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) #1,456 of 8,619 Restaurants in Los Angeles $$ - $$$ Mexican, Latin
4326 Sunset Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6011
+1 323-664-1011
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
4326 Sunset Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6011
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

Malo has some really unique options (pumpkin flower tacos and spicy cucumber margaritas) that make it worth a visit. The food is reasonably priced and the quality is evident. Fresh ingredients and a relaxed, higher-end atmosphere with less than high-end prices attracted us to this...More

Thank kallanchen
Reviewed January 10, 2015

I went to Malo for a comedy night upstairs at their Leche Lounge but had to try some bar and restaurant offerings. There's a list of great cocktails like margaritas and mojitos and other variations on the theme. Tasty, different (a cucumber margarita, for example,...More

Thank HuntressCA
Reviewed December 18, 2014

I have now been here twice and absolutely love the Mexican food. It's different and so much better than the big chains. The creative drinks compliment the meal as well Don't forget that amazing guacamole is a must.

Thank treebird1
Reviewed November 11, 2014

The margaritas were strong and good, there were two kinds of tortilla chips (regular-crisp, and soft-spiced, both hot) and 5 different salsa! The house, the pico de gallo, the mole, the tomatillo, and my favorite - the creamy habanero! We both chose pork dishes (Coke...More

Thank eurovicki
Reviewed November 7, 2014

We received the recommendation of Malo from a friend who used to live in New York and now lives in Los Felix. I asked her where to go for great Mexican. She gave us one place, one place in all of LA. It was amazing....More

Thank Rachel Kate M
Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

Cool dark lighting and sexy interior which is standard for a Silverlake bar. The service is impersonal, un impressive and rushed at best. On the flip the music is great and the crowd is laid back and a good atmosphere does make up for it....More

Thank Amaka1
Reviewed February 6, 2014

I really nice place to go with friends with inside and outside dining...Food is really good with a twist on favorites which make it more special

Thank travelshooter71
Reviewed April 9, 2013 via mobile

Why is it that Malo has only white servers? In LA! Would love to see them start promoting some of the bussers or back of the house kitchen staff to the more lucrative front of the house job. Food is good,sometimes great. Love habanero salsa...More

Thank eddiei475
Reviewed September 18, 2012

Sorry-we came prepared to love it--party of 6, 3 were repeat customers--on previous visits they enjoyed their meals, this time, well, not so much. We sat in the patio area-and the music was less Jimi Hendrix and more atonal screeching guitars. Great chips-kale salad was...More

Thank maruska c
Reviewed April 23, 2012

We liked the potato taco and the cocktails. The guacamole was terrible, how do you ruin guacamole?

Thank Jpresskin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4326 Sunset Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6011
    (1/2 blk. East of Fountain Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-664-1011
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