Posts Tagged ‘Mexican’

July 12, 2013 1

Guisados (Echo Park)

By in 05: Silver Lake + Echo Park, Favorite Food Entries

Guisados is hands down my favorite “new” restaurant in Los Angeles. This famous taquería originated in Boyle Height, and has since expanded to Echo Park. Watch for another outpost in Downtown LA soon. Guisados serves truly authentic tacos (not Tex-mex, not Cali-mex, it’s authentic flavors you would find in Mexico City) with fresh homemade tortilla. Their Horchata […]

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March 18, 2010 1

Chico’s (Highland Park)

By in 20: Highland Park

In an old post I asked if anyone knows any Mexican place in LA serves cafe de olla, a reader recommended Chico’s at Highland Park. At that time I wrote it down on my little notebook and soon after forgot about it. I’ve been craving Mexican food lately so I digged it up and decided […]

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March 11, 2010 1

Birrieria Jalisco (Boyle Heights)

By in 19: East LA

On the gold line we got out at the Mariachi Plaza station (for those who never been there, it’s a square where you can find local Mariachi musicians gathered around for hired. It feels very Mexico there.) There’re several restaurants nearby that’s worth checking out. We chose  Birrieria Jalisco, a restaurant that has been around […]

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December 17, 2009 3

Border Grill Truck

By in 21: Food truck

More food trucks! Popular Mexican restaurant Border Grill has joined in the rising food truck scene. I haven’t been to Border Grill before (only been to one of the owners’ other place: Street). My coworkers who live at the west side like the place but said it’s way too crowded all the time so they […]

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June 11, 2009 4

Loteria Grill (Hollywood)

By in 08: Hollywood, Favorite Food Entries

Everyone at work has been raving about the new-ish Loteria Grill on Hollywood Blvd ever since it opened late last year. I always missd the chance to go, either too busy at work or some other reasons. Last week was a co-worker’s birthday, so a big group of us went there for lunch to celebrate. […]