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Abuelita's Mexican Restaurant

137 S Topanga Canyon Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90290-3146
+1 310-455-8788
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good29%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible17%
4 Aug 2017
“Interesting place.”
15 Mar 2017
“Great Salsa, Good Vibes, and Yummy Margaritas”
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££ - £££
137 S Topanga Canyon Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90290-3146
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Abuelita's (Which I believe means Grandma's) Is tucked away in Topanga Canyon it is fitted out in exposed timber and looks lived in ( in a nice way). Very mixed clientele and had good honest food. Staff were good and pleasant. Deserved 3.5 stars really

Thank ShibaInus
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I ate at this place last night and I've been up all night vomiting with food poisoning. My doctor thinks it's staph. I ordered the chile relleno with refried beans and rice. Someone in the kitchen is not washing his/her hands or they have bad...More

Thank tatin
Reviewed 15 March 2017

If you are hankering for a relaxing place to settle down for a margarita, some beer, and tasty Mexican food, in the heart of Topanga, this is the place for you. Not always the best service, but there are always seats, the salsa and chips...More

Thank Brady B
Reviewed 17 January 2017

If it was closer, this would definitely be among our favorite restaurants. But it's right in the middle of Topanga, with an appropriately rustic setting.

Thank Newsdoc
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The food : poor quality, poor presentation. However, the waiter was lovely. The atmosphere was pleasant.

Thank Veronique C
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

If they didn't have a bar, they would be out of business. One of the lowest quality Mexican food restaurants in Los Angeles. The lunch trucks are much better than this places food.

Thank Shane L
Reviewed 23 August 2016

really interesting and cool place with decent mexican fare- not as awesome as I would have hoped but good-

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 10 August 2016

after a terrible bump in the road abulitas is back to normal. it's been a favorite of ours for almost 20 years. i met my future husband there over tacos and checking the score on a boston red sox game ny yankees game and got...More

Thank kmalibu
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Good location and atmosphere but restaurant needs a shot in the arm. Guacamole and enchiladas were okay but nothing remarkable. We only ate there one night -Place has potential- perhaps it was an off night .

Thank Avalon19
Reviewed 20 June 2016

After having passed this place a zillion times we decided to have lunch there today and the service was extremely slow (and it was not that busy). Food was OK. Had the Cheese Enchiladas but nothing I would consider rushing back for.

Thank Mikepoly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 S Topanga Canyon Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90290-3146
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-455-8788
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