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La Fonda Latina

1639 McLendon Ave. NE (Brooks Ave.) Send to Phone
404-378-5200 | Menu
MARTA: Candler Park MARTA Station
Casual La Fonda Latina specializes in south-of-the-border and Spanish fare.

Lunch & Dinner daily
Open late Fri.-Sat.

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La Fonda Latina Restaurant Review

: A hip, young, in-town crowd fills the tables at this easygoing restaurant that's perfect for a fast lunch or supper. Salads are generous and constructed with fresh greens; the version combining grilled pork, mango and peppers is a value. We didn't care for the too-sweet dressing offered on the side, but the kitchen will provide oil and vinegar on request. Cuban sandwiches and grilled fare along with decent Spanish paella are available, and a raft of quesadillas, burritos, a few tacos and some enchiladas round out the Mexican contribution. Chunky, tomato-and-onion-flecked salsa is prepared in-house, and the freshly made, rough-textured guacamole may be one of the city's best. Flan for dessert is fair, but there are also churros and chocolate. SangrĂ­a is a better quaff than the iffy wines, although a Mexican beer with a wedge of lime certainly works as well. Other locations.


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