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Henry's Tacos

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11401 Moorpark St, Los Angeles, CA 91604
+1 818-769-0343
09:00 - 21:00
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Luquillo, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited Henrys Tacos because i read the reviews here on Trip Advisor and let me tell you it is good, the tacos were great but you have to try the rice, it was delicious.

Thank irisflores
Alta Loma, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2013

I watched Henry build the building when I was a boy. It was always a favorite in everyone's book. Yes, before Taco Bell this was the only American Style Mexican food to find in Studio City or North Hollywood. Adam 12 and Dragnet used this location several times as well as being a fast meal for many of the actors... More 

Thank ahdiii
Los Angeles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2013 via mobile

Just up the street. Saved by a new landlord. Great ground beef tacos. The beans and rice together are fantastic. Don't forget the hot sauce.

Thank Steve D
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2012

We read about this place in the newspaper. Henry's was established in the hey day of L.A.s drive in style restaurants, in the early 1960s. Typical walk up window, order your food and either take it to go or sit at their 4-5 benches & tables to eat your food. Tacos, tostadas, burritos, chili and rice and beans. Good $2... More 

Thank ZumaDawg
Rockwall, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2012

But then there's history--and chili--and a few other offerings of what you'd expect from a small corner place. This was a very early evening stop before a late night dinner and we arrived just as a line was forming. Chili tasted wonderful on a cold, late afternoon, and the taco was, well a taco, and a good, fresh crispy one... More 

Thank RockMamaD
San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2012

I have some form of 'graffiti' on most tables...I've been eating here since I was a wee one... :) And when in LA, I eat here all the time. It's a landmark.

Thank tcufaude
Santa Monica, California
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2011

Henry’s Beef Taco was clean, it was crisp, very uniform, delightfully greasy, and seemingly fresh. If you have ever watched a fast food commercial, you’ll know that the food looks completely perfect while in real life it always looks like crap. This taco looks like it could star in a Taco Bell commercial (while in real life you know you’re... More 

Thank Greaseweek
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2008

greasy hole in the wall but good.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2008

Greasy and GOOD!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2008

I'm sure this place is dear to the heart for some people, but it seems to be for the sentimental value rather than the food. I lived a block away for a while and finally had to see what the fuss was about. The taco (while not bad at all) reminded me of the kind your mom would make for... More 

Thank Dru M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11401 Moorpark St, Los Angeles, CA 91604
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-769-0343

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