Serving Boone, Nevada and all of Central Iowa

Boone: 515-432-5100

Nevada: 515-382-2444

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Real Mexican Food


Banquet rooms are available for parties up to 50 people. Have your next party with us!

Carryout available. Call to ask about our house specialties.



La Carreta house specialties menu

If you've been craving authentic Mexican food, let us introduce you to our house specialty section of the menu. Meticulously prepared using fresh ingredients, these meals have been specially crafted by our chef for you.


Most of our meals are prepared with a mild flavor, but we'll bring you a dish of hot sauce if you'd like to spice it up. La Caretta has a full bar, so you can enjoy a margarita or beer with your meal.

Chori Pollo

Grilled chicken breast topped with chorizo and onions, served with rice, beans and tortillas

Alambre Dinner

Your choice of grilled beef or chicken with bell peppers, onions, tomatoes and pineapple, topped with melted cheese, served with a guacamole salad, rice, beans and choice of flour or corn tortilla

Chile Colorado

Tender sliced beef grilled with hot sauce, served with Mexican rice, beans and tortillas

Tacos de Carne Azada

Three steak tacos (corn or flour) served with refried beans, Spanish rice, tomatillo sauce and pico de gallo


Tender pieces of fried pork, Spanish rice and refried beans with guacamole salad, jalapeños and tortillas

Pollo La Carreta

Grilled chicken breast topped with onions, mushrooms and cheese, served with rice, beans and tortillas

Pollo Loco

A spicy, marinated grilled breast of chicken served with rice, lettuce, cheese, tomatoes and guacamole

Chile Verde

Tender pieces of pork in green sauce, served with rice, beans and tortillas

Burrito Fajitas

Ten-inch flour tortilla filled with either grilled chicken or beef and beans, topped with cheese dip, lettuce, tomatoes, guacamole and sour cream

Let us introduce you to Mexican Food. Not all Mexican Food is hot; all of our dishes are meticulously prepared with an authentic yet mild flavor. For those of you who like it hot, we put a dish of hot sauce on the table.


Margaritas, Beer, Mixed Drinks, Appetizers, Salads, Vegetarian Choices and Desserts, Also Banquet Rooms Are Available For Parties Up To 50 People