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Rodeo Mexican Grill

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1721 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015-1003
+1 213-738-5252
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07:00 - 23:00
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Seoul, South Korea
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had Mexican food in 4 different continents and many different countries and this was one of the best I have experienced. I had the carne asada which was fantastic. It was so good in fact that I went to another one of their locations on West Sunset just to see if it was a fluke and it was... More 

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Thank Fred A
Silver Spring, Maryland
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679 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Ate here for breakfast twice when I visited Los Angeles. Restaurant seemed like an authentic Mexican restaurant with vibrant decor. Service was excellent and meals came quickly! The waiters were very polite. I had their Huevos Rancheros (which I highly recommend). However they also do French Toast (the best in the local area), goes best with sausages and bacon. I... More 

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Thank Steve Y
Sacramento, CA
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190 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Servings were most impressive and my carne asada was actually done "medium rare." My companion's chicken was a full half-chicken and equally generous serving size. Everything was truly "real Mexican" and a FAR, FAR cry from Taco Bell, though one still orders at the counter, but the food is brought to your table.

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Thank gparrott
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing breakfast omelet, they gave me a lot of hash brown. And I enjoyed the free Pico de gallo.

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Thank Vlad G
Burlington, Canada
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180 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Decent Mexican food but seemed a bit pricey. Perhaps due to the location close to downtown LA. Not particularly good or bad.

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Thank Don_Kovacs
Vancouver, Canada
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed close to this restaurant, checked out the reviews, and gave it a try. The food was very good. My husband and I both had the Chile rellano and guacamole. The atmosphere was nice and the staff was friendly. The only down side was the fast food lay out. It would have been nice to have a server.

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Thank Karen M
Whangarei, New Zealand
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203 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Good inexpensive breakfast with good choice of Mexican as well as U.S. food selections. Staff young but good, simple decor but clean.

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Thank Bernard R
Quebec City, Canada
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Friendly staff who cares. Quality meals at reasonable prices. Nice meat. Good cocktails. For a casual lunch or dinner, it is a nice place to eat.

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Thank ProfRichelieu
Ehningen, Germany
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88 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

I ordered the huevos rancheros. Top notch. I loved their condiment bar and the portion was huge. Great value for your money. We plan on returning.

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Thank Arkobello
Inland Empire
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Was in LA for an EXPO. Wanted some place close to the convention center. Checked this place out and it was worth it. It was fast, and the food was great. We knew we hit pay dirt when we realized this place was where all the locals go. It was packed, but we were still able to get a table,... More 

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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
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1721 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015-1003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-738-5252

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