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La Malinche

8622 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
+1 301-562-8622
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“tapas” (60 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Spanish, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8622 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious, every single item. The fish tacos were superb, the patatas bravas also a yummy side. Easy walk from the 3 Hilton properties. Service was attentive. Will go again if we stay on this side of DC in future visits.

Thank Viking-Ken
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The historical figure La Malinche is controversial: a hero to some and a traitor to others. Same with the restaurant bearing her name:I guess some people like it, but we felt betrayed Room was so dark that patrons were forced to use the light for...More

1  Thank dr_austin
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I came here with a friend to do the bottomless brunch. This is my second time for food here and it didn’t disappoint. Every dish was great. Mussels were huge. Mimosas constantly topped up. Will definitely come here again when I’m next in The States!

Thank Draculas_Bride666
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We have been here several times and enjoyed it each time. The food is good and prices are reasonable. The service has always been fast and food is prepared very quickly. But I am always worried about a place that seems too empty. No matter...More

Thank Charlie H
Reviewed 13 August 2017

What a pleasant surprise! Went to brunch with some friends and the food was terrific! and the bottomless sangria was not bad either. Its a good deal as well. The only downside was it was quite loud as it was packed. We were not rushed,...More

Thank hatteras01
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We were running later than usual for lunch, from out of town, going exclusively on recommendations from trip advisor. Low and behold, this restaurant was still open at 2 pm. So glad it was. Spanish motif on the walls, excellent service and food and the...More

Thank Momma L
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

It is with great sadness I'm giving La Malinche 4 out of 5 stars, food was really, really good and so were the drinks, the bathrooms were clean, and the place cozy We were there for brunch, and that allow us to tried everything in...More

Thank Ana B
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I love everything about this place! Food is amazing (just like the one in Spain), their Sangria is SO good, service is great, the decoration is breathtaking and their bathrooms are always clean

1  Thank MarcelaHot
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Whether you're at the Fillmore or AFI this is an excellent Spanish restaurant to eat at before or after. The empanadas and Brussel sprouts along with their tacos are rightly famed

Thank Jackalcall
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Went there for my daughters birthday. Couldn't have picked a better place. Good Tapas with Spanish and Mexican food . The service was very good and the servers very helpufull in ordering . Will definetly go back !

Thank PepePitMD
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Nearby Attractions
Silver Spring Library
50 reviews
.35 km away
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25 reviews
.43 km away
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.28 km away
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5 reviews
.72 km away
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10 November 2016|
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Response from MackSandy | Reviewed this property |
Folks have answered already. There are parking garages within two or three blocks. If you are lucky as someone said, metered parking on Colesville. Don't let parking issues keep you from trying this fabulous place!
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8622 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-562-8622
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At La Malinche, our tapas menu highlights authentic Spanish and Mexican dishes while also exploring more contemporary tapas, showcasing the very best of this unique and exciting style of eating. Come visit us in the very heart of downtown Silver Spring.
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