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La Cocina

16 Maiden Ln, Penn Yan, NY 14527-1208
+1 315-536-6512
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“pozole” (2 reviews)
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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16 Maiden Ln, Penn Yan, NY 14527-1208
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Joelle was such a nice and great hardworking waitress who gave us great service and information. The restaurant is colorful with nice decor and just added a fun loft bar with live entertainment. This one should not be missed. Walking distance from Best Western Plus...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Authentic Mexican food. Don and his team always serve great food. Eat inside or on the outside deck (in season). Lots of food for the money. You will not be disapointed

Thank KeukaLake1013
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Food was just okay. Chips and salsa were very good. I had the enchiladas banderas for my entree. Service good.

Thank kaylin b
Reviewed 18 January 2018

This is a must if your driving by or stopping in. Small town charm and the building decor is amazing! Hours vary depending on the season - so worth the wait. We try to dine out there once a week at least. All the food...More

Thank T C
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Mexican food needs to be heated! And served on a hot plate! Obviously not fresh ! And really? Barbaque sauce on a burrito? Does anyone serve any fresh, authentic food anymore that doesn’t come from Cisco ... please let me know!

Thank martina10034
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We try to visit the region every year, but it's been a couple since we last had dinner at La Cocina. Well, it was everything we remembered and more! The sangria was absolutely perfect, as was the tortilla soup and pozole. Perfect way to start...More

Thank McCabe18
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Quaint Mexican low key restaurant in downtown Penn Yan. Great atmosphere. Attentive service. Great food. Margarita's are the bomb. "Mic drop".

Thank dotrick
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This restaurant was recommended by one of the Wineries as one of the best places to go in Penn Yan. Small but very busy restaurant in a short street by Tops Market.

Thank Chris_b_5_11
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We love Mexican food and the food here is good, not great but it will not disappoint. What did bother us was waiting for a hour for our food to be served. They were busy but not slammed. Oh well!

Thank majiksea
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We stopped in on a recommendation and we were rewarded with great Mexican Food. The indoors is decorated very nice in a Mexican theme. We had the Burritos and some Mexican beers. The food was well prepared and portioned. We will definitely be stopping by...More

Thank SlowPoke59
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Maiden Ln, Penn Yan, NY 14527-1208
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Penn Yan
  • Phone Number: +1 315-536-6512
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