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Carreta's Grill Covington

Carreta's Grill proudly serves authentic Mexican cuisine to the greater New Orleans area. Quality, fresh food at a reasonable price is what Carreta's is known for. If you're looking for Mexican and Spanish style dining, stop in to one of our four Carreta's locations Metairie, Covington, Harahan or Slidell. Bienvenidos!

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70380 Hwy 21

Phone Number

(985) 871 -6674

Delivery Hours

10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:00PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:00PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:00PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:00PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:45PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:45PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:00PM
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Lunch Menu

Served Monday- Friday 11am-2pm. Except for holidays

1L. Carreta's Special Lunch


Beef Burrito, Chalupa, and Ground Beef Enchilada

2L. Chile Ranchero


Chile Poblano stuffed with Queso Fresco wrapped with a strip of Carne Asada then topped with Ranchero Sauce and Carretas Cheese Dip.

3L. La Mexicana Lunch


Chicken Quesadilla, Ground Beef Enchilada and order of Rice

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4L. Lunch Chimichanga

Deep Fried folded burrito topped with Carreta's Cheese Dip served with rice and beans. Your choice of: Sh. Chicken, Gr. Beef, Mushroom $9.25 / Steak or Gr Chicken/ $10.25 / Shrimp $10.95.

5L. El Pepito Lunch


Carne Asada strip or Grilled Chicken Breast served with rice, beans and Pico de Gallo

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6L. Julio Cesar Salad Lunch


Chopped Romaine lettuce, grated parmesan cheese, croutons, Ceasar dressing. Your choice of: Gr. Chicken or Steak add $2.70 / Grilled Shrimp add $4.70

7L. Los Rancheros Lunch


2 overeasy eggs served along side a strip of Carne Asada over a corn tortilla. Accompanied by rice, beans and Pico de Gallo

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8L. Taco Salad Lunch

Hand made Taco salad shell filled with shredded lettuce, sour cream, choice of meat. Along with side of beans. Meat Choices are: Sh. Chicken, Gr. Beef or Mushrooms $10.95 / Steak 12.95 Grilled Chicken $11.95 combo Steak,Chicken, & Shrimp $12.95

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9L. Fajitas Lunch

Served with rice, beans, and order of tortillas. Choice of: Steak 12.95, Grilled Chicken 11.95 Mushroom 9.95 / Steak & Chicken $12.95/ Grilled Shrimp $13.50/ Combo Steak, Chicken & Shrimp. $13.95

10L. La Tapatia Lunch

Shredded Chicken Quesadilla served with sour cream and guacamole. Choice of: Spinach or Mushroom $7.25./ Shredded Chicken or Ground Beef $8.25 / Steak $9.95 or Grilled Chicken $9.25 / Grilled Shrimp. $10.25

11L. La Bamba


Ground Beef Enchilada, Ground Beef Burrito and Hard Taco


Choose from North of the Border Style: Flour tortilla with lettuce OR Traditional: Corn tortilla with cilantro and onion. Choice of meat: Carne Asada, Al Pastor, Grilled Chicken, Shrimp, Ground Beef or Shredded Chicken.

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A 35 cent to go fee may be added to your total by carreta's.

A 35 cent to go fee may be added to your total by carreta's.




De La Plancha

Wraps and Salads


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Kid's Menu

For kids 12 and under


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Lunch Hours

Daily10:00 - 3:00

Dinner Hours

Daily3:00 - 8:45
Friday  3:00 - 9:45


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