Located on the southernmost stretch of Westwood Blvd., Tacos Tu Madre is a colorful, affordable taco window serving everything from carnitas to lamb birria to Korean BBQ tacos - and it’s all pretty good. They also quietly serve an all-day breakfast burrito that isn’t the best we’ve ever had, but is definitely in the discussion.
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Pink Orchid is a popular Persian bakery in Westwood with incredible house-made piroshkis.
Fat Sal’s is a sandwich shop with the kind of heavy-handed food that requires several naps afterwards.
The Apple Pan
The Apple Pan is an LA institution serving old-school burgers in the best space in town to eat them.
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Tamales Liliana’s is a classic tamale shop in Boyle Heights - order the chili verde.
Birrieria Villalobos in Boyle Heights is the go-to spot for anyone looking for generous portions of Tijuana-style beef birria.
Cacao Mexicatessen is an order-at-the-counter taco spot in Eagle Rock with legendary duck carnitas.
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This Eastside seafood truck is home to one of the best tacos you’ll find in the city.
A modern space for excellent tacos on the Westside. Yes, you read that correctly - the Westside.
Guisados has turned into a bonafide chain these days, but it’s Echo Park location remains among the best taco spots in the city.
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