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La Cocina

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11617 US Hwy 70 W, Clayton, NC 27520-2266
+1 919-550-7323
Today
11:30 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Clayton, North Carolina
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband loves their Shrimp Soup... HOt and Spicy. I like their Chicken Soup and they have good Salads..

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Thank 200valerie
Reading, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

We came here for dinner with my daughter the first night we arrived in Clayton for an extended visit. We ordered a Beef Tripe Soup, the Pork Carnivals dinner, the Fajita Nachos, the Chicken Fajita Nachos and the kids Chicken Nuggets. All of the dishes were well prepared with good seasoning and generous portions. The Pork Carnivals, a Mexican staple... More 

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Thank Felix M
Clayton, North Carolina
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88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We decided to go out for lunch and arrived at the La Covina, we was warmly greeted and seated. The food was good and inexpensive, the service was excellent.

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Thank shelbyhendren
Essexville, Michigan
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

My first visit to the restaurant with my family. Staff were friendly and attentive. Food was delicious, and plenty to take home too. The Chili Relano's (hope i spelled them correctly) were very tasty with enough heat to please. The Shrimp Fajitas were delicious, my sister had the Steak Fajitas which looked just as yummy.

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Thank Kerry D
Clayton, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Fast and affordable, friendly servers, good food no matter what time or which day we go; this is our favorite Mexican food in the Clayton area.

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Thank melaniep1022016
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I've been going here for 11 years now. There food is good but it's the service and the Texas Margaritas that keep me coming back. The bar staff is wonderful and they treat you like family. One of my favorite places IN Clayton to go!

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Thank Susie B
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

THe ambience and staff were pleasant but the food was disappointing. Salsa was good. Enchilada sauce was not- kind of like ketchup.

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Thank Borden L
Garner, North Carolina
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

We were invited to a birthday party at La Cocina and were hooked on the guacamole prepared at your table! It was clearly fresh and delicious. The entrees were good as well. The guacamole caused us to return at a later time! It's that good!

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Thank Philip and Sara D
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

We have been eating here for years. The food is consistently very good. It is fairly priced. The service is always prompt. It can be very busy but the service accommodates the crowd very well. You should be adventurous. The menu is extensive. The quessadilla LA Cocina is our favorite. Or ask the waiter for a recommendation.

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Thank George S
Clayton, North Carolina
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Food is good. Service could be better. Sometimes staff go back and sit at a back booth and aren't as attentive to the customers as they should be.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
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
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11617 US Hwy 70 W, Clayton, NC 27520-2266
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 919-550-7323

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