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La Frontera Cafe

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61 W 10600 S, Sandy, UT 84070-4160
+1 801-553-9500
10:00 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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178 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I both had the chicken burrito smothered in cheese and Chile Verdi. There is a ton of chicken and the cheese and verdi are sooo good. The place is not too crowded and the service was good.

Thank Anne_PinkBiker
Salt Lake City, Utah
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

I am so sad about this place, This used to be my family's choice for quick good tasting Mexican food. But the last time I ordered take out (January) . I was totally disappointed. The Chile Verde was very watery and very little meat. The employees seemed very dis-interested. I had great memories of the place. Won't be going back

Thank lanceboy4
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Went to the location on Fort Union Blvd tonight. VERY AVERAGE. Worst thing about it was the the odor left in our clothes. They need to clean out their exhaust. AND... NO BEER available. Mexican food without Beer??? NOT be returning.

Thank GLDriggs
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Got a take out of 2 smothered burritos with cheese and got charged 16 dollars. The chile Verde had no meat and was watery. I grew up with the Tovar family who founded this place and I never thought I would say their recipes were bad, but this location is ran by crooks and very poor cooks! Please avoid this... More 

Thank Joe S
salt lake city, utah
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111 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

went into this place for lunch today with my son. the first thing i notice is a sign that says if you eat more than one bowl of chips its gonna cost you. we order and when it arrives its covered in onions we have not ordered. since it was lunch time we did not have time for them to... More 

Thank homerrita
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Place was mostly empty, waiter not seen often and no drink refill ever came. lots of choices on the menu. Food was "eh" nothing to brag about. Cheap mexican food, much better places around. Place was a bit dilapidated looking.

Thank Eva100414
Level Contributor
3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Nothing is even remotely authentic about this place! Loooooong wait for food, terrible wait staff & unclean environment. Seriously, the worst food I've ever had!!

Thank Michele O
Limassol, Cyprus
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126 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I use to love coming here when I was a kid and I was excited to bring my wife here for the first time when we vacationed back in Salt Lake from Europe. The food was microwaved and you could easily see this fact. I ate my food because well I am use to this, but my wife from a... More 

Thank Nate B
Springdale, Utah
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

We really enjoy this location of La Frontera. Within walking distance to the hotel we stayed at. Good food and friendly service. Will return again on our next visit to the area.

Thank mildtowild2009
Salt Lake City, Utah
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

La Frontera is over priced and charges double what La Fountain and La Puente do for the same items. I wont be going back again!

Thank angvalente2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 W 10600 S, Sandy, UT 84070-4160
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Sandy
  • Phone Number: +1 801-553-9500

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