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Guelaguetza

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3014 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006-2516
+1 213-427-0608
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“moles” (61 reviews)
“mole negro” (7 reviews)
“tamales” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3014 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006-2516
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

There were 8 of us celebrating a late Fathers Day early dinner. Unlike the other reviews we only had to wait about 20 minutes, but it was just 4:30pm but on a Sunday. Loved the mole bean dip on chips, the free ones. My potato...More

Thank SusanBretired
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This places serves traditional Mexican, in particular, Oaxaca cuisine! It is not a place that serves Americanized Mexican food, it serves authentic Oaxaca meals. Highly recommend the mole platter, from which one can sample many different types of mole at once. The mole negro is...More

Thank Rachelle W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Guelaguetza is a large Oahacan restaurant with outstanding food. I've never experienced anything like it in the UK. Their speciality is mole, of which they have about 5 different varieties and you can try cactus leaves and the best guacamole I've ever had. You can't...More

Thank Adrienne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here one day for a late lunch. I'm not familiar with Oaxacan food, so, it was a new experience for me. The restaurant has a real family atmosphere. The staff was very attentive and service was fast. We started with some fresh Guacamole...More

Thank Mazuza2
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for anyone who wants a taste of authentic Oaxacan food, especially mole. I strongly recommend coming with a group so everyone can taste many different dishes. The servings are very large and the mole is strong so be prepared. We...More

Thank Denise T
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Loved the food, drinks and atmosphere. Great service too. We were there with a large party and never had to wait for refills but never felt rushed.

Thank Janet W
Reviewed May 2, 2017

I didn't know anything about Oaxacan cuisine, and I came away impressed. No plain baskets of chips here; instead, a small platter of chips drizzled with mole and topped with crumbly white cheese. Nice. I had a chile relleno stuffed with rice, shredded chicken, raisins...More

Thank FirstEdition
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Stopped here for a quick bite and drinks. Food was very good-super saucy just the way I like-service at the bar was quick, but, by far, the best thing I had was the La Canada. Super delicious.

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Service was snail pace slow. The food was bland and tasteless. Maybe they should concentrate on flavors rather than on gigantic plate sizes. Believe me, I have eaten in some of the best Mexican restaurants in Mexico City, Acapulco, Cancun, LA, etc. This was NOT...More

Thank marlobaker
Reviewed April 10, 2017

My family and I recently ate here. They service was great! They were able to accommodate our large party and the food was delicious! The ambiance was wonderful! The entire family enjoyed this place. The empanadas are delicious! Great mole!!! Also, wonderful music!!

Thank Mariela O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3014 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006-2516
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighborhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-427-0608
  • E-mail
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