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El Tepeyac

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812 N Evergreen Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033-2620
+1 323-267-8668
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06:00 - 21:45
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Sun 06:00 - 21:45
Mon - Tue 06:00 - 20:00
Wed - Thu 06:00 - 21:45
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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Anaheim, California
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74 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an original family owned Mexican restaurant it's the real deal. It's like going to your family to eat. Food is authentic and the burrito can feed a small family. It's a small place for indoor seating and there's usually a line to get in but worth the wait. They do have outdoor seating for food picked up at... More 

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Thank Dan D
Alhambra, California
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most native Angelenos who know and love Mexican food know El Tepeyac on Evergreen St. in East Los Angeles. You will not be disappointed in the size of the burritos, and for a challenge, order a Manny's Special. Most people share it because you will need the help eating alone. The food is fresh, homemade style, delicious, and served hot.... More 

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Thank ThomasH_traveling
Bakersfield, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I searched Yelp for the best chile verde in the Los Angeles area and was pointed in this direction. I arrived and anticipated a scrumptious delight in my go-to of chile verde. I noted the restaurant was packed and figured how I could go wrong. The waitress brought out fresh, warm, and homemade chips which delightful. One thing was there... More 

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Signal Hill, California
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66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Once you've made the trek into East LA for Mexican food at El Tepeyac, anywhere else is Ho-Hum. Manuel's El Tepeyac is the Best Mexican food you can get. Put this place on your radar whenever you are in the area. Your tastebuds will not be disappointed. Try to avoid peak times such as 12noon & Sunday after church

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Thank LJC309
Pasadena, California
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37 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This East Los Angeles staple has been serving authentic Mexican food for more than 50 years. Huge Burritos, Tasty Tacos, Enchiladas, Taquitos and Combo Plates. Very friendly staff with both table and counter seating as well as a takeout window outside. A must eat if in Los Angeles!

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Thank dmasu2005
So. California
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184 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I have only ever had the burritos which are huge. Very fresh and tasty.Definitely could share a burrito . Not a ton of parking for this popular spot. Probably wouldn't go there at night as the neighborhood is sketchy.

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Thank captaingr
Marin County
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Wish I could get here more often, but I live far away. Every time I am in LA I try to find a way to eat here. Best burrito ever. It's the gold standard.

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Thank Mmmariner9
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Mexican food at it's Best........Caught the Travel Channel on Sunday, January 15, 20017 "FOOD PARADISE" it was number two on the show out of eight best Mexican Eats across America. So happy to make the drive from Venice Beach.

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Thank tflem61
Garden Grove
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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

My husband and I have been going to El Tepeyac for over 15 years and the food is always delicious and a lot of it We both like the Manuels burrito but share it with an Oder of guacamole

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Thank Olivia D
Boulder City, Nv
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321 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Dropped by Manuels El Tepeyac with the wife as she had never been there before. She was a little worried because of the neighborhood, from what she has seen on TV. I told her don't worry we will be ok. After sitting down and looking around she said this place looks great. The chips and salsa were great. We both... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:45
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:45
Thursday
06:00 - 21:45
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 N Evergreen Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033-2620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-267-8668

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