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Mexico City

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Central L.A
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2121 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-2003
+1 323-661-7227
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Today
17:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Wed - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Miami, Florida
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My ma is Mexican....and it's really hard to find good mexican food in the US...The food was really mexicano...not tex-mex...We LOVED it...Their Chile Relleno is the best! Kudos! Service was good too...loved it!

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Thank Mar A
Los Angeles
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

At first glance the place looks like an iffy diner, but once inside the atmosphere is casual but cool and the food is mighty tasty. They make much of their menu from scratch (proudly told to me by the bartender) and she was right. Homemade chips and salsa was a good start. I had 2 enchiladas, one with chicken, the... More 

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Thank singingbackup
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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231 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Mexico City restaurant is very popular and for good reason. It has a solid, pretty extensive Mexican cuisine menu with choices in every category. It's quaint and full of retro furniture, red vinyl seats and all. Parking exists in back of the restaurant but it is quite tight back there and only a few spaces marked for the restaurant, but... More 

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Thank lsihrofhhisc
Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

The servers were friendly and were familiar with how the dishes were made.. Great place to grab a bite.

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Thank munchingmavin
Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Amazing food, company, and most of all ambience. The margaritas are insane. This epic establishment is a mix of mod and mex.

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Thank Christy H
London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

We can after a recommendation by a local and we weren't disappointed. The staff were very polite. The food was quick the NACHOS were amazing and the rest of the dishes were as good. Totally recommended. .

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Thank Sipark79
Arlington, VA
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Wonderful little Mexican restaurant in Los Feliz! Great service, and excellent food. Lots of choices on their menu. Margaritas were delicious, and the steak fajitas are fantastic!

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Thank oooga
South Pasadena, United States
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Been eating here for years and years, and it's normally very good. Sometimes it's hit or miss, but the staple items are always great. I love the stuffed peppers. The salsas are super tangy...you will want to drink them they're so good. And that will come in handy since the bar has a stingy pour.

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Thank Chris F
London, United Kingdom
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184 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

A real treat. Well priced. Great solid Mexican food and drinks. Special dishes and really worth going to if you are in the area.

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Thank lulusailorgirl
Bronx, New York
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2015

Mexico City has so much to offer distant travelers like myself. The history of the city along with the friendly people and good weather make this one of my favorite cities to visit. The prices are cheap and the food and shopping are unique. Must visit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2121 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-2003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-661-7227

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?