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Las Palapas

490 W 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85364-4631
+1 928-329-7002
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
12 Apr 2017
“Great food for the money”
10 Apr 2017
“Out of business, and that is a real pity”
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490 W 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85364-4631
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

we have eaten here many times while visiting Yuma, last time service was very slow .. and that was unusual ... crowd ... for sure... but it was worth the wait. I think they must have been short of help that day.... we will go...More

Thank svhawk
Reviewed 11 April 2017

They sold the property so that the City could re-develop 16th Street, and that is sad, because Las Palapas Number 1 offered really ggod food at an affordable price.

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 8 January 2015

nice eatery with Mexican food that is fast, tasty, and reasonably priced get the shrimp or fish taco combo with half and half beans and rice choice of flour or corn tortilla and it comes with chips and drink (you get guacamole if you ask...More

Thank gregsaw1999
Reviewed 24 October 2014

The shrimp tacos are breaded perfectly, same with The fish tacos. Their fresh salsa bar is amazing. They serve beer. What more do you want, except more. And you will be back time and time again, I guarantee that.

Thank rocknryry
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Several of my fellows insisted that we visit Las Palapas during a recent business trip to the Yuma, AZ area. They informed me of its standing as, "the best place to find authentic Mexican food." So, on their recommendation we stopped by for a late...More

Thank DanPauEli
Reviewed 10 September 2013 via mobile

I have been eating here since they open in 2003!! I love coming with my family and friends! Great atmosphere and great food!! I love the shrimp and fish tacos here!! I definitely recommend this place!! The salsa bar is unlike any other 4 salsas...More

Thank Rebeca S
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Although i know lots of people who love this restaurant, i've found it to be average food but overpriced. The service is below average and their personnel could use more training. That being said, their salsa bar is good, and their burritos are tasty.

Thank DesertArt
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Management please check your establishment!!!! The young gal at the cash was dearly holding on to her mop or broom as she took my order... Can't let it go for some reason! It also wouldn't hurt to give a customer a welcoming smile. The condiments...More

Thank Edmontonsmile
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Both are excellent for service and food. Simple, filling meal - nice service, good prices. I eat there all the time when I shop in that area! Yummy!

Thank Marilyn R
Reviewed 26 November 2012

Been eating at this place for many years now and it's always of the same standard...very very good. It's a relaxed, friendly place - and very efficient.

Thank Jo R
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  • Address: 490 W 16th St, Yuma, AZ 85364-4631
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Yuma
  • Phone Number: +1 928-329-7002
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