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Cafeteria La LOMA

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1515 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55407-1865
+1 612-728-5430
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06:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

I first tasted the sweet corn tamales at a booth at a festival and loved them so much I had to track down the source. I visited the small stand in Mercado Central and tried the pork and veggie. I liked all 3 but the corn was my favorite. You order from a small counter and can take out or... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2013

It's a good place to enjoy a quick service and a tasty meal. There are different kinds of hot drinks my favorite its arroz con leche which is a hot beverage made with rice, milk and cinnamon.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2010

mi favorita en la calle lago! This place has the best carnitas tacos.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2009

excellent and authentic tamales and elote! located in the Mercado Central on Lake Street

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2008

Awesome tamales!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2008

The tamales are so good!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2008

I am originally from Texas, and these are the BEST tamales I have ever had. Must get there early to acquire mole tamales--they're gone before noon. The Oaxacan tamales are the bomb.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2008

I dream about their tamales...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2008

Best tamales!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2008

La Loma is the place to go! Delicious!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 20:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1515 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55407-1865
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-728-5430

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?