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La Palma Mexican Restaurant

15326 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-7701
+1 361-949-0779
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“beans” (5 reviews)
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15326 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-7701
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Our waitress was friendly and helpful. Looks like they had some good happy hour drink specials, but we were just there for a quick dinner with the kids. The tacos were good, and my husband really liked the hotter salsa. Certainly not a negative experience...More

Thank Jen R
Reviewed 8 March 2018

That's 'unbelieveably tasty mexican food' to all you gringos from San Antonio which is what all of us from Corpus call "the north". Being a gringo myself and a mexican food lover, this place is very clean, the food is like mama used to make...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Local Mexican restaurant in a little strip mall. The food was fast and good. We had 4 people for lunch and it was very cheap eats!

Thank swalker616
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Food below average, service the same. Ground beef in tacos had no flavor. Local TV station found problems. Taco Bell is a much better choice.

Thank Henry S
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Visiting North Padre Island for 6 weeks and looking forward to great dining experiences! This place is just average since all of us ordered different dishes and a couple of us said we would not order that particular dish again. The chicken fajitas came with...More

Thank sally s
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We have seen many cars here for lunch and have heard good things about this place. The food was fast and very hot.Service was good but then at the time we were the only ones in the place. By the time we left there was...More

Thank hassler6666
Reviewed 5 September 2017

we ate breakfast at la plama last week and made the mistake of ordering a breakfast for each of us. the meal was very good and the server was terrific! the only problem was that we only ate a third of our meal and brought...More

Thank Ron F
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Good Mexican meals and approved by my Mexican wife. The Tortilla Soup is die for. We kept returning just for the soup, although the shrimp meals are really good. The service is not the best, but perhaps it is part of the ambiance. I don't...More

Thank Jose C
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The food was not bad but it also wasn't great. We ordered the migas plate, the chilaqiiles plate and a bacon and egg burrito. The beans were good, eggs a little dry and the fried potatoes very crispy. The flour tortillas were tasty but the...More

Thank Bnice2all
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

What can I say! I eat breakfast there almost every weekend. The barbacoa plate is superb, not greasy at all. The menudo is probably the best I've ever had. The servings are more than enough to fill even big eaters too. I highly recommend going...More

Thank conchster33
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15326 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-7701
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-949-0779
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