Thank dekedog
Tampa, Florida
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Ordered the Carnitas and they were very good. Huge portions, very attentive service. My drink was never empty and the chips and salsa were always full. Winner

Thank Angel S
Chesterfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

The food here is tremendous! Flavors explode in your mouth with every bite. The service was perfect. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Michael N
Norfolk, Virginia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

My vegetarian fajita was grossly over cooked. Told the waiter and he did not say sorry or offer to bring out another serving. He did not care. Not happy with my visit like was in the past. This will prevent me from recommending this place to others for the lack of consistency. Quite unfortunate.

Thank bonniegrace

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7386 Harbour Towne Pkwy, Suffolk, VA 23435-3463
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Suffolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-394-1400

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