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Feed Me video: La Fondita

La Fondita is a Mexican restaurant in Amagansett.

La Fondita is a Mexican restaurant in Amagansett. Credit: Newsday, 2008 / Thomas A. Ferrara

Despite its unassuming appearance, La Fondita is one of Long Island's top destinations for Mexican food. The south-of-the-border-contemporary interior offers a few counter stools, or eat outside at one of the picnic tables alongside the pond. 

Tacos are all first rate, including the savory carne asada (grilled steak), wrapped in a soft corn tortilla and topped with chopped onions and cilantro. Host Meredith Daniels gave the tacos a try.

Videojournalists: Mario Gonzalez and Meredith Daniels


 At La Fondita, you won't find anything fancy. But if you're craving authentic Mexican food on a beautiful summer's day, the search ends here. Located off of Montauk Highway, the road-trip worthy restaurant is easy to find, just look for the bright colors and satisfied faces. 

Want a more detailed review? Click here to read Newsday's review.
Looking for more international cuisine? Check out Feed Me's next video on August 17th, when we visit Michael Ginor, Great Neck's own culinary ambassador from Israel.