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La Pena Mexicana

609 W Cypress St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3013
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chimichanga” (4 reviews)
“fish tacos” (4 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
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609 W Cypress St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3013
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small place on a one way street in Kennett Square so stay to your left to access the parking lot. Adequate parking for a small local business. The owner / chef worked in the kitchen with a good natured dialogue with his staff and the...More

Thank robert h
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is homemade authentic Mexican food! We have traveled to Mexico and the Southwest and this is as close as it gets. I especially like the tamales.

Thank brandywinelady
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Not much ambiance but food is very good. Food is very tasty and is cooked very quickly. Nice variety of Mexican food at very reasonable prices.

Thank Grandpa101
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Authentic Mexican food to go! The taco with pork was DELICIOUS! Kids really enjoyed the quesadilla with chicken. You can’t go wrong with any of the dishes. Great pricing too!

Thank Adv4Me
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We have travelled a lot to Mexico, and La Pena reminds me of loncherias in Mexico City. Nothing fancy, not gourmet, just good tasy cheap food. My husband had fish tacos (great) and I had a chicken taco with green sauce and a tamal with...More

Thank LadyKBucksCo_
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This is was an excellent taqueria! Even my husband who doesn't like Mexican food enjoyed the chicken quesadillas. I had the fish tacos with tilapia. The quesadilla portion size was huge. The fish taco portion size was relatively small but delicious.

Thank jagzier
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Read great reviews about La Pena so decided to try before Longwood. Address is actually W. cypress just past Victory Brewing. We were taken back by the restaurant...not very exciting by any aspect. But if you want great food at a very reasonable price, this...More

Thank FrankDiB
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Very very good and my sons favorite place to eat. Authentic, clean, great service and wide array of offerings! Enchiladas were amazing and the chimichanga looked mind blowing. Great prices too! This is our new go to for great and quick food!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 December 2016

No frills but best Mexican food in Kennett. Not many tables, but does not get crowded. Popular with take out.

Thank phillytraveler07
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

A hole in the wall. The run down building should has given us a clue. The food was less than average and came with a high price. I was really hoping for some good local food at a cheap price. $30 later I left hungry...More

Thank John K
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26 March 2015|
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Response from schearem | Reviewed this property |
I cannot say, as I was just there for lunch. Just call and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 W Cypress St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3013
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Kennett Square
  • Phone Number: 61-925-2651
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