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5300 E Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90022-4029
+1 323-260-4700
Today
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri 10:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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California
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75 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I came here for the first time for an office lunch. The building was beautiful inside - amazing original wood and iron work and tons of unique artwork (they have a gallery upstairs also). The main dining hall has super high ceilings so it give a very nice open feel to the place. The food was outstanding. There are plenty... More 

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Thank ballofur2003
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Tamayo is an oddly placed little restaurant in Commerce, CA. It is a restaurant and art gallery. The food is plentiful but expensive. I always order an appetizer because the full menu items are too much food. They have the best guacamole I have ever tasted. It's a great place for a business lunch, or a get together. Just be... More 

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Thank Suzie M
Knoxville, Tennessee
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79 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

We were here with a group, and the service was excellent. We had appetizers and drinks. The Sangria was great! I had the steak and cheese enchilada, and it was a huge plate of deliciousness. Others in our group raved over the shrimp enchiladas. Neat building, cool art and great setting. Would I return & recommend-Definitely!

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Thank twowisekids
Chicago, Illinois
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160 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

Four of us went for a week night dinner and were seated right away. EXCELLENT homemade tortilla chips -- thin and light and perfected salted. Prickly pear margaritas. Mango margaritas. Jalapeno margaritas. Good service. Large portions reasonably priced. Interesting art, the restaurant includes an art gallery upstairs.

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Thank smdyl
Aruba
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to eat lunch and have business meetings. I have been eating here for years and this is my first review for Tamayo although have have deserved great reviews from me in the past I only joined Trip Advisor last year. If you haven't been put it on your short list with El Cholo.

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Thank RacerBruce4
Atlanta, Georgia
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

Stopped in on a quick business lunch. Where told there would be a 25 minute wait (Holiday office lunches) but we were seated in about 10 minutes. Although it took a few more minutes for our server to greet us (Holiday office lunches) he was very apologetic and responsive once we connected. While I do not have a spicy food... More 

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Thank MercerBarnes
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

I have been going there since the place opened, I have hosted many parties and meetings there and everyone loves the place , location and food and drinks If you love Art Paintings this place is a MUST !

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Thank Bob R
Salt Lake City, Utah
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

My friend and I dined at Tamayo in Los Angeles today. Happy and attentive service, superb salsas (three excellent versions), and distinct fine Mexican food. I had a delicious shrimp enchilada with steamed vegetables,while my colleague had a spinach enchilada (vegan). Both perfectly cooked and beautifully presented.

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Olympia, Washington
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Sumptuous Mexican lunch! This restaurant was a real surprise! The waitstaff was attentive and timely with our orders even during a busy, very full lunch hour. The atmosphere is open and friendly with interesting artwork. The portions were generous and the salsas were terrific. I grew up not far from this area and this was a real treat.

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Waterville, Ohio
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015

The service and food is always great! Was just here for lunch and had the pollo mole. Very good food. The art makes for an interesting experience.

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Thank briannunya

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5300 E Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90022-4029
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-260-4700

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