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La Calaca Feliz

2321 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2515
+1 215-787-9930
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“fish tacos” (13 reviews)
“guacamole” (19 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2321 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2515
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 12 March 2018

My son picked this restaurant for his 21 birthday dinner, he made a reservation for the six of us. On arriving my first impression was it seemed like the kind of place to have drinks and appetizers at. However he picked it not me. Our...More

Thank dshoegirl1
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We stuck out towards the art museum in sub-zero weather and wanted brunch-- we saw this off the main road and ducked in. We had no idea how great it would be. The nachos de la casa were the best ever, with corn and cheese...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

La Calaca is our go-to place for Mexican food. We thought we wouldn’t find any decent Mexican when we moved here from California but La Calaca surprised us. Brunch is a must, the Huevos Benedicto are awesome!

Thank HammerNJ
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I wouldn't classify the cuisine as what you would find in Mexico since it caters to US tastes, but it has very tasty options. The chips are amazing, definitely not enough of them in one serving for two people! The dishes are decent-sized and there...More

Thank aquistbe
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

It's a neighborhood gem! The best food mexican around and would highly recomm,x z Nm cnjk*n,l kn mb ll

Thank stargazer1119
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We were here on a Sunday. Brunch menu was very nice. I had the fish tacos which were excellent! Good service also. Highly recommend!

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Happy Hour bar menu has Carnitas on it n they were excellent!. I have an issue with tilapia on fish taco so I passed. My wife enjoyed her margarita.

Thank capferat
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I didn't know that there was a patio and when i got there we realized that the place is better than we thought.nice spot just around the corner.we'll visit it again for sure.nice tacos and drinks

Thank jasminaki
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Tacos and a free beer on Tuesdays are a great deal. We sat in the lovely outdoor seating area with trees and lights strung across the courtyard, creating a festive atmosphere. Choices were either the special tacos (foie gras) or the Baja fish tacos with...More

Thank dreamgenie
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I love love La Calaca. The plates are small and perfect and delicious. The tacos have great flavor and the chips, salsa and gauc are a must!

Thank klj913
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2321 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2515
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-787-9930
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