Tag Archives: Mexican Food

PEZ CANTINA SERVES UP GREAT MEXICAN FOOD IN DTLA’S FINANCIAL DISTRICT, BUT WHY DO THEY HAVE TO CHARGE FOR CHIPS AND SALSA?

Okay, when Pez Cantina first opened back in 2015, our first dining experience there was disappointing.  That was almost two years ago, but back then I promised to give the place another try, and I have.  Since then I have eaten there a … Continue reading

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CASA LA DONA MEXICAN RESTAURANT IN DTLA OFFERS UP 18 DIFFERENT SALSAS EVERY DAY

When you are craving Mexican food in DTLA, you have a wide range of options.  If you want a nice Mexican restaurant with table service, you can head to Mezcalero, El Cholo, B.S. Taqueria or Tabachines  If you are looking for a more … Continue reading

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WHITE BOY TACOS GETS A PERMANENT HOME IN DTLA

For about a year, Ben McMillan set up his White Boy Taco cart along Broadway in DTLA catering to the hungry late-night munchie crowd and the neighborhood homeless population.  He used Instagram and other social media platforms to alert people … Continue reading

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EL CHOLO MEXICAN RESTAURANT SERVES THE BEST ENCHILADAS IN DTLA (ACCORDING TO MY HUSBAND)

When I’m craving Mexican food I often overlook El Cholo Mexican Restaurant near L.A. Live.  For some reason, I think of El Cholo as a tourist restaurant and I avoid it.  Well, that’s not the case for my husband.  He loves … Continue reading

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TAKE A TRIP TO SONORATOWN IN DTLA FOR SOME DELICIOUS MEXICAN FOOD

There are lots of taquerias in and around Downtown Los Angeles that serve Mexican food. Many of them dish up the same old things, but the menu at the new restaurant called Sonoratown is different.  Sonoratown is a taqueria that … Continue reading

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MEZCALERO ON BROADWAY SERVES UP AWESOME TACOS AND THE BEST MARGARITAS IN DTLA

There’s a new restaurant/bar on Broadway, just south of 5th Street.  It’s called Mezcalero… and it’s awesome.  DTLAexplorer was excited to get invited to preview the menu before the official grand opening on Friday.  The place specializes in all things … Continue reading

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CHICAS TACOS SERVES UP DELICIOUS GOURMET FLAVORS IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES

If you have driven up Olive Street in Downtown Los Angeles lately, you have probably noticed a cute little building between 7th and 8th streets.  It’s the the home of DTLA’s newest taco stand called Chicas Tacos.  Chicas’ tacos are … Continue reading

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ROSA MEXICANO HAS AWESOME GUACAMOLE, BUT THE FOOD IS BORING

Is it just me, or is anyone else always disappointed in the food at Rosa Mexicano at L.A. Live?  With the exception of their guacamole (which is awesome), the food there is just boring.  It’s not bad, just bland.  I recently … Continue reading

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CRAB, VEGAN & PAELLA FESTIVALS ALL COMING TO DTLA

Do you love a good food festival?  Well, get ready because there are three very different food festivals coming to Downtown Los Angeles in the weeks ahead.  These festivals will be serving up unlimited crab legs, paella and beer… lots of beer! 

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TORTA COMPANY CREATES DELICIOUS MEXICAN SANDWICHES IN FIG AT 7TH FOOD HALL

The people behind Lotería Grill have a spin-off restaurant called Torta Company.  Right now the only Torta Company location is inside the Taste Food Hall in the lower level of the Fig at 7th shopping complex.  There’s a Lotería Grill counter … Continue reading

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