When it comes to choosing which tacos to eat downtown, the decision can be difficult. We’ll make it easy for you - go to Sonoratown. This tiny, order-at-the-counter taco spot is a bit removed from the main downtown hustle, but it’s worth the extra few blocks walk. All the tortillas are made in-house and the carne asada is phenomenal. And it’s just nice to know $2 tacos still exist.
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Public School 213
The Downtown LA location of Public School is much like the others - a gastropub that still feels a little bit like a local spot.
A casual, neighborhood-y Tex-Mex restaurant from DTLA’s best chef. This is a spot Downtown needs.
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La Flor De Yucatan
La Flor De Yucatan is a Mayan bakery in Pico-Union serving Yucatan baked goods and excellent tacos.
Is there a restaurant that embodies Silver Lake more than this Mexican walk-up window? We think not.
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Mexicali Taco & Co.
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