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El Cochinito Restaurant

€€ - €€€Latin, Cuban, Caribbean
3508 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026-2106
+1 323-668-0737
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 20:30 Hours
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean
€€ - €€€
3508 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026-2106
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I highly recommend their slow cooked pork. The portion was very generous and the flavours were out of this world. I wish this place was near my home in the UK. I’d be there all the time. The natillas for dessert were also great.

Thank EvitaKnits
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

El Cochinito is great place for legit Cuban food. Tucked inside a tight strip mall best bet for parking is on street (metered). Great service, friendly staff and nice vibe.

Thank fredyt3
Reviewed 7 April 2018

I don't usually eat cuban food, and am not a huge fan of pork in general, but this place was good! I can be picky sometimes with my cuisine, but essentially this was barbecue, in my eyes. I got a fantastic pork sandwich, and all...More

Thank bobbyjayjay2
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Friends who love this restaurant couldn't wait to take us there - and we had fun. Dishes are generous, the pork is excellent - the service is simple, as is the restaurant.

Thank Leona F
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I recently ate here on a Saturday afternoon after finally finding parking in this too crowded area of LA. Cute, lively space. I highly recommend ordering the Lechon Asado (slow roasted pork). It's sweet and tender and comes with rice and beans. If you are...More

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We tried their Lechon Asado (slow roasted pork), Sopa de Pollo (chicken soup) and Tostonas (crispy plantains). All were very good and tasty. The place is small and cozy but not fancy. The service was fast and efficient. Parking is limited but you can look...More

Thank BT993TT
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for a quick afternoon bite between lunch and dinner. Ordered the Cubano sandwich based on the menu description and recommendation from the server on the counter. I've never had a Cuban sandwich so my expectation was based on what I've seen on...More

Thank Rod102au
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here during our trip from Ireland. Great food - the Cuban sandwich was great and the pork unbelievable. The service was awesome - they were the nicest people and really informative. Hope to go back soon!

Thank mar777
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I was very surprised to find the small Cuban Restaurant in LA that had great food. The pork was very well seasoned, and I had a sandwich that I would have never thought of having, the Cochinito, pork, onions and plantains. It was delicious. My...More

Thank Carmen050
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

While visiting/vacationing in the Los Angeles, CA, we went searching for a different variety of food for dinner, other than the typical Mexican and Chinese food in our area. Just by chance we found El Cochinito, we were glad we did! This little restaurant is...More

Thank Kim M
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3508 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026-2106
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-668-0737
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