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La Poblana

1121 Civic Center Dr NW, Rochester, MN 55901-1888
+1 507-292-7791
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
26 Mar 2018
“Not as good as in past visits”
11 Aug 2017
“great mexican”
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1121 Civic Center Dr NW, Rochester, MN 55901-1888
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

I had the chile relleno, a stuffed pepper. It was tough, and the breading was not very good. My wife had a steak with avocados, rice, and beans. She said it was good. The chips were greasy. Beer is not served.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank maas_johnf
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Loved this place. I ate here twiice during a short stay. The chips are homemade. The salsa had great flavor. I had a fried taco dish and the steak street tacos. Both were excellent.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank leojtracnik
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We came here for lunch since Carlos O'Kelly's had a long wait. Looking back we should have stayed at Carlos O'Kelly's. We came in and seated ourselves in a small dining room. The waitress came over and was very welcoming. We had some questions about...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Sid_and_Roxy
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Food and service are always excellent; California-style Mexican, which is rare in Minnesota. Portions are modest relative to the price.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Benson61
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Went for a quick dinner, I had heard it was pretty good food. Had the Carne Asada with corn torts. Beef was a little dry and was kind of bland. Well not kind of it was bland. I've had this in some great places, several...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank bulldogtwo
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Small area but great food. Reasonable prices. The chips and salsa are home made and delicious. The have two locations.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank prisonrn
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This pretty and small storefront place combines a restaurant with a small selection of grocery items and a very well-stocked bakery. We had the excellent chile relleno, a spicy poblano pepper lightly egg battered in a delicious green sauce, most likely a tomatillo sauce. It...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank maas_johnf
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The salsa was very good. Fresh tomatoes enhanced it nicely. Excellent guacamole, full of flavor. It seems this is a Mexican Restaurant / Pastry Shop. We got pastries to go and they were really nice and flaky. All food I saw was plated nicely. I...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Randy T
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We go to Mexico often and other than the strip mall location, we felt as though we were there again. Another good indication was the fact that there were a number of Hispanics in attendance. I enjoyed the tamales with a very good masa. My...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank SEC14
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent, flavorful food! It is a small restaurant in a strip mall so not the best place for big parties but the food is crazy tasty. Pretty spicy, which we love, but if you don't like your Mexican food spicy it may not be for...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Colleen K
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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1121 Civic Center Dr NW, Rochester, MN 55901-1888
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-292-7791
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