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La Roca

Plutarco Elias Calles, Nogales 84010, Mexico
+52 631 312 0760
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (8 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Plutarco Elias Calles, Nogales 84010, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a full day of walking around Nogales, La Roca is a welcome destination. About a minute off the beaten path, across the tracks is a great lunch or dinner waiting for you at La Roca. The staff is professional and speak English. USD or...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Out of the way, would have never found if we didn't have a guide to get us there (and it's only a block off the main road)!. Live music by 3 guitarists and some guests got up and danced!. Cloth tablecloths! Very attentive waiters dressed...More

Thank lbtweety47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upscale restaurant mostly frequented by tourists, they have the best breakfast buffet in town, there is usually live trovador, very original decoration, the restaurant is literally embedded in a natural cave.

Thank Marcela A
Reviewed 8 November 2017

very good restaurant. been to this place many times. beautiful place. service is good and prices are reasonable.

Thank ACE H
Reviewed 13 October 2017

It was a Sunday afternoon with just a few people in the restaurant. I ate in the first dining room, which had a bar, and the band was playing. I ordered tacos with beef. It came with the usual rice and beans. The food was...More

Thank BrittB611
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I go every year when I visit my family. The Food Excellent, The Service Excellent, The Atmosphere Excellent. I recommend La Roca to anyone that visits Nogales, Try the Sunday Brunch it's such a great combination of true Mexican Food

Thank Alphonso B
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Food was good, nice place in the side of the mountain, but just not the feel of Mexico. Prices are a little high for food, but the atmosphere makes up for it.

Thank Dinno
Reviewed 24 July 2017

There's not much left in Nogales that is charming. But La Roca is charm on steroids. It's in a lovely building which houses a dining room and other eating nooks and crannies as you wander through the building back to the bar. After we ate...More

Thank Brinkleybuddy
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Ninety miles down the road from Tucson is the Mexican city of Nogales. Parking is $4, the walk across the border takes five minutes. Stop at the Duty Free shop before you enter Mexico- the Don Julio is only $15 per fifth. The easiest border...More

2  Thank Richard L H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It has been a number of years crossing the border to Nogales. However, such a crossing would not be complete without a lunch at La Roca. Friends from Mesa made the trip with us and after some obligatory shopping we ventured to this gem of...More

Thank Gregory J
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Judi G
9 January 2017|
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Response from retingv | Reviewed this property |
I dont recall an elevator but I think La Roca has a US phone you can call.
15 February 2016|
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Response from DesertBoomers | Reviewed this property |
And .... they do have a web site listing their summer / winter hours. As Kevin K said, they are open 7 days each week though hours are different depending on the day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plutarco Elias Calles, Nogales 84010, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Sonora  >  Nogales
  • Phone Number: +52 631 312 0760
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