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La Chata Mexican Cuisine

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PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$20
CUISINES
Mexican
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
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BOTANAS/APPETIZERS
$8.99
Nachos La Chata
a bed of freshly made corn tortilla chips topped with refried beans, cheese, diced tomatoes and sour cream. comes with your choice of shredded pork, shredded chicken breast or seasoned ground beef.
$4.99
Cheese Nachos
fresh corn tortilla chips topped with cheese and diced tomatoes
$7.99
Picadillo Cheese Dip
seasoned ground beef with cilantro, diced tomatoes and our house blend of melted cheeses.
$6.29
Add Spicy Chorizo $7.29
Queso Fundido
baked chihuahua cheese
$7.99
Poblano Cheese Dip
chihuahua cheese and sour cream sauce mixed with fire-roasted poblano peppers and house spices.
$4.99
Salsa Mexicana
traditional salsa made with fresh diced tomatoes, onions, jalapeno peppers and cilantro.
$4.99
Guacamole
made to order hass avocados blended with fresh diced tomatoes, onions and jalapeno peppers. served with fresh tortilla chips
$7.99
Camarones A La Diabla Or Al Mojo De Ajo
butterfly shrimp sauteed in a fiery red de arbol hot sauce or delicious melted garlic butter.
$11.99
Poblano Skins
2 large roasted poblano peppers, peeled and halved, smothered in chihuahua cheese and house spices. baked and served with fresh salsa mexicana and sour cream
ENSALADAS/SALADS & SOUPS
$4.99
Ensalada De Las Casa
crisp lettuce, fresh diced tomatoes, onions, green peppers and shredded chihuahua cheese.
$7.99
Taco Salad
crispy tortilla shell filled with your choice of shredded pork, seasoned ground beef, or diced chicken breast. topped with fresh lettuce, onions, green peppers, shredded chihuahua cheese and diced tomatoes
$9.99
Shrimp Salad
butterfly shrimp mixed with fresh diced tomatoes, onions and cilantro. garnished with avocado , fresh orange slices and crispy tortilla chips
$5.29
Chicken Consomme
light homemade soup with shredded chicken breast, rice, diced tomatoes, onions and cilantro.
$5.99
Tortilla Soup
rich flavored pasilla chile soup with shredded chicken, avocado, chihuahua cheese and crisp y tortilla strips
$8.99
Pozole
traditional soup made with tender pieces of pork and hominy. served with shredded lettuce, onions and lime
A LA CARTA/A LA CARTE-SOFT TACO
Warm Soft Corn Tortillas Filled With Your Choice Of Meat. Served With Shredded Chihuahua Cheese, Fresh Diced Tomatoes, Onions And Cilantro. $2.79
Carne Asada
grilled angus steak
Carne Adobada
marinated chile ancho angus steak, grilled
Carnitas
braised pork
Pollo Adobado
marinated chile ancho chicken breast, grilled
A LA CARTA/A LA CARTE
$2.49
Taquito
fresh corn tortillas filled with your choice of shredded pork or shredded chicken breast, rolled and deep fried. topped with crisp lettuce, salsa de oregano and queso fresco.
$2.49
Taco Dorado
a folded corn tortilla filled with your choice of mashed potatoes or refried beans, deep fried. topped with fresh lettuce, salsa de oregano and queso fresco
$2.29
Enchilada Roja
a soft corn tortilla filled with your choice of shredded pork, season ground beef or shredded chicken breast, chihuahua cheese and onions, dipped in our house red enchilada sauce. baked and topped with lettuce, salsa de oregano and queso fresco .
$2.99
Enchilada Verde
a soft corn tortilla filled with your choice of shredded pork, season ground beef or shredded chicken breast , chihuauhua cheese and onions, dipped in our spicy green tomatillo sauce topped with melted chihuahua cheese
$4.29
Burrito
a flour tortilla filled with beans, onions, tomatoes, chihuahua cheese and your choice of shredded pork, season ground beef or shredded chicken breast. smothered in your choice of spicy green tomatillo sauce or mild red tomato sauce. topped with melted chihuahua cheese.
$2.65
$3.65
Tamal
homemade masa dough, filled with tender pieces of pork, wrapped in a corn husk and then steamed. covered with mild red tomato sauce or spicy green tomatillo sauce and melted chihuahua cheese.
$3.29
Tostada
a crispy fried corn tortilla layered with refried beans and your choice of seasoned ground beef, shredded pork or shredded chicken breast. topped with crisp lettuce, salsa de oregano and queso fresco
$2.25
Add $3.25
Quesadilla
grilled flour tortilla filled with chihuahua cheese. add your choice of shredded pork, seasoned ground beef or shredded chicken breast.
$4.99
Chile Relleno
a poblano pepper, fire roasted, peeled and stuffed with chihuahua cheese. coated with egg batter and fried golden brown. topped with salsa de oregano
$2.25
$2.99
Empananda
handmade turnover filled with seasoned ground beef, fried until golden brown. topped with lettuce, sour cream and fresh diced tomatoes
ORDEN SENCILLA/SIDE ORDERS
$2.75
Arroz
mexican rice
$2.75
Frijoles Refritos
refried beans
$3.95
Elote Con Rajas
sauteed corn with fire roasted poblano peppers strips
$2.99
Guacamole
$0.99
Chiles
pickled jalapenos
$0.99
Tortillas
3 flour or corn
$0.99
Crema
sour cream
PLATILLOS PRINCIPALES/MAIN DISHES
$13.99
Add Fresh Guacamole $1.25
Fajitas
choose between tender strips of marinated angus steak, chicken breast or a combination. grilled with sauteed peppers and onions. served with sour cream, salsa mexicana, refried beans, and warm tortillas
$15.99
Carne Asada
charbroiled 8oz new york strip. served with refried beans, salsa mexicana and warm tortillas.
$12.99
Carne Guisada
tender strips of marinated angus steak , sauteed with onions. simmered in a tomato sauce. served with rice, refried beans and warm tortillas
$14.99
Add Fresh Guacamole $1.25
Fajitas De Camaron
a half pound of butterfly shrimp sauteed with green peppers and onions. served with rice, salsa mexicana, sour cream and warm tortillas
$13.99
Camarones Al Mojo De Ajo Or A La Diabla
a half a pound of butterfly shrimp sauteed in our delicious garlic butter or in a fiery red de arbol hot sauce. served on a bed of rice with a house salad
$11.99
Tilapia Fillet Tacos
two soft tortillas filled with fillets of tilapia. served with rice and salsa mexicana
$11.99
Pollo En Chipotle
tender pieces of chicken breast simmered in a creamy chipotle pepper sauce. served with rice, house salad and warm tortillas.
$11.99
Pollo En Mole
tender pieces of chicken breast simmered in a spicy mole poblano sauce. served with rice, refried beans and warm tortillas
$12.99
Carne Con Chile
tender pieces of pork simmered in a spicy roasted tomatillo sauce. served with rice, refried beans and warm tortillas
$10.59
$12.59
Tamales
two homemade shredded pork tamales wrapped in a corn husk. served with rice and refried beans with house red tomato sauce or spicy green tomatillo sauce topped with melted chihuahua cheese
POSTRES/DESSERTS
$4.79
Sopapilla
a puffed pastry topped with honey and cinnamon sugar. served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
$4.79
Churros
rope-shaped, deep-fried fritter dusted with cinnamon and sugar. served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
$4.79
Flan
homemade creamy vanilla custard in a caramel sauce
$1.99
Vanilla Ice Cream
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We went to La Chata on a Monday a few months ago and they were closed but this time we went on a Sunday evening. There was no wait to be seated. The decor is very pleasing. I particularly loved that there are table cloths...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Maggie S
Reviewed June 24, 2018

This family restaurant has great food, great atmosphere. and ALWAYS friendly staff. We've never had anything less than great food in dozens of visits. We love to take friends & family here to treat them to a memorable experience. Our rating is a 9 -...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank fred6215
Reviewed May 31, 2018

I have been going here for over twenty years. The Pollo en Chipotle is fantastic! Highly recommended!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank awaken12016
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Upscale (for Mexican) decor and menu, however the chicken dish I had was not as impressive as the restaurant. The dish I had was pieces of cutup chicken with a very mild cream type sauce. I just kept thinking this chicken came out of a...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Perry C
Reviewed September 5, 2017

I don't understand why, but they've never been crowded when I've gone there. The food is excellent and the atmosphere is comfortable. I've only been there for lunch, so I'm guessing more folks go there at night.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank DDDurrett
Reviewed April 30, 2017

I love La Chata! I went here for the first time in December and it's some of the best Mexican food I've had in St. Louis. Hidden in a strip mall, the interor is well-lit and very fun. It looked like they had outdoor seating,...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Emmy N
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Greeted by a kind gentleman, excellent service. Delicious food.. and the margaritas were delicious. 10/10 would dine again. The appetizer (queso fundido) was not what I expected but was absolutely divine.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Therese T
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Seven of us celebrated our daughter's birthday and she loved it. The service was great and the decor really cute, and everyone left full and happy. We did pay $3 for a side of guacamole and another $3 for a salsa trio, but total bill...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank stchuckmom
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Holiday weekend evening and we were the one of a few tables. Was wondering if we made a good choice as the restaurant was slow. Overall... food was good! Wait staff could use a smile and be a more engaging. (With as slow as it...More

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank Offshore738
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant at the Cottleville location. Good decor and atmosphere. It was not crowded, yet they sat us right next to the only other couple in the restaurant. It was awkward because there was an open restaurant and then two groups smushed together....More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Schmeckl
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