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La Barca

2414 S Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007-1660 (Central L.A)
(323) 735-6567
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Ranked #1,861 of 8,575 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Price range: $0 - $12
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Neighborhood: Central L.A
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Neighborhood: Central L.A
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English first
Los Angeles, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Get the big burrito. It is more than enough to share between two people. They even cut it in half for you if you tell them that you are sharing

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Have been going to this restaurant since I can remember...never gets too old. The food is delicious, the service is great, and the prices, well even better! You all have to try the buffalo wings...I think they are WAY better than the other chain wing restaurants...simply delicious. But my favorite dish, Enchiladas Suizas...no beans, extra rice! Oh yes... The only... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

They always have a great service, even thought its a small building, and it takes a long time to get a seat when its crowded, its worth waiting for. when I am craving Camarones a la plancha con salsa Diabla, this is where I go.

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

I've been coming here for years. their food is very good, and there service extremely friendly. It is a bit noisy. especially during basketball season. It's a popular hangout for USC students. You do have to be prepared to wait though. they dont take reservations, and there is alway a long wait out the door to be seated, but once... More

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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012 via mobile

Loved this place but it was in the ghetto. Parking is in the back and I wouldnt walk alone. It was hard to see from the street but once we fond it we were pleasantly suprised! The inside was cute and charming. The service was gerat and the chips kept coming. The salsa was amazing with a kick. The three... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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46 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

When I was living in the area for about five years, I was a frequent visitor at La Barca. When I would take people there, everyone would wonder why because the food, while good, is nothing spectacular. However, I raved about La Barca. And here's why: The interior of the restaurant is clean and well-decorated. It's clear that the owners... More

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23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012 via mobile

Love the margaritas and the colosul burrito...it feeds about 4 and is delicious!

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Los Angeles
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77 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2008

After mourning the closing of beloved EL JARITO during the 2006 World Cup, we were all looking for a joint with similar, homemade mexican food - So that leaves EL CHOLO out .. .. Behold, we found heaven again nearby on Vermont .. .. LA BARCA is located on Vermont just north of Adams, but there is a small parking... More

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Los Angeles, California
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24 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2008

Definitely one of my favorite restaurants in L.A. This place is a local USC favorite, a bit out of the way for most people though, located just south of the 10 freeway on Vermont Ave (a few blocks north of the USC campus). Go there on Tuesday nights for $2.50 margaritas that are strong and taste pretty darn good. The... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2008

Good-looking menu, decent food, very popular local place, service needs some work... also needs a new bathroom or a real good cleaning!

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