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Tacos POR Favor

1406 Olympic Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404-3803
+1 310-392-5768
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“burrito” (11 reviews)
“tacos” (19 reviews)
“al pastor” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
1406 Olympic Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404-3803
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Their food was great, but I had my 2 year old. And they had no high chairs. Great food! But the food was really good, and it had a fun atmosphere.

1  Thank Myndie C
Reviewed 8 November 2016

My wife and I had recently traveled to Ensenada, Mexico for our honeymoon. We visited an award winning taco stand and had the best tacos we've ever had. Fast forward a few days and we visited Tacos Por Favor. We were not let down. The...More

1  Thank Trexxx_99
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We love Mexican food and especially the little hole-in-the-wall places so my son took us here for dinner when we were visiting and it did not disappoint. Place was packed. Chips and salsa was great and so was our food. Closes around 8 so you...More

1  Thank playamomma
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We order fronm Tacos Por Favor often, always fresh and delish. Lilly and Henry are #1 we are very satisfied at our law firm. I'm personally hispanic this is the real deal when it comes to authentic Mexican food. Love it!

1  Thank Irma C
Reviewed 19 August 2016

They actually have 3 locations: West LA, Santa Monica, and Venice. The Venice operation is smaller than the Santa Monica one, but the quality is fairly consistent. The tacos and the burritos are very good, the chile relleno is only "good". I also confirm the...More

1  Thank Thoi D
Reviewed 26 June 2016

This place was the real deal. Real Mexican food with real Mexican people working at the restaurant. Being from Chicago, I have become real picky with Mexican food and cannot tolerate it if it's bad or just mediocre. (New York for instance, doesn't tend to...More

1  Thank Erika G
Reviewed 22 June 2016

How much details can one go into when praising a taqueria? The ingredients are fresh, the service is friendly and the portions are generous. I usually go for the Mahi Tacos, but also recommend Pastor (roast pork) in any form you like, if that's your...More

1  Thank SonOfClovis
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We love Tacos Por Favor. We just went back this weekend and as always it was great. We usually just order to go but you can eat there. The tacos are the best and I just love the burritos. Their chips are super tasty. Tacos...More

1  Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Family owned and operated, very nice staff and super tasty food. I love the crispy tacos, you can't go wrong with them, not the spot for burittos IMO, but the tostada and many other dishes are great too. portions are not huge, so if you're...More

1  Thank kookat456
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Low key, stand in line to order. Very casual. Delicious tacos. Not expensive, quick service. Across from police station on olympic. Pool hall next door.

1  Thank 1traveladdictblog
Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1406 Olympic Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404-3803
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-392-5768
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