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South Leavenworth

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
913 Front St, Leavenworth, WA 98826-1482
+1 509-888-4328
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (58 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (37 reviews)
“tacos” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
913 Front St, Leavenworth, WA 98826-1482
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Came in on Saturday night at a time the restaurant was not busy and got seated immediately. It took over 15 minutes for the server to come get drink/food order. She was neither friendly nor polite and didn't even make eye contact. The food came...More

Thank appyrae
Price G, Owner at South Leavenworth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Attentive and friendly service is what we aim for, so I'm disappointed we dropped the ball during your visit. It really isn't typical for the team to not check in as you described, so I appreciate you bringing it to my attention. As for our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for the night in Leavenworth to see the holiday lights. Ordered dinner and meal was quickly delivered fresh and tasty. I order the Puebla Enchilada and companion ordered tomatillo tacos. Sauce, meat, corn tortillas, rice and beans were very good. Restaurant crowded but service...More

Thank Tiztaz
Price G, Owner at South Leavenworth, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're thrilled your enchilada and tacos were just as beautiful as the holiday decorations, Tiztaz! It's awesome your service was on point even in the midst of the hustle and bustle, too. Looking forward to welcoming you back in for a meal next time you're...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an excellent meal here. The pepper appetizer was surprisingly mild and delicious! The food was perfectly prepared and loaded with flavor. The service was great too. You may want to make reservations, it is popular.More

Thank The_Kraken777
Price G, Owner at South Leavenworth, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

This just made my day! The fact that your meal was so perfectly prepared is truly wonderful, and I'm just as happy to see that your service was so great as well. Thanks so much for all the very kind words -- we can't wait...More

A TripAdvisor Member
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I Stopped by Leavenworth for Lunch and shopping on the way to Wenatchee. The Christmas lights are up and it's looking very festive! They have many great shops and eateries!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Price G, Owner at South Leavenworth, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm so glad to see that you had a great time! There's definitely a lot to enjoy here, and I hope we're able to welcome you back again sometime soon. -Price, Owner

Reviewed 10 November 2017

It was not on my radar to eat Latin American food when visiting Leavenworth but I am so glad we did! We were a group of four and all had delicious entrees, plus the chips and salsa sampler for an appetizer. Can't recommend enough!

Thank Joelle W
Price G, Owner at South Leavenworth, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Wow - thank you so much, Joelle! I'm truly honored to know that we've earned your recommendation, and we can't wait to welcome you all back again someday for more great times! All the best, Price, Owner

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Located in the heart of downtown this restaurant has good mexican with great salad and healthier options. They also have the traditional enchiladas and more. The guacamole was very good and served with fresh chips and the service was prompt and effecient. Tip: If the...More

Price G, Owner at South Leavenworth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

So cool to hear that you enjoyed your guacamole as well as the healthier options on our menu. I hope we'll get to serve you another meal out on our patio soon! Until then, Price, Owner

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This is different from the typical Mexican style restaurant you see in every city across the country. South restaurant is fresh, clean, modern, upscale like none other. It’s attractive and new. The tortilla soup was awesome and the house margarita was excellent. They can upgrade...More

Thank Craig B
Price G, Owner at South Leavenworth, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

We work hard to make sure our guests leave totally satisfied, so we really appreciate the kind words, Craig. Hope we'll be seeing you back for another margarita sometime soon! All the best, Price, Owner

Reviewed 19 October 2017

It might be counterintuitive to eat Hispanic cuisine in a faux Bavarian town but South defies expectations. Take it from this southern-California raised woman who lived in Guadalajara, Mexico for two years, the food at South is delicious! My fav ~ the chicken enchiladas topped...More

Thank Gail B
Price G, Owner at South Leavenworth, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Gail, as a SoCal transplant, I'm pleased our latin cuisine surpasses your expectations and you left SOUTH happy and satisfied! Great choice on ordering the chicken enchiladas, and we can't forget about the tasty margaritas -- those are quite a fan favorite. I'm looking forward...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Recently we visited Leavenworth, Washington. Having visited here several times in the past because my father resided in nearby Wenatchee. Leavenworth is a Bavarian themed town which is a unique and very enjoyable place to visit. Especially for their annual Fall Festival or Oktoberfest. The...More

Thank Brent I
Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

We've gotta say, Brent, you describe our little town so well it's almost like you live here! So, as an honorary Leavenworth citizen, we invite you back for a meal anytime -- during festival season or any season. See ya then! Cheers, Price, Owner

Reviewed 26 September 2017

Indulged in the chips & dip sampler & a mango margarita while waiting for our entrees. The combo of flour & corn tortilla chips were light & fresh, served with a trio of guacamole, warm black bean dip & a warm poblano dip - easily...More

Thank olysupermom
Management response:Responded 28 September 2017

I'm happy to hear everything was delicious, and indulging in an appetizer was a great choice! Fresh and filling food makes for the perfect duo, and I'm glad you agree. Thanks for stopping by, and I'd love to have you back. All the best, Price,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 913 Front St, Leavenworth, WA 98826-1482
    (9th Street)
  • Public Transportation: The trolley stops in front of SOUTH and the Link bus stop is about 300 feet away.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Leavenworth
  • Phone Number: +1 509-888-4328
  • E-mail
Located in picturesque Leavenworth, Washington, SOUTH celebrates the traditions of Latin dishes and drinks from Mexico, Peru, Cuba, Brazil, Argentina and more. In our rustic space, we modernize the delicious food of open-air markets, beachside palapas and taquerias. From Michoacán carnitas to Brazilian caipirinhas, our dishes and drinks will transport you to their countries of origin. Drop by, have a bite and travel the world with us.
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