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38

years

in Business

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Phone: (818) 986-2870

Payment method:
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Neighborhoods:
South Valley, Sherman Oaks
Categories:
Mexican Restaurants, Latin American Restaurants, Caterers, Restaurants

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11/06/2009
Good Mexican Food? Not Here!!!

The Pros:<br> It has parking in the back, and plenty of room to seat. (Place was empty) <br><br> The Cons:<br> No one else was in front of us, but the cashier was no where in sight to place the order. Took a bit. It's very expensive food for the portions they give. Food is super greasy & salty. No chips & salsa offered....so sad. And the wait, it took a good 30 minutes to get ou... view more

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pomodoro
03/29/2008
Mexico simple and good

Great little cafe with Mexican folk art-style design and charm. Lots of windows - sunny. Good sized, inexpensive and was packed at dinner. Faux margaritas for $3.75! I liked that you buy the food at the counter from a very large menu (nice emphasis on steaks) and it's delivered to your table. Without the formal waiter service you can sit and sit and noone gives you the evil eye. (But don't forget to leave a tip... view more

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yorki_dad
08/16/2007
Give me a break

This place is no better than el polo loco, no, it's worse. Try and ask for a few extra chips with your ugg meal and see what bad service is all about. Do they refill without giving the evil eye here yet? Go Casa Vega if it's at lunch time and spend a few more bucks but get a million more in worth

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iamklaus
08/01/2007
I'd rather eat an air salad for free

I went to this restaurant based on the reviews written here and I was expecting the best Mexican food ever... but it never came. The burrito I ordered had no taste, the chicken taco had no freshness and the chicken taquitos tasted like they were from a can.\r \r The restaurant itself was dirty and I don't know what people are talking about when they say ""cheap eats""! Is it cheap ingredients? I found the prices to... view more

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lizwombocker
12/22/2006
Amazing

I love this place. They have great burritos, but my favorite is the cheese enchiladas. They have good tasting rice and beans and their salad is great. They also have a little salsa bar to get salsa for the yummy chips. This is my all time favorite mexican restaurant hands down. It is the best tasting for the best price. If you are thinking about dining here, do! The pricing is good. It tends to get busy, partially be... view more

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mdxg35
12/22/2006
Excellent Mexican Food

I really miss this place and I wish they would open up more locations in LA and the OC. I have tried several Mexican restaurants and nothing compares! Great service, reasonable prices, tasty food and fresh salsas.

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lunafille
12/21/2006
Always a favorite!

This restaurant has never failed to satisfy my craving for good food and always leaves me wanting to come back for more! I used to work in Sherman Oaks and the CPA firm I work for moved to Burbank 4 years ago. Honestly, we have yet to find a restaurant that even comes close to La Fogata. Whenever the girls here in the office & I get that craving, we hop on the freeway and drive out there... traffic and all. NOTHI... view more

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ggraham81
10/22/2006
great mexican food

I've been going to La Fogata for years and it never fails to disappoint. The staff is friendly and the food is awesome! que buena!

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5142 Van Nuys BlvdSherman OaksCA 91403

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