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Camacho's Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
+1 818-622-3333
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
$$ - $$$
100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chicken enchilada had partially shredded chicken not fully shredded. The cheese enchilada was quite spicy. The service was ok. We had to find the waiter to get the check.

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Able to accommodate our party quickly with no reservations (we’d called earlier but they said they don’t take reservations and we wouldn’t need one.) complimentary chips and salsa were yummy. Drinks came quickly. Service was good but not great. Food was good but not great...More

Thank SMGleb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not sure if all vacationers would agree; however, our trip was in late January, 2018, and we were pleasantly surprised at the prices (equal to prices of restaurants in the suburban counties outside LA). Portions were great; service outstanding. I rate it at least 4...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

2nd time at this restaurant and it didn’t disappoint. Chips and salsa to start are complimentary and warm chips with a spicy salsa. Not for the faint at heart. Really good. Had the Santa Monica enchiladas and they were good. Great portion size. Kids beef...More

Thank Zed26
Reviewed 16 November 2017

My daughter and I left Universal Studios to find some food, as the park was ridiculously crowded on a recent Saturday. Happy us, we stumbled onto Camachos. Service was excellent, food was tasty, and the fountain patio quite peaceful. It was the respite and fortification...More

Thank Monica C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We met up with some friends here at the CityWalk...we put our name in for 6 adults and a baby and they told us 45 min; not surprising for a Saturday night. However, it was way shorter than 45 min and we missed our name...More

Thank LyndseyKnoy
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We chose this restaurant because everyone in our family likes Mexican cusine. Unfortunately, we should have kept walking. The service wasn't the best. I waited a long time to actually place my drink order and everyone else at the table was served their drinks. Mine...More

Thank Michel G
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I had the carnitas dinner. It was served with a spicy Smokey sauce. It was ok. It is a great tourist restaurant at city walk but there a lot of better restaurants in town that are great

Thank wvillamil
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Just eaten here. Food was not great, and I am sure the beer was watered. 12 dollars plus tax for tableside guacamole - I thought I had just ordered a bowl. When we tasted it, I had to add to it myself to make it...More

Thank Heydns
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

The food was ok. Nothing exciting. Margaritas were great! The hostess was unfriendly and seemed incredibly unhappy with her job. Although our waiter was quite friendly and attentive.

Thank Jen P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-622-3333
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Universal Studios Hollywood
Camacho's Cantina at Universal CityWalk epitomizes the energy, sights and sounds of the Universal Studios Hollywood scene. The Camacho's Cantina dining experience is famous for its vibrant atmosphere, live Mariachi performances, rocket fuel margaritas, friendly staff, and mouthwatering Mexican cuisine. Located in Fountain Court of CityWalk next to the leaping water fountain, and steps away from Universal Studios Theme Park, Camacho's Cantina is conveniently and centrally located.
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