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The Best Restaurants In South LA

The 26 best places to eat in South LA, from Windsor Hills to Watts.

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Where To Eat Near USC

The area around USC is no longer a food desert - here are the best places to eat.

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Where To Eat Around The Forum

After a big overhaul, The Forum is back in action and that means you’re heading to Inglewood for concerts again. Here’s where to eat.

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7.8

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Tracey's

Tracey's is a fantastic Belizean spot in South LA.

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8.3

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Barbacoa Estilo Taxco

Barbacoa Estilo Taxco is a weekend pop-up vendor that serves amazing lamb barbacoa in South LA

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8.4

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Los Güichos

Los Güichos is a cash-only taco truck in South Central, serving some of the best al pastor we’ve ever had.

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8.5

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Tacos Los Poblanos #1 Estilo Tijuana

Tacos Los Poblanos in South LA is one of the city's best stands for Tijuana-style tacos.

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Baba's Vegan Cafe

Baba's Vegan Cafe is a charming plant-based restaurant in the Historic Crenshaw District.

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8.5

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Chichen Itza Restaurant

A tiny market stall specializing in traditional Yucatan cuisine.

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9.5

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Holbox

Holbox is a fantastic Mexican seafood counter and raw bar inside the Mercado La Paloma in South Central, near USC.

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8.1

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Ackee Bamboo

Ackee Bamboo is a top-notch Jamaican spot in South LA’s Leimert Park.

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8.1

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Torta Movil

Torta Movil is a Mexican food truck in South Central LA with great meat-filled and vegan tortas.

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The Best Restaurants In South LA

The 26 best places to eat in South LA, from Windsor Hills to Watts.

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Delicious At The Dunbar

Delicious at The Dunbar is a great Southern restaurant on the bottom floor of a historic hotel in South Central LA.

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Jim Dandy’s Fried Chicken

Jim Dandy’s makes the best fried chicken in LA.

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27th Street Bakery

When you’re on the hunt for life-changing sweet potato pie, head to 27th Street Bakery in South Central LA.

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Super Tortas DF

Super Tortas DF in South Central is the place to be if you’re looking for super-loaded tortas.

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Birrieria Esquivel

Come to Birrieria Esquivel for the birria, stay for the consomé.

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South LA Cafe

South LA Cafe is on a mission to build community through coffee, culture and connection.

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Taste Of The Caribbean

Taste Of The Caribbean in South LA is home to tremendous Caribbean food.

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Tortas Hula Hula

Tortas Hula Hula is tiny stall in South LA that serves excellent Salvadoran sandwiches.

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Alex Fish Market

You can’t miss Exposition Park’s tiny, electric blue Alex Fish Market, which sells excellent, affordable fresh seafood platters.

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Fisherman’s Island

Fisherman’s Island in Leimert Park is perfectly steaming everything under the sea.