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La Carreta Mexican Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
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545 Hooksett Rd, Manchester, NH 03104-2654
+1 603-628-6899
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Laguna Hills, California
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165 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for dinner, It is very similar to another mexican restaurant. The enchiladas have plenty of cheese, the rice was good and I like the refried beans.I ordered a la carte and my friend ordered the salad. The salad was huge, and we took plenty of leftovers home because the plates are big.

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Thank NH2CA
Manchester, New Hampshire
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to the Londonderry location and the Derry location and have to say the Derry location is much better. Food is higher quality and the staff seems much friendlier. Always get the Chile verde plate and love it! Would recommend!!

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Thank Jenna R
Manchester, New Hampshire
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Middle of the road Mexican food. Usually a 20 minute wait at peak times on Friday and Saturday. Just do not expect to have a leisurely experience. Drink orders are taken and delivered immediately. Dinner orders are in and out of the kitchen and in front of you within 10-12 minutes, and absent a drink refill, your check is pleasantly... More 

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Salisbury, Massachusetts
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91 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for a quick drink with friends and had the best Margarita north of Mexico. Had the Silver Patron Jamaican style. Great queso, chips and nachos. Really good atmosphere, but can be noisy when trying to have a conversation.

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Thank Jeffrey S
Merrimack, New Hampshire
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 March 2017

happy to know that we can drop in - most anytime of day or day of the week and get a good meal! we love to sit at the bar as it's entertaining! Probably the one complaint we have is that the chips/salsa - the chips are always broken or we get the bottom of the barrel. Of all their... More 

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Thank Matti B
Manchester, New Hampshire
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90 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Probably the best Mexican food in the City. Great cocktails and the service is terrific. Anything on the menu you will like.

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Thank GTO-Gerry
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for authentic Mexican food-- this is the place! They have an awesome quesadilla. The ambiance is warm and inviting. Clean restaurant. Friendly staff.

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Thank lmcda
California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Very popular place, especially on a Friday or Saturday night. The salsa they give you is mild, if you like to walk on the wild side a little ask for the spicy salsa. It has heat plus good flavor. A nice, cold margarita helps to cool off your tongue. It can be a touch loud in the restaurant and the... More 

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Thank xx4funxx
Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Having lived in San Diego for 3+ years, it is as close to the food I enjoyed as I've found here in 'Nuh Hampshuh.'

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Thank JamesW592
Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is one of the best "authentic" Mexican restaurants in the area. Great value and for the amount of food that you get.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 545 Hooksett Rd, Manchester, NH 03104-2654
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 603-628-6899

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Lebanon, New Hampshire
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?