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El Abuelo Restaurant

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452 North Maclay Avenue, San Fernando, CA 91340
+1 818-365-8283
08:00 - 20:00
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Sat 09:00 - 20:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

I wanted some "chilaquiles" and the wife and I went on our little exploration trip to this place. Mind you, all we had was an internet result that they served what I was in the mood for. So, we drove there in the rain and parked in front of restaurant. Opened the door and found a place that is welcoming,... More 

Thank Pedro M
San Fernando, California
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Family owned. Delicious food. great service. Parking and entrance in back of the building. Fair prices.

Thank Gabriellinni12014
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22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Overall, place is clean, restroom needs to be updated, Quezo fundido is delish, homemade tortillas, friendly staff, keep the good work.

Thank og b
Malibu, California, United States
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615 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

This is my favorite Mexican lunch spot in the San Fernando Valley. Very good food, reasonable prices, comfortable setting, friendly, relaxed service with two big screen tv's for watching soccer matches, or whatever else happens to be of interest. One of the rare places that serves goat and I highly recommend it. Good for Families, lunch with business associates and... More 

Thank Thomas S
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38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2013

We've followed El Abuelo through two locations and two families of owners. I can't even begin to say how much we love the place, and how friendly the staff is, but come back a few times and soon you'll be sharing family photos and family milestones with the staff. The food is the best Mexican food I've found in town.... More 

Thank halobb
San Fernando, California
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50 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2012

Being a master chef I decided to go with my wife Globey to eat. We ordered the Mole Pueblano which I enjoyed very much and she ordered chile verde. The chile verde had no nopales so it tasted very different than what we were use to. The taquito appetizers was amazing. We loved it very much and the ambience is... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2008

pretty good mexican food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 452 North Maclay Avenue, San Fernando, CA 91340
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Fernando
  • Phone Number: +1 818-365-8283

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