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Marix Tex Mex Cafe

$$ - $$$
West Hollywood
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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1108 N Flores St, Los Angeles, CA 90069-2902
+1 323-656-8800
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

This was my second time here and it did not disappoint. We arrived on a Friday evening and only had to wait 10 minutes for a table of 5. We grabbed a margarita at the bar and the waiter was warm and friendly! The drinks are strong and the portions huge. The full order of chicken fajitas is enough for... More 

Thank Heather O
Syracuse, New York
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

A friendly place with great drinks and good food. The guacamole was excellent and few citrus chicken plate delicious. They were happy to ramp up the heat for me. A little noisy and dark (need phone to read the menu) and the space is a little tight. But that just means you bump into people. Which is not always a... More 

Thank joeyrockets
Los Angeles, California
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69 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Love this place!! Food is always terrific and staff is always friendly. Highly recommend anyone visiting LA to have a meal and a drink here.

Thank Jim M
Boston, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Pretty poor customer service. I waited past the scheduled time to call them to inquire about my food (over 1 hour, 10 min). When I did, I was put to the manager who told me I need to call grub hub because, "He had a restaurant to run and didn't have time to deal with me." Really? Would you say... More 

Thank glk16
Los Angeles
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108 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

I just started returning to Marix after a long absence. No real reason why I stopped going, it just fell off the rotation of regular places I frequented - but the first time I went back, it felt like I was reconnecting with an old friend. For one thing, the place hasn't changed a bit! Same comfy space, same bustling... More 

Thank TwoWheelExplorer
West Hollywood, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This place is great for people in their late 20s and above. Slightly more sophisticated than Fiesta Cantina down the street, it provides LGBT people a place to grab a bite to eat and quench their thirst with a friendly atmosphere!

Thank VTLiberal
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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404 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Our service was friendly and attentive. Maybe because we arrived at opening, but absolutely no complaints. We shared a pitcher of margaritas to start since we were on vacation and our bodies were still on east coast time. Nice to enjoy a buzz after a few glasses. The guacamole at $9 was very ordinary. The chips and salsa were fine.... More 

Thank Layne O
Bend, Oregon
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

I agree as many have previously spoken, seems customers aren't there for the food. Chili con queso was excellent, however, as were the chips and salsa. Seems mostly a gay hang out with loud music.

Thank Michelle H
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

The food is great and so are the margaritas. Enjoy the wait staff always friendly. It's a great place for Saturday lunch

Thank maryannbehm
Los Angeles, California
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84 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

How can i say it's three stars? The food is really so so. Service is good. Drinks are better. Just a fun tex-mex gay restaurant. Good with kids too (especially all you can eat Taco Tuesday).

Thank Bill T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 N Flores St, Los Angeles, CA 90069-2902
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighborhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-656-8800

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

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