La Lucha - Tacos & Boutique

La Lucha - Tacos & Boutique

(Now Closed)
Taco Place and Mexican Restaurant
147 Avenue A (9th & 10th Street), New York, NY 10009, United States
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & MasterCard)
Wi-Fi:
Free
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

We offer the quality and taste of traditional Mexican street food. We also serve home-made dinner plates and agua frescas! Happy Hour Mon-Thur, 4p to 7p.

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    Brian W.
    "Great Lucha Libre inspired atmosphere."(2 Tips)
    James S.
    "Chorizo and Dr Wagner are the best"(2 Tips)
    Franklin B.
    "It's not rocket Scientology , it's authentic Mexican food!"(3 Tips)
    Jorge O.
    "... kitschy "lucha libre" memorabilia. Ask to have some of the spicy tamarind..."(2 Tips)
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  • Eric T.

    Great, little hole in the wall Mexican spot. Can't go wrong with any of the made to order tacos. They also have a sweet (and inexpensive) BYO policy.

    Eric Tash · June 27
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  • Hannah S.

    Quesadillas

    Hannah Straus · October 21, 2014
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  • Megan T.

    Chorizo tacos for life! Seriously, this is amazing straight-up Mexican, plus they project Lucha movies on the wall!

    Megan Taylor · September 14, 2014
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  • Sunaina S.

    Great place for some street style mexican food. The service is personal and very courteous. Def try the hibiscus flower tacos - it's different.

    Sunaina Swaminathan · August 17, 2014
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  • Franklin B.

    Find out what's homemade! Ask if there are any specials off the menu. We Always have goodies in store.

    Franklin Billini · March 30, 2014
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  • Franklin B.

    If Katie Holmes likes it, I bet you would too! It's not rocket Scientology , it's authentic Mexican food!

    Franklin Billini · September 20, 2013
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  • Kayle B.

    Try the hibiscus (Aluche) taco. It's tart and unique.

    Kayle Barnes · August 11, 2013
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  • Taco A.

    The decor has more flavor than the tacos. Better options in this neighborhood.

    Taco Aficionado · May 28, 2013
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  • Michela D.

    Lots of tacos to choose from!

    Michela DellaMonica · April 26, 2013
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  • Brian W.

    Fantastic authentic Mexican food in the heart of NYC. Great Lucha Libre inspired atmosphere. As the menu says, they "proudly DON'T serve burritos". Check it out if you're in the area!

    Brian Wilkins · April 10, 2013
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  • Jacqueline M.

    Waitress didn't give us menus for 20min and then wanted to take our order.

    Jacqueline Mosquera · January 5, 2013
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  • Jacqueline M.

    They say they don't take reservations but totally made an exception for another party. Waitress gave away our table after an hr wait to some other girls who jut walked in and then gets attitude w us.

    Jacqueline Mosquera · January 5, 2013
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  • Talia F.

    The cuervo taco is so delicious! Solid vegetarian options.

    Talia Fisher · November 18, 2012
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  • Franklin B.

    Don't let the name " Mexican Street food" fool you. This is authentic comfort food! & You always get what you pay for!

    Franklin Billini · March 3, 2012
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  • Sarah N.

    cheap tacos. neighborhood spot

    Sarah Nelson · March 2, 2012
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  • SizzleMel

    $12 for 3 ok-ish tacos, no hard liquor license... I'm afraid this place won't last.

    SizzleMel · February 12, 2012
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  • RP Z.

    Delicioso!!! Mex wrestling memorabilia and videos cool.

    RP Z · January 14, 2012
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  • Krystal S.

    Get the platanos con crema. Mucho delicioso!

    Krystal S. · January 12, 2012
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  • Franz

    Tacos here are way to small for the price. San loco's are def. Bigger and better for the price. Try the guaco loco !! It's the shizznit

    Franz · October 12, 2011
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  • James S.

    Tacos are great here! Chorizo and Dr Wagner are the best

    James Slezak · September 27, 2011
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  • Jorge O.

    Excellent taco place decorated with kitschy "lucha libre" memorabilia. Ask to have some of the spicy tamarind candies on display.

    Jorge Ortiz · August 10, 2011
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  • Sarah Neal S.

    amazing elotes!

    Sarah Neal Simpson · March 5, 2011
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  • Franklin B.

    Ask for the aqua de Jamaica, its superb

    Franklin Billini · November 12, 2010
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  • Mary S.

    Unbelievable guacamole and the mushroom tacos are amazing. Best bang for your buck in the neighborhood.

    Mary Somers · August 26, 2010
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  • Lindsay S.

    The tacos are fantastic!

    Lindsay Silva · August 21, 2010
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  • Franklin B.

    Dont Miss out on the AGUAs FRESCAS! they are super refreshing

    Franklin Billini · July 23, 2010
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  • Zane

    Food was a Big MEH.....Nothing special overpriced authentic Mexican food. I wouldn't go back.

    Zane · June 26, 2010
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  • C N.

    Just had the most horrible service. She spilled water all over me, charged me for food she didn't bring and got mad when I asked her to take it off the bill-avoid this place!!!!!

    C Nishi · April 18, 2010
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  • Isaac B.

    Order a Guayaba Boing or a Sidral Mundet, two delicious mexican softdrinks

    Isaac Baley · April 17, 2010
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  • Jorge Antonio G.

    ir hambriado Read more

    Jorge Antonio Godoy · March 24, 2010
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  • russell c.

    better to order the tacos individually. tasty but I prefer pinche

    russell craig · March 17, 2010
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  • WillMcD

    new place. get the Villano (grilled corn w/ chipotle mayo and cotija cheese)

    WillMcD · February 13, 2010
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