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La Estrellita Cafe & Bar

Mexican restaurant and bar that has been serving the East Lake area for almost 50 years.

La Estrellita is a full service restaurant and bar that serves delicious Mexican cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Established in 1969, La Estrellita shows their commitment to the community by using local and organic produce and meats when available. They are also green certified.

Breakfast items include standard American breakfast staples such as omelets, pancakes, and egg dishes. They also have Mexican breakfast options such as huevos rancheros, chilaquiles, as well as a build your own breakfast burrito option. The lunch and dinner menu contains typical Mexican restaurant fare such as tacos, flautas, burritos, enchiladas, steak ranchero, chili colorado, and more!

The location is spacious with a lot of seating. When you enter, you may pick your own table if you are eating in, or walk up to the counter for to go orders. The wait staff is very kind and attentive, and the food is always made to order. Enjoy the complimentary chips and the best tomatillo salsa that you’ve ever had while you wait for your entree. Be careful, the salsa is hot!

La Estrellita has student discounts as well as a fantastic happy hour menu. Come in between 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM and try their savory festy nachos and a signature margarita. While there, take advantage of their extensive tequila menu.

They have a full bar and dance room next to the restaurant where they hold events such as comedy shows, live bands, and dance parties. The bar has a separate entrance, but can be accessed from the restaurant. They also play local sports games on their televisions.