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El Chavo

€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin, Spanish
4441 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6017
+1 323-664-0871
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
27 Apr 2016
“Great Mexican food!”
21 Dec 2015
“Old school since 1966”
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4441 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6017
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 27 April 2016

Yummy food at a great price. Awesome atmosphere and great service. Great Margaritas. Small menu but a good selection

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Old school restaurant since 1966. Over the decades I've passed this place located on Sunset Blvd and never bothered to dine here, what a mistake. The interior is dark with the perfect amount of lighting so you can at least see your food. Before we...More

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

This place is packed with people! Everything you expect from an old school Mexican restaurant! Filled with younger people from the Silver Lake area ... Very cool ... Service a little slow ... Nothing unusual but very good ...

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Very good basic mex resto, wonderful staff, outdoor seating. We loved the food and the service. My wife said the enchiladas were the best she has ever had. Micheladas available, choice of wheat or corn tortillas. Go.

Thank bwwst
Reviewed 2 July 2015

LA has endless Mexican Restaurants. But if you are in the Los Feliz area you can do worse than El Chavo set in the triangle of Sunset Dr. and Sunset Blvd. I ate there twice during my recent visit and with all the variety available...More

Thank Lynn J
Reviewed 11 June 2015

This place is next door to Tiki-Ti's (A bar with strong Tiki cocktails and no food) You need to eat or those drinks are going to mess you up. That is where El Chavo comes in. A casual Mexican restaurant next door. They have great...More

Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 6 June 2015

The standard margaritas are great, and the upgraded ones are even better -- traditional style -- on the rocks with salt.

Thank sandalfon
Reviewed 23 December 2014

El Chavo is one of the small Mexican Cafes that dot the Los Angeles foodie scene, and that represent the quality and variety of Mexican food in this city. El Chavo has good variety of food on offer but I particularly can recommend the Cheese...More

Thank Phil F
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Same old atmosphere, which I like. The food is really tired, jarred salsa+ cold chips.Waiters are nice. I had a grilled veggie tostada( $12) where the veggies were not grilled and mushy. Asked for Pico de Gallo and was brought a small bowl and was...More

Thank latool
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Since I was staying at El Tres Inn which is above El Chavo, and I love Mexican food, it was only logical that we have a meal there while I was visiting. The food was good, the service good with friendly staff. My only regret...More

Thank Lissa J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4441 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6017
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-664-0871
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