You probably haven’t heard of Tere’s and that’s because the people eating there don’t want you to know about it. Why? Because this dirt cheap strip-mall eatery is serving some of the best Mexican food in Hollywood (without the lines). Their carne asada is special and their chicken mole is a must-order.
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