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Gloria's Cafe

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Westside
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
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10227 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90034-5902
+1 310-838-0963
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time having dinner here. Twice, I have had great service, great food, and great drinks! Some of my friends have come here after receiving my recommendations. They enjoyed the traditional Salvadorian cuisines.

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Thank Adolfo R
Level Contributor
40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I have been dining at Gloria's for over 5 years. They have some very good dishes. My two favorites are the 7 Seas Soup and the Carne Adobada dinner. The portions are a good size. The problem sometimes is the service is not organized. Recently I received my dinner and the corn tortillas did not come out for about another... More 

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Thank Richard L
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

For those of you who have read my previous reviews, you know I shoot straight from the hip: no nonsense – just the facts. There are some tell-tell signs if a restaurant is good or not: a full parking lot or being unable to get a reservation. Gloria’s is located in a strip mall with limited parking; but here’s what... More 

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Thank Michael B
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Gloria's is a great hidden gem right on the edge of Culver City in Los Angeles. My two favorite dishes are the seven seas soup and the Carne Adobada. There sangria is quite tasty as well. A warning on Saturday nights they can get busy so there can be a wait.

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Thank Richard L
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

I was a little hesitant when I asked about gluten-free food on the menu, but the staff said nothing had wheat added to it (except the wheat tortillas, obviously) and no soy sauce. They were familiar with the term, which is more than I could say for nearby Versailles. The menu has a lot of standard Mexican but I opted... More 

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Thank traveleranon330
Hawaii
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

I travel from Las Vegas to LA and I stop by to check on Glorias cafe as I watched it from Triple D. My expectation is high but this place disappoint me. Food were average as I can eat at any Salvadorian restaurant. The worst thing is they charge for a small scoop of sour cream that you eat with... More 

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Thank Kornrudee C
Los Angeles, California
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Good service, delicious food, extensive menu. Lovely! My boyfriend loves carnitas. But I love the Pupas and the Salvadorean Tamales. It's a great mix of Mexican and Salvadorean food. Bueno!

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Thank lisathetraveller
Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

I love the staff at Gloria's; in particular, the guy (so sorry I am forgetting his name) with the handlebar mustache is my favorite. Gloria and her sister are often seen on the floor as well. Gloria's is quick, delicious, local - and a great place to bring your friends from out of town who want to try something delicious.... More 

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Thank Allison M
Northridge
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

A friend of Phoenix visited. We all ate the seven sea soup here and in Mexico when on vacation but this one in Gloria's Cafe we all rated #1. Thank you Rene' for the great food and service!

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Thank vyordanova
Torrance, California
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130 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

We don’t get to Gloria’s much, which is an unfortunate thing. Set back from the street on a stretch of Venice Blvd in Palms, it’s pretty easy to whiz on past and miss the place entirely. Our first visit, it was pouring rain and the place was packed. Parking was nonexistent in the lot (there’s shared, off-street parking out front... More 

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Thank Gail G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10227 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90034-5902
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-838-0963

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