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La Esperanza - CLOSED

1900 Tamiami Trl, Murdock Carrousel Shopping Center‎, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-2180
+1 941-235-3642
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
14 Nov 2016
“Still pretty good place”
6 Mar 2015
“I occassionally get a taste for burritos”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1900 Tamiami Trl, Murdock Carrousel Shopping Center‎, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-2180
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

First few years this place was open it was fantastic!! No better Mexican in Charlotte county back then. But drinks and meals got smaller and prices went up. Food seems more thrown together than before. Used to love eating at the bar but service is...More

Thank travelMOMMa63
Reviewed 7 March 2015

and these are simply divine. Huge portions for reasonable prices and always very fresh tasting. Deliciosa :-)! We will be back again and again.

Thank DrGrace G
Reviewed 23 December 2014

The food was very good when we were there several times early on 2014. They just recently closed their doors because after 20 years the owner retired. If you go to their Facebook page you will see they are advertising for another restaurant called El...More

Thank CollinsJR
Reviewed 12 November 2014

The first couple of visits were fine, then they changed their policy. We had a large group, 10 people. We were given two baskets of complimentary chips & salsa...which went quick! When asked for more they brought more only to find out they charged for...More

Thank K K
Reviewed 10 November 2014

This establishment has closed its doors. Over the past few years they have had to struggle as more up-scale Mexican venues opened. The last time I ate at this place was about a year ago and the quality had gone down significantly.

Thank skibeech
Reviewed 25 October 2014

I have tried several Mexican restaurants in Port Charlotte, and this one, so far, is my favorite. The food is authentic Mexican. The staff is nice. The service is good. The salsa is always fresh and tasty. The Carne Asada Tacos are amazing. I really...More

Thank smeffletop
Reviewed 10 September 2014

ate there on 9-9-2014 at 7pm the food didn't taste all that great. At 10 pm I was throwing up none stop. I had to go to the er. I had an extreme case of food poison. I will never eat there again nor should...More

1  Thank tommy a
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Went twice in the last three weeks. Casual dining, good service, food was consistently good. The fajita dish was a tad over cooked, but good favors. We will go back.

Thank Androcat
Reviewed 28 May 2014

It just didn't meet expectations. The food tasted microwaved. There's a much better place for homemade Mexican off of 41 near the Port Charlotte/North Port border.

1  Thank MrsPoirier
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Typical average Mexican restaurant. The food is good but not great. Service is good and the staff is friendly.

Thank flyingrn3
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 Tamiami Trl, Murdock Carrousel Shopping Center‎, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-2180
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Port Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 941-235-3642
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