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Gracias Madre

€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin,
8905 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5605
+1 323-978-2170
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“flautas” (30 reviews)
“guacamole” (48 reviews)
“plantains” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8905 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5605
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Firstly, the name of the restaurant is so appealing. To read their mission and story was even more! When my husband and I walked in, the ambiance was just right. Very lovely layout, as well as romantic (we did go late at night, hence the...More

Thank AmiraMVel
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an amazing meal here. To me, if you're a meat eater and you go to a vegetarian restaurant and you don't miss the fact that there is no meat in your entree, then they have done their job. Gracias Madre was awesome! I...More

Thank Maya D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is very nice, great modern mexican decor and lovely people but food ( .... ) the cocktails are really good. If you come for drinks this is the place, if you come for good mexican food look somewhere else.

Thank Mateo C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is super trendy and serves excellent flavorful Mexican food without having to use meat. They also have a great bar and mixologists who can create cocktails using fresh healthy juices with the tequila or vodka. If you are in the neighborhood and have...More

Thank Fiona O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for lunch and everyone loved their choice of food. They have a great lunch deal that I would recommend getting. I went against my instincts and only ordered 1 plate, but the portion size for lunch, I should have gotten their $20...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant will change anyone's mind about whether or not to become a vegan! When my brother-in-law suggested Gracias Madre, a vegan Mexican restaurant, I laughed and considered it an inconceivable contradiction in terms. The food is wonderful. Beautiful outdoor space...a little loud in the...More

Thank Alamosa2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tequila menu, although vast, was not terribly adventurous. However, the food was absolutely delicious. We started with the guacamole and crab cakes. Both outstanding. Followed it with the salad special consisting of persimmon and pomegranate. It was fresh and beautifully balanced. Our entrees were...More

Thank Noah C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In from out of town and was recommended to try this place since I love vegan and Mexican food. I was blown away. I’m pretty flexible with my diet so I don’t adhere to being just vegan but will try to if possible. This was...More

Thank Tim_the_third
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went three times in April. This time we had an okay table. No big deal, the hostess lacked enthusiasm and warmth. Our server was not the kindest soul. Our servers in April were amazing! Food and drinks are always amazing! Happy hour is always...More

Thank S-Badventures
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at Gracias Madre for a family of eight (all adults) made for a delightful family get-together. The food was excellent, although servings were a little on the light side. But everything was delicious. Our waiter was very nice and had a good mastery of...More

Thank ChasK3
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Alan P
28 October 2016|
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Response from Bryan G | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. I didn't ask. The food is great though. Best vegetarian food I've had.
Terri C
4 August 2016|
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Response from myownreviews | Reviewed this property |
This is Los Angeles.. Casual..all the time.
Terri C
4 August 2016|
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Response from Carolina T | Reviewed this property |
I would say smart casual... it's a pretty informal but cool place..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8905 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5605
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-978-2170
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