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La Cocina Mexican Restaurant

1285 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4226
+1 919-938-7002
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
“strip mall” (3 reviews)
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1285 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4226
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

This franchise has several locations. The main one's I've been to are Clayton and Smithfield. I've been coming here for 15 years. The Food, Owners and staff have always been friendly. I've always felt welcomed by everyone. In the area they're are a few of...More

Thank JB B
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We were there with a group the margaritas were delicious and the food very good but I just loved the mole sauce! Too few Mexican restaurants have this. I understand it's not simple to make and I always appreciate it when I have it.

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 7 April 2017

have been here several times staff is friendly place is clean and the food is awesome. The food is always good and prices are excellent

Thank Tinia P
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This restaurant never fails. The food is always good and prices are excellent. The Texas fajitas convinced an avowed "hater" of Mexican food that he loves it LOL. The staff is very nice and helpful.

Thank Rebby2013
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The La Cocina has a nice dining atmosphere. The staff is very friendly and the food is freshly made.

Thank dpoin21
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Great prices and great food. Great staff that make you feel like part of their family. A fun place to take the kids.

Thank codacathy
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I pass by about 3 other Mexican restaurants to eat lunch here. Always fast, the best Texas fajitas around, and a kind and consistent staff. Definitely recommend.

Thank kldj13
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Best Mexican restaurant in the area. Not only do they serve the best Mexican food around they also get your food out quick.

Thank Femommy
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Not sure what was better the very attentive service or the amazing food at great prices! Too bad we were only passing through.

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We walked over to the restaurant and we're delighted that it had a happy hour and great appetizers. It was quick to get seated. Service was great. Quality of the food excellent. Loved it all!

Thank Pat G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1285 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4226
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 919-938-7002
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