From Our Editors
A culinary gem, La Oaxaquena Mexican Restaurant in Phoenix is a well-known spot for salsa. Not feeling the salsa? They have a menu with plenty of options. Expect perfect quality that makes the visit worth it.
There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
There really is something for everyone, with gluten-free options, as well as low-fat and vegetarian items on the robust menu. Also, if you're on the lookout for the perfect spot for family or friends, it's been reviewed as a solid option for large groups and kids, and at some point, everyone should try the beans, as they've gotten rave reviews.
A good spot for lunch in North Mountain, La Oaxaquena definitely stands out from the rest. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby.