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La Cabanita

Certificate of Excellence
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Mexican
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3447 N Verdugo Rd, Glendale, CA 91208-1520
818-957-2711
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 42
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Love it!

The restaurant I want to visit when in LA area. Love the service and the food, even the mole (not really a sauce I like). I could eat there every week and not be bored.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Mary R
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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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Good for:
  • Families with children
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72 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant I want to visit when in LA area. Love the service and the food, even the mole (not really a sauce I like). I could eat there every week and not be bored.

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Burbank, CA
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I was there with my family last weekend. Since it was Friday and us Catholics cannot consume meat on this day (only until Easter passes), we thought, of course there will be something on the menu with seafood! Wrong. They did not have an entree with say shrimp or fish at the very least. We were disappointed. Well, guess what... More 

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Glendale, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I have been going to this restaurant for years with both family and friends. It is always a favorite. The menu has a wide range of tasty dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I love the salsas and the mole is great too. The service is friendly and prompt. We've even had a party in the back room, which was... More 

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La Crescenta, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Here is authentic Mexican food that is not the same ol thing. There are a variety of stuffed pepper and seafood dishes along with other traditional favorites. This place is always busy, but wait times are rarely more than a half hour for a table, and you can have appetizers and drinks at the full service bar while you wait.... More 

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Wilsonville, Oregon
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Celebrated my birthday here last night with family. Had the classic chili relleno dinner and margarita. Very good. Was seated in the bar area with only two other tables filled - nice and quiet. The restaurant sent a complementary birthday flan with a candle - it was wonderful! Perfect actually. Next time I'll try the enchiladas and hope they are... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Came here with family on a Friday nite. There was a long wait. Popular places have that! Once seated we were waited on after a few minutes. I had a taco meal, that was ok, but the meat was quite dry. I tried a taste of some of the other dishes at the table and found them to be authentic... More 

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Seattle
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

Whenever I visit the California area I make sure that there is a visit to this restaurant for the best Mole ever ! It's so delicious there are no words to describe it other than LOVE..... It's not a fancy place , it's not expensive , the atmosphere is the usual decor though the food is good . Service is... More 

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Glendale, California, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Have been here for breakfast and dinner, both of which were wonderful. Great selection of true Mexican specialties for breakfast. The mole is some of the best. I especially love the chilies en nowadays.

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La Canada, CA
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Really authentic Mexican food. Best mole sauce around. Nice staff. Intimate dining. My go-to place in my neighborhood.

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Glendale, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The only drawback I can see to this restaurant is the size! As a result the place is almost always full, just when you're hungry and ready to chow down. And so you are usually consigned to a small crowd of people on the sidewalk wishing the current diners would depart so you can take their place. Once in though,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3447 N Verdugo Rd, Glendale, CA 91208-1520
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: 818-957-2711

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?