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Casa de Lara

341 State St Ste 2, Madison, WI 53703-2057
+1 608-251-7200
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good41%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
26 Aug 2017
“an extra hour of waiting for wait staff throughout course of visit”
23 Apr 2017
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
341 State St Ste 2, Madison, WI 53703-2057
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

I hope there was some uncommon problem today. There were no customers ahead of us - We waited for someone to seat us - no one came or acknowledged our presence - after 10-15 minutes we just sat at a table. After another 15-20 minutes...More

Thank Grant850
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is one of the best Mexican restaurants in the Madison area. Menu has several options to choose from. Service was excellent and or food was well cooked. There's a nice ambience and diverse crowd. We were there on a Saturday and did not have...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

I go there frequency as it is a quick and delicious lunch. The value you get for the meal is outstanding!

Thank Sundropgal
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Fast, excellent, very nice employees!!! Try the queso fundido (chicken). Looks not so good, but SO amazing!!!

Thank Hillary M
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Well worth visiting for the Raspberry Margarita's alone. Seriously refreshing & one of the best EVER! Was hot outside, thought as we headed up the stairs it would be super hot & sticky inside. Wrong, was a cool & pleasant, reminiscent of a memorable "vacation...More

Thank Khariel
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Best. Salsa. Ever. I had the enchiladas verdes, they were good but the house - made salsa was the best I've ever had

Thank Berta R
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The food was very good! I had a taco salad with ground beef. It was full of vegetables, meat, and cheese. The chips and salsa were great! The décor and furnature could see some updating, but overall the service was great and the food was...More

Thank Kimmi S
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

Medium food quality, marguerita was so sweet and looks like no tequila, good service - I was the first client in that evening.

Thank Marius R
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

The food was average quality but the space was attractive although upstairs above the State Street conviviality. The place looked great from the street but the food was not as good as the promise.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 19 June 2015

We enjoyed our mail quite a lot. The food was in our opinion authentic, compared to the poor imitation Mexican food we get at home in The Netherlands. The setting is average but they tried to make it cosy in a modern boxy building. The...More

Thank Wim W
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 341 State St Ste 2, Madison, WI 53703-2057
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-251-7200
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