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La Parilla

2467 Jefferson Rd, Athens, GA 30607-1202
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“fish tacos” (4 reviews)
“free chips” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
2467 Jefferson Rd, Athens, GA 30607-1202
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Reviewed today via mobile

This unassuming little strip mall eatery is a hidden gem of a restaurant for the whole family. Tasty food, nice staff, fast service and all at a reasonable price. Booths for two and tables for 20. Highchairs and a bar. Something for everybody!

Thank 472bene
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Great place to come with a group or even a family! The staff is friendly and accommodating when we need to split the checks. The food is very good!

Thank PartyOf6Raiders
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Not only is the food excellent, but the price is right, the nacho chips and salsa are delicious and generous, and the people there are so nice! I have visited about 20 times and never had a bad experience. Fish tacos on Fridays are the...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

1st visit here and I asked our server for a recommendation on food that was more authentic than the usual "Americanized" combo platters. She suggested the Mexican tacos with fried pork (carnitas). Absolutely delicious, very authentic, and only $2.10 each! My lovely date had the...More

Thank Greg J
Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

Great service and turnaround for a lunch meeting. Lunch menu has great variety. Quick, hot service. Chunky guacamole was amazing. Fish tacos delicious but need the guacamole on the side. Will definitely go back on my next trip.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Food is fresh and promptly served. Staff is friendly, hard-working and helpful. Everything we have ordered has been wonderful. Appreciate their willingness to special order and customize each order.

Thank Richard L
Reviewed October 18, 2016

This is my "go to" Mexican restaurant in Athens, Ga. They have been an excellent choice for 15 years. They are always willing to make a dish suit you, and the food is always hot and tasty.

Thank maxcat07
Reviewed May 5, 2016

Everyone who works here seems cheerful and when you try the food, you know why. The margaritas are great and the chunky avocado dip could be a meal in itself. We are usually a mixed bunch: two senior citizens, our daughter, her boyfriend & her...More

Thank Suzanne J
Reviewed February 28, 2016

We were excited to try Mexican in our immediate neighborhood so went there for lunch. Everything was OK, but the salsa, for example, was just bland. I had a chile relleno and it was good, but again just didn't really pack a punch. The poblano...More

Thank BobDavidInAthens
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Stopped by this Mexican restaurant on a chilly Friday night and it was bustling even at 7:30pm. After a short wait, our party was seated and immediately served fresh tortilla chips and salsa. My mojito was perfect. The menu is extensive with something for everyone,...More

Thank hnmrocks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2467 Jefferson Rd, Athens, GA 30607-1202
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
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