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El Tepeyac

812 N Evergreen Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033-2620
+1 323-267-8668
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“burrito” (71 reviews)
“taquitos” (15 reviews)
“guacamole” (26 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
812 N Evergreen Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033-2620
Neighbourhood: Central L.A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go here. Friendly staff and good food. Old school. Highly recommended by locals. Now we know why, too. I like this kind of place. Small restaurant with attentive people who obviously enjoy working here and preparing food for their customers. Would go here over any...More

Thank 10truck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an original family owned Mexican restaurant it's the real deal. It's like going to your family to eat. Food is authentic and the burrito can feed a small family. It's a small place for indoor seating and there's usually a line to get...More

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Most native Angelenos who know and love Mexican food know El Tepeyac on Evergreen St. in East Los Angeles. You will not be disappointed in the size of the burritos, and for a challenge, order a Manny's Special. Most people share it because you will...More

Thank ThomasH_traveling
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I searched Yelp for the best chile verde in the Los Angeles area and was pointed in this direction. I arrived and anticipated a scrumptious delight in my go-to of chile verde. I noted the restaurant was packed and figured how I could go wrong....More

Thank Bware717
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Once you've made the trek into East LA for Mexican food at El Tepeyac, anywhere else is Ho-Hum. Manuel's El Tepeyac is the Best Mexican food you can get. Put this place on your radar whenever you are in the area. Your tastebuds will not...More

Thank LJC309
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This East Los Angeles staple has been serving authentic Mexican food for more than 50 years. Huge Burritos, Tasty Tacos, Enchiladas, Taquitos and Combo Plates. Very friendly staff with both table and counter seating as well as a takeout window outside. A must eat if...More

Thank dmasu2005
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I have only ever had the burritos which are huge. Very fresh and tasty.Definitely could share a burrito . Not a ton of parking for this popular spot. Probably wouldn't go there at night as the neighborhood is sketchy.

Thank captaingr
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Wish I could get here more often, but I live far away. Every time I am in LA I try to find a way to eat here. Best burrito ever. It's the gold standard.

Thank Mmmariner9
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Mexican food at it's Best........Caught the Travel Channel on Sunday, January 15, 20017 "FOOD PARADISE" it was number two on the show out of eight best Mexican Eats across America. So happy to make the drive from Venice Beach.

Thank tflem61
Reviewed 15 January 2017

My husband and I have been going to El Tepeyac for over 15 years and the food is always delicious and a lot of it We both like the Manuels burrito but share it with an Oder of guacamole

Thank Olivia D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:45
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:45
06:00 - 21:45
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 N Evergreen Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033-2620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-267-8668
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