Effective March 17, 2020 per Governor Walz's orders our dining area will be closed until further notice. We will be offering takeout during this time. All you have to do is call us to place your order.

In addition, we want to ensure you that your health and well-being are our top priorities. We are focused on providing you and our employees with a safe environment. To this end we are following all heath officials' advice and screening all employees before work and insisting anyone showing signs of illness stay home. Our entire staff is diligent with hand washing and wearing new gloves when handling all products.

Providing you with courteous service and high quality freshly prepared food in a sanitary environment continues to be our goal. We thank you for your patronage and look forward to serving you.!

It's Always a Fiesta at Our Local Mexican Restaurant

We're a hop, skip and a jump from downtown Thief River Falls, MN

It used to be hard to find great Mexican food north of the border, but not anymore. The owners of Las Ranitas are proud to share authentic Mexican cuisine with the Thief River Falls, MN community.

Our local Mexican restaurant is the place to go for...

  • Sizzling steak fajitas
  • Tasty taco salads
  • Crunchy nachos

Visit Las Ranitas today to enjoy the best of Mexican cuisine in Thief River Falls, MN. Come hungry - we serve large portions.

We also offer catering services. Call 218-681-0644 now to place your order.

See what's for lunch

Looking for a Mexican restaurant with lunch specials? You've come to the right place. At our local Mexican restaurant, you can take a break from your busy schedule by...

Sipping a margarita or glass of wine

Cracking open a cold one with friends

Chowing down on great Mexican food

Our lunch specials are affordable, so you won't feel guilty for treating yourself.

Recognize these friendly faces?

Owners Luis and Heidi Ortiz used to work at Las Ranitas before taking over the business in 2014. You can still find them chatting with customers and preparing authentic Mexican food from scratch.

Read their story on the About Us page.