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La Fonda Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1900 N 2nd St, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-4207
+1 928-779-0296
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sopapillas” (32 reviews)
“tacos” (27 reviews)
“chunky salsa” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1900 N 2nd St, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-4207
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eat at La Fonda every time I am in Flagstaff. The best Mexican food in Arizona. Can't go wrong. Love the chips and salsa too.

Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Being from San Diego I have big expectations when it comes to Mexican food. Menu did not include typical Mexican restaurant favorites such as chile verde, chile colorado, carnitas platter, carne asada platter, fish tacos etc. Lots of different burritos, enchiladas and such. House Margarita...More

Thank Asiseeit38
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food is always good, prices continue to go up. They no longer charge you for the chips separately. Sometimes it is very busy and have to wait.. No Mexican in site or cooking, but food is good

Thank JID49
Reviewed 30 July 2017

If you are looking for atmosphere, you are looking in the wrong restaurant. This is clearly a busy restaurant and has been there a long time. We opted to order take out, as there is basically nowhere to wait, no bar - per se, very...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

For fifty years La Fonda has been a local favorite so on this trip to Flagstaff we decided to give it a try. It's defiantly old school in decor and more importantly, service. It's fast and friendly and our orders were taken quickly. My wife...More

Thank davefoshee
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I had fond memories of this place from 40 years ago. Firemen had recommended it then. It was frequented by firefighters this day as well. We were seated immediately and chose the lunch special. It includes a drink and sopapilla for dessert. My taquito and...More

1  Thank sun1967flower
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I can say without hesitation that the bowl of red chile at La Fonda is the best I've ever had. It's so good I am completely unable to ever order anything else. I will warn you, however, if you don't like hot (spicy) food, stay...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Excellent service and food; our waiter was very attentive without intruding, the busser was courteous and available, the portions of food were large, and the sopapillas served automatically were the perfect finishing touch!

Thank nn54
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I reviewed La Fonda in December 2017 when they just did away with their complimentary chips. I've been back since then and am glad to see that they are once again serving complimentary chips! It doesn't sound like a big deal but it is to...More

2  Thank Rawbean23
Reviewed 6 June 2017

La Fonda is ALWAYS busy. I try to get there early so I don't have to wait so long. I like the atmosphere and of course, the specials. I have never had bad food there.

Thank Susan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 N 2nd St, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-4207
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-779-0296
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