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Carreta's Grill Slidell

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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Phone Number

(985) 847 -0020

Delivery Hours

10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 7:45PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:45PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:45PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:45PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:45PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 8:45PM
10:45AM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 7:45PM
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Lunch Menu

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

1L. La Bamba


Ground Beef Enchilada, Ground Beef Burrito and Hard Taco

2L. La Mexicana Lunch


Chicken Quesadilla, Ground Beef Enchilada and order of Rice

3L. El Pepito Lunch


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

4L. Huevos Rancheros Lunch


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

5L. Fajitas Lunch

Served with rice, beans, and order of tortillas. Choice of:Steak 14.00, Grilled Chicken 13.00 / Grilled Shrimp $15.00/

6L. 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 $12.00 /Steak or Gr Chicken/ $12.00 / Shrimp $12.00

7L. Carreta's Special Lunch


Beef Burrito, Chalupa, and Ground Beef Enchilada

Chile Ranchero


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

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

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 12.95Grilled Chicken $11.95 combo Steak,Chicken, & Shrimp $12.95

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


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

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From the Grill

64. Fajitas

Our Famous Fajitas. Served with beans, rice, flour tortillas, sour cream, pico de gallo and guacamole. Your Choice of: Portabella Mushrooms $13.95/ Grilled Chicken $18.00/ Skirt Steak $19.00 Shrimp $20.00/ Texanas 20.00

65. Carne Asada


Our delicious seasoned Skirt Steak served with Sauteed onions, beans, rice, pico de gallo, sour cream, guacamole,and lettuce.

66. Pollo Loco


Grilled Chicken breast topped with spinach, asadero cheese, and onions. Served with side a Steamed veggie medley.

67. Molcajete Mar y Terra


Grilled steak, chicken breast, chorizo and grilled shrimp with Queso Fresco Chile Torreado in our signature Molcajete sauce. All served in a sizzling Molcajete bowl.

68. Parrillada De Campo


Serves 3-4 ppl. Carne Asada, Grilled Chicken Breast, and our house chorizo, along with 8 Grilled Shrimp. Served with rice, beans, sour cream, pico de gallo, bread, black beans, and guacamole.

69. Monterrey Shrimp Dinner

Grilled Jumbo Shrimp $15.25 served with Carreta's Cheese Dip, rice, and Steamed veggies

70. El Felipito


Our Carne Asada served on bed of Papas de Casa topped with asaderocheese and Grilled Portabella Mushrooms. Served with side of beans.

Fajitas for 2

Our Famous Fajitas. Served with beans, rice, flour tortillas, sour cream, pico de gallo and guacamole. Your Choice of: Portabella Mushrooms $26.00/ Chicken $26.00/ Steak $32.00/ Shrimp $34.00/ Chicken AND Steak $32.00/ Texanas(Shrimp, Chicken, and Steak) $34.00

Al Pastor Steak


Marinated then Grilled Pork Steak served with our Pineapple salsa Served with black beans, sour cream,and guacamole.

Soups and Salads

Burritos and Tacos

80. Fajita Burrito

Choice of Steak 18.00or Grilled Chicken, 18.00,rice, beans, grilled bell peppers, all wrapped in a flour tortilla. topped with Carretas Cheese Dip. Its a FAJITA ON DA GO.

81. Tacos Supreme


2 hard or Soft shell Tacos filled with lettuce, cheese, sour cream and tomatoes. Served with rice and beans.

82. Burrito con Queso


Our large burrito topped with Salsa Roja and our signature cheese dip. Choice of Ground Beef or Shredded Chicken

83. Tacos Carretas


Order of taqueria style tacos with choice of protein. Served with black beans.

84. Quesabirria Tacos


Birria style shredded beef tacos filled with melted cheese along with our house consomme broth.

85. Burrito Supreme Dinner


Ground Beef or Shredded Chicken and bean burrito. topped with shredded cheese, lettuce, sour cream, and guacamole.

86. California Burrito Dinner


Choice of our Taqueria meats, rice, beans, guacamole, onions, cilantro. All rolled into a Flour Tortilla

87. Burrito Verdes Dinner


Steak or Grilled Chicken burrito topped with Salsa Verde. Served with rice, beans, and Guaca Salad.

88. Baja Tacos


Order of Fried or Grilled Shrimp tacos on soft corn tortilla served with Pico de Gallo, Fresh Cabbage, then topped with our Chipotle dressing. Served with a Street Corn.

89. Tacos Poblanos


Cheese stuffed Poblano tacos with cilantro and onion. Served with a side of rice and your choice of protein.

Tex-Mex Burrito Dinner


Choice of any of our Taqueria meats, Lettuce, pico de gallo, Sour cream. All rolled up into a Flour Tortilla.

Burrito Vegetariano Dinner


Bean Burrito and Cheese Enchilada. Served with rice.

Carreta's Favorites

92. Carretas Special


Gr Beef Burrito, Gr Beef Enchilada, Chalupa, and Gr Beef Taco.

93. Enchilada Dinner


Two enchiladas served with rice and beans.

94. Chimichanga Dinner

Deep fried Burrito topped with Carretas Cheese Dip. Served with beans, rice, and Sour Cream over shredded lettuce. Choice of: Gr. Beef, Sh. Chicken $15.00/ Steak, $15.00 / Gr. Chicken $15.00/or Portabella Mushrooms $15.00/ Shrimp $15.00

95. Quesadilla Dinner

Choice of: Cheese, Ground Beef, Shredded Chicken, or Cheese $14.00 Steak 14.00 Grilled Chicken 14.00 or Shrimp 14.00 Served with rice and beans

96. Enchiladas Potosinas Dinner


3 Cheese Enchiladas with a piece of Carne Asada. Served with beans, Pico de Gallo, and side of Guacamole over lettuce.

97. Enchiladas Verdes Dinner


3 Steak or Gr. Chicken or steak enchiladas topped with Salsa Verde. Served with beans, rice,and side of sour cream over lettuce.

98. Burrito Dinner (Ground Beef)


Ground Beef Burrito topped with Enchilada sauce served with rice and beans.

99. La Mexicana


Quesadilla with your choice of meat, Ground Beef enchilada and order of rice.

100. Favorite Dinner


Cheese Enchilada, Gr. Beef Taco, rice and beans.

101. Veggie Quesadillas Dinner


Two Spinach or Portabella Mushrooms accompanied by a guacamole salad.

102. Carreta's Burger


8 oz. Black angus patty served on a Brioche bun. Topped with swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato and onions. Served with order of seasoned fries

103. Emperor Quesadilla


Large quesadilla with shrimp, chorizo and grilled onions. Served with sour cream over lettuce.

104. Tamales Locos


Two pork tamales served with rice and topped with ranchero sauce.

105. Pontchartrain Chicken


A local favorite made of grilled chicken breast served over a bed of rice topped with our Queso dip.

106. El Poblano


Cheese Chile Relleno, Cheese Enchilada, Gr. Beef Taco, rice and beans.

107. Chile Ranchero


Chile Poblano stuffed with Queso Fresco and wrapped with a piece ofCarne Asada. Served with side of rice.

108. Fried Quesadilla


Deep fried Masa pocket filled with Queso Chihiahua and filled with your choice of meat. Topped with sour cream and salsa verde.

109. Flautas Mexicanas


Four Chicken rolled and fried tacos topped with sour cream queso fresco and a creamy poblano salsa.

110. Carnitas


Chunks of slow cooked Pork Shoulder and grilled onions. served with beans, pico de gallo, and side of guacamole. Tortillas upon request.

111. Enchiladas Suizas


4 steak or chicken enchiladas topped with a green tomatillo salsa, sour cream and Swiss cheese.

Guaca Tacos


Soft Corn tortillas filled with our Housemade Guacamole. Served withsmall house salad. Wheat tortillas available upon request.

Plato Vegetarian Dinner


Cheese Enchilada, Chalupa. Served with Beans and rice.

114. Brochetas


2 Kebobs prepared with steak, grilled chicken and grilled shrimp, onions and bell peppers. Served with a side of fries.

115. Enchiladas Mineras


A traditional Mexican dish from the mining town of Guanajuato. These enchiladas are filled with cheese and onion and topped with lettuce, potato and carrots.

116. Enmolades


These delicious enchiladas are filled with shredded chicken and topped with our creamy Mole sauce, Queso Fresco and sour cream.

117. Mojo de Ajo


Grilled shrimp marinated and sauteed with butter and a delicious Garlic Mojo. Served with rice and veggie medley.

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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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