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La Tienda Latina

2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
+1 352-367-0022
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (24 reviews)
“queso” (15 reviews)
“chimichanga” (13 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First, I would like to say that I have eaten a lot of Mexican food in my life and this place is absolutely the most authentic and fresh and great tasting place. I wish I could pack this place up and take it with me...More

Thank Brenda G
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Tienda has some pretty good and authentic Mexican food. It's cheap with good amount of food. I have been there for several times. But my friend and I got really sick for a couple days after eating there for lunch one time.

Thank tufgator
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sopa de Pollo was the best. Large portions and priced. Definitely will be back. Chicken Quesadilla was huge and delicious. A great find on our way from Gainesville to Ocala!

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us ate dinner on a Monday evening when the restaurant wasn't very crowded. Placed the order but waited close to 30 minutes for the food to arrive. My food was cool not hot by the time it arrived. Food was ok but certainly...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the better places for good Mexican food. Not a full service restaurant. Order your food at the cash register and wait for your food to be served. Tasty and amazing food. It has been consistent as we have been there twice in the...More

Thank PopetteMidi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Authentic food and great service! The only thing is a rita would have topped it off but the cold beer was a good second. Chips were nice and hot and salsa was perfect!

Thank jtclare
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I deeply regret not coming here sooner, because La Tienda is now one of my new favorites for authentic latin cuisine. I tried 6 different tacos while I was here and I have nothing but nice things to say about all of them. The beef...More

Thank Echolynn
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Large portions. Refillable appetizers. Hearty servings. Servers and staff are authentic ethnic individuals serving real Latin cuisine.

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We found this place on Trip Advisor & glad we did. Unsuspecting name...a little confused when we pulled up, thinking we were looking for a store front. Parking in back. Order at the counter, food delivered to your table. GREAT food! GREAT prices! Locals of...More

Thank Elena P
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Travel plans fell through, had to stay an additional night at hotel. This restaurant was across the street, so we tried it. Surprised with the excellent food at very reasonable prices. Tried the Chicken Taco Salad. It was great. Not too many tables. So takeout...More

Thank Grace G
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Questions & Answers
25 March 2016|
Response from zapdaddy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have an outdoor patio area with tables
11 April 2015|
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Response from Joyce B | Reviewed this property |
If I am remembering correctly, they only had beer and wine.
11 April 2015|
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Response from Rob A | Reviewed this property |
They have a good selection of mexican bottled beer.No wine that I know of.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2204 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2005
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-367-0022
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