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La Carretta Restaurant

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Mexican, Southwestern
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660 E Burnside, Gresham, OR 97030-3921
+1 503-661-7647
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Missoula, Montana
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The chimichanga is amazing . Pricing great. Service is great. Only place we go now. Wonderful experience.

Thank Net K
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Been coming here since I was a little girl with my parents. Always nice and welcoming. Love hanging out here with family and friends for a drink or for a big party. Try the margaritas or carne asada burrito.

Thank Kirstan C
Redmond, Oregon
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94 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Another wonderful meal with superb service. We love it here and drive a ways to eat there :) Their salsa is THE best, as are their wonderful, thin, crispy, and WARM chips!

Thank T F
Gresham, Oregon, United States
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

LaCarretta in Gresham is definitely a popular spot! The margaritas are excellent, the food is delicious and always consistent! The staff is super friendly, and you never have to ask for anything, they are just always there! Always a friendly greeting, quick seating, excellent service! Even at check out, you feel like family! No matter your occasion, group size, or... More 

Thank Bev B
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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82 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

We found this place on Trip Advisor and so when we got there realized we had been here before (couldn't remember the name). The parking lot was packed and as the time before, we parked on the street. That always says something about a restaurant, busy parking lot, usually good food. We sat outside on the patio and Martin was... More 

Thank Stranders
Gresham, Oregon
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Locally well thought of...but my experience was just average from food, taste and service. Mostly a "local" thing....

Thank Don D
Portland, Oregon
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Years ago, this was the best Mexican food around. It has gone so far downhill we will never return. The salsa is tomato sauce with huge chunks of onion. The burritos were bland, at best. Tostada was soggy. The restaurant was so cold, all those around me were wrapped in their coats and still shivering. Not impressed.

Thank Enat3
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45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I have never had a bad meal here. The food is excellent and the staff is great. This is a good family restaurant to try for people driving through Gresham to Mt.Hood or to the Gorge.

Gresham, Oregon
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

The food is very good and the service is excellent. We enjoy the music. The place has friendly staff that is always there to help. Beautiful painted walls.

Thank 234Jerry
Portland, Oregon
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92 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has two locations, one in the Brooklyn neighborhood in inner SE and this one in Gresham. We were given a large pitcher of water for our table of three, plenty of chips and salsa, and well-salted margaritas. Portions are large, plan on a to-go box. My friends ordered the taco salad and a combo meal. Our total check... More 

Thank Amy K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 E Burnside, Gresham, OR 97030-3921
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Gresham
  • Phone Number: +1 503-661-7647

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