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Echo ParkDowntown LA
Angel's Tijuana Tacos is a fantastic all-around taco stand with multiple locations throughout LA, including Echo Park.
Nikko DurenJanuary 23, 2023
Leo's Tacos is one of the most dependable taco trucks in LA.
Brant CoxOctober 6, 2022
Healthy, organic Mexican in Venice.
Garrett SnyderSeptember 30, 2022
This plant-based, organic Mexican pop-up in Koreatown serves incredible tacos on hand-pressed blue corn tortillas.
Nikko DurenSeptember 30, 2022
Sugar Taco is a casual plant-based Mexican spot in West Hollywood with delicious seitan carne asada and jackfruit carnitas.
Sylvio MartinsSeptember 30, 2022
Doomie's NextMex is a Hollywood strip mall spot that makes an excellent vegan Baja-style fish taco.
El Cocinero is a barebones strip mall spot in Van Nuys that serves vegan Mexican lunch options, including great tacos.
Hijo De Su Madre is a casual, counter-service vegan Mexican spot with a Yucantan-inspired menu.
Cena Vegan is a plant-based taco vendor known for its seitan “meats,” like pollo asado, carne asada, and al pastor.
Angel’s Tijuana Tacos is a fantastic all-around taco stand with multiple locations throughout LA.
Garrett SnyderSeptember 22, 2022
South Los Angeles
Barbacoa Estilo Taxco is a weekend pop-up vendor that serves amazing lamb barbacoa in South LA
Los Güichos is a cash-only taco truck in South Central, serving some of the best al pastor we’ve ever had.
Brothers Cousins Tacos on Sawtelle is the late-night taco kingpin of the Westside.
Los Dorados is a tiny food trailer in Highland Park that only makes one thing: excellent taco dorado
Tacos El Negro is a fantastic taco shop in South Gate and Bell Gardens that specializes in Jalisco-style tacos al vapor.
Tacos Los Poblanos in South LA is one of the city's best stands for Tijuana-style tacos.
South El Monte
Taco Nazo is an East LA chain that serves excellent Baja-style fish tacos.
Sylvio MartinsSeptember 21, 2022
Sonoratown Mid-City is the second location of the famous Downtown taqueria and has very easy parking.
Brant CoxSeptember 14, 2022