We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

La Fuente

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1627 N Bridge St, Elkin, NC 28621-2203
+1 336-527-4515
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

27 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 27: English reviews
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
613 reviews
471 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

I ate a late dinner here while on a business trip. Service was quick (typical of Mexican restaurants) and the grilled chicken with peppers and onions tasty. The cheese sauce would have been better on the side for dipping as opposed to covering the plate. The menu is extensive yet no Mexican chicken soup which is a mainstay at most... More 

Helpful?
Thank James C
Elkin, North Carolina
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

La Fuente has been in Elkin for a good many years. Its a good place to go and they have Pacific Ocean! They get your food put quickly and it is good.

Helpful?
Thank kayadkin
Elkin, North Carolina
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I never have had bad service in this restaurant and the food is wonderful. I find the atmosphere to be friendly and food still hot when it gets to your table.

Helpful?
Thank thirsty2016
Elkin, North Carolina
Level Contributor
60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We have been going to this Mexican restaurant off and on from the beginning. The food has always been delicious and the staff very friendly. I have never had a bad experience at this eatery and I would recommend it to anyone. Just had lunch there today and was not disappointed. We will definitely be going again.

Helpful?
Thank spirit62
North Carolina
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

If that's what you're after, along with not so tasty Mexican food, then this is your place. The service was pathetic and food is edible at best. I'm going to try the other places in town that have to be better.

Helpful?
Thank mkyoung185
Level Contributor
42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

This is the worst mexican restaurant in Elkin. They serve chicken that is bland and orange for some weird reason. Food has no flavor. Only reason I am giving them a 2 out of 5 is because their cheese dip is half decent. Avoid if possible and go somewhere else...

Helpful?
Thank Travis P
Boone, North Carolina
Level Contributor
27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

This little small town on the interstate is loaded with Mexican and Italian restaurants, and this one will not disappoint. It's in a location that might make you second guess but don't. The food is great!

Helpful?
Thank Anna S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

A wonderful kids and adult atmosphere, with great servers, a hometown hospitality for visotors, great food for all people!

Helpful?
Thank Margaret F
nowhere
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Decent food but terrible service. Waitstaff definitely never came around to check on us and if we wanted something, we had to flag somebody down. Draft beer tasted funny...noticed a nearby table wasn't really drinking theirs either. Typical "americanized Mexican food" ..nothing to write home about.

Helpful?
Thank keepitrealtraveler
Elkin, NC
Level Contributor
27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

Have eaten here many times and has a huge variety on the menu. It's a good place to go hang out with friends and relax, and they also do birthday songs. Never feel the need to rush out of here. Food is decent and the manager is wonderful if you get a change to meet him. They also serve Margaritas... More 

Helpful?
Thank artbumNC

Been to La Fuente? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1627 N Bridge St, Elkin, NC 28621-2203
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Elkin
  • Phone Number: +1 336-527-4515

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Fuente staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?