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El Abajeno

4515 Inglewood Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230-5858
+1 310-390-0755
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“tostada” (2 reviews)
“vegetarian” (2 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
4515 Inglewood Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230-5858
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I remember coming here since I was a small child and after going to a VHS store nearby. I'm glad they are still in business and I was able to take my children. The food was delicious, I like the way it's set up also.

Thank Cordica1
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This was the most amazing mexican food I have ever had!!!! I was visiting my sister in Culver City. I wish I could eat here more often!!!! The breakfast was so reasonably priced and everything was so fresh! You have to not judge by the...More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

My friend and I were trying to find a cheap place to eat in the area and decided on El Abajeño (after seeing its good reviews and convenient location). Admittedly, when we first arrived, we were a little apprehensive; El Abajeño is on the corner...More

Thank Ciara R
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We had gone with another couple and ordered the Vegetarian tostada, Vegetarian burrito and cheese quesadilla.The place was crowded, but service was prompt and efficient. We liked the fact that we could get both green & red salsa, pico de gallo, cilantro, chilies etc. on...More

Thank ChiKri
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I was recommended to come to this place because my friend said that the burritos are "huge". With a bit of doubt but the desire for great food, my son and I drove out here from Perris, CA. OMG! They were so right! This burrito...More

Thank kelliducloux1
Reviewed 28 June 2016

From the outside, it really doesn't look like much, but this place has some of the best Mexican food I have ever had. We used to live right by here, and now that we live far away it's something we crave and really miss. We...More

Thank B902
Reviewed 26 May 2016

My husband and I took note of the recommendations of other reviewers and got the tostada. I'm glad we did as El Abajeno piles on authentic Mexican goodness with amazing jalapenos all served on fresh tortilla chips. A lot of food for a great price.

Thank Yoper
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We stopped in for dinner and were concerned because it was about 6:30 PM and we were the only customers. That soon changed as many take out customers and several dine in customers arrived. They serve large portions of good Mexican food at a fair...More

Thank Norm_Nice_Guy
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

My husband grew up around the corner and every time we're back in the neighborhood, we stop here for a meal and a large order of carnitas taquitos to go. He loves the tostadas and chilaquiles, our son gets a burrito, and our daughter and...More

Thank cabowithkids
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Always a line, but a very good sign. Delicious and inexpensive authentic Mexican food. The burritos and nachos are gigantic!

Thank Susan K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4515 Inglewood Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230-5858
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
  • Phone Number: +1 310-390-0755
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