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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
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meals, features

Menu

APPETIZERS
Super Nachos
Ground Beef, Pico de Gallo and Beans, Sour Cream & Guacamole
USD 9.99
Asada Add USD 3
Guacamole & Chips
USD 7.25
Cheese & Chips
USD 6.75
Quesadilla
Cheese, Ortega Chile & Tomato Sauce
USD 7.75
Add Meat USD 3
Chunky Beef Taquitos
with Lettuce and Guacamole
USD 5.5
Asada Taquitos
with Lettuce, Guacamole & Pico de Gallo
USD 8.25
Carnitas Taquitos
with Lettuce, Guacamole & Pico de Gallo
USD 6.25
Chicken Taquitos
with Lettuce, Guacamole
USD 5.5
Beef Taquitos
with Lettuce, Guacamole
USD 5.5
Flour Taquitos
Choice of Chicken, Ground Beef, Carnitas or Chunky Beef
USD 5.5
Add Carne Asada with Lettuce, Guacamole USD 2.75
BURRITOS
Super Deluxe
Ground Beef, Lettuce, Rice, Beans, Wet with melted Cheese and Guacamole
USD 10.99
Add Carne Asada USD 3
Super Burrito
Ground Beef, Lettuce, Rice, Beans (Wet)
USD 9.99
Add Carne Asada USD 3
Jr. Super Deluxe
Ground Beef, Lettuce, Rice, Beans, Wet with melted Cheese, Guacamole, and Sour Cream
USD 9.99
Add for Carne Asada USD 3
Deluxe
Chunky Beef, Beans, Wet with melted Cheese
USD 8.5
Taco
Ground Beef, Lettuce, Cheese and Tomato Sauce
USD 8
Beef and Beans
Chunky Beef
USD 8
Chile Relleno
Cheese, Beans and Sauce
USD 8
Chunky Beef
USD 7.5
Bean and Cheese
USD 5.5
Carnitas
Beans, Guacamole and Pico de Gallo
USD 8.75
DINNER
(1) Cheese Enchilada And Beef Taco
with Beans
USD 9.75
(1) Cheese Enchilada
with Rice and Beans
USD 9.75
(2) Cheese Enchiladas, Ground Beef Taco
with Beans
USD 10.75
Chile Relleno, Cheese Enchilada
with Beans
USD 10.75
(2) Chicken Enchiladas
with Rice and Beans
USD 10.75
(2) Ground Beef Enchiladas
with Rice and Beans
USD 10.75
Add Carne Asada USD 2
(2) Ground Beef Tacos
with Rice and Beans
USD 10.75
Red Chile
with Rice and Beans, Tortillas and Guacamole
USD 10.75
(2) Ground Beef Taquitos
with Rice and Beans and Guacamole
USD 10.75
Add Carne Asada USD 2
(2) Large Eggs
with Rice and Beans, Tortillas and Guacamole
USD 10.75
A LA CARTE
Enchilada
Cheese, Chicken, Chunky or Ground Beef
USD 3.75
Tamale
Chunky Beef Chicken or Pork Green Chili
USD 4.25
Taco
Ground Beef Chunky Beef or Chicken with Lettuce, Cheese and Tomato Sauce
USD 3.75
Soft Carnitas Taco
with Guacamole and Pico de Gallo
USD 4.5
Soft Carne Asada Taco
with Guacamole and Pico de Gallo
USD 4.75
Soft El Tarasco Taco
Carnitas, Asada or Chicken with Onions, Cilantro and Green Chile
USD 4.5
Potato Taco
Lettuce, Cheese and Tomato Sauce
USD 3
Soft Pollock Fish or Shrimp Taco
Lettuce, Mayonnaise and Pico de Gallo
USD 4.75
Chile Relleno
Wet with melted Cheese
USD 4.5
SIDES
Extra Cheese or Pico de Gallo
USD 0.75
Guacamole
USD 4.25
Sour Cream
USD 2.25
Corn or Flour Tortilla
USD 1.75
Chips & Salsa
USD 1.99
Extra Salsa USD 0.5
TORTAS
Includes medium soft drink
Carnitas
USD 7.25
Asada
USD 9.25
Chicken
USD 7.25
TOSTADAS
Includes Beans, Lettuce, Cheese, Tomato Sauce and Guacamole
Carnitas
with Pico de Gallo
USD 9.5
Ground Beef
USD 8
Chicken
USD 9
Beans
USD 6.99
Carne Asada
with Pico de Gallo
USD 11.75
Chunky Beef
USD 8.99
Pollock Fish
USD 10.99
Shrimp Fajitas
USD 10.99
BREAKFAST
Breakfast is served all day but prices changes after breakfast hours (9am-11am)
(2) Large Eggs Ranchero Style
Your Choice of Red or Green Salsa with Rice, Beans and Tortillas
USD 7.25
Tarasco Potatoes
Potatoes mixed with grilled bell peppers, onions, and tomatoes, (2) Large Eggs, Beans with Tortillas
USD 7.25
Chilaquiles
Your Choice of Red or Green Salsa with Rice, Beans
USD 7.25
Add Asada USD 3
Breakfast Burrito
Tarasco Potatoes, Cheese and Eggs
USD 5.5
Add Bacon or Sausage (each) USD 0.75
Create Your Own Breakfast Platter
Choose 3 items, Tarasco Potatoes, Chorizo & Eggs, (2) Large Eggs, Rice or Beans
USD 7.25
Add a 4th Item for USD 2.25
KIDS MENU
Up to 10 years old
2 Mini Tacos
Choice of Chicken, Ground Beef or Potato with rice and beans
USD 5.25
Mini Enchilada
Choice of Chicken, Ground Beef or Cheese with rice and beans
USD 6
Kids Jr. Super Deluxe Burrito
Choice of Chicken, Ground Beef or Carnitas
USD 6
Bean and Rice
USD 3.25
Small Quesadilla
USD 3
Add Meat for USD 1.25
Bean and Cheese Burrito
USD 4
Kids Drink
USD 1.25
DRINKS
One free refill, any extra refill $0.75
Soft Drinks
Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Sierra Mist, Dr Pepper, Root Beer, Lemonade, Horchata Water, Orange Bang, Iced Tea, Raspberry Tea, Orange Crush, Jamaica, Tamarindo, Mandarina, Limon, Pina, Sangria, Manzana, Jarritos & Green Tea
Small USD 2.5
Large USD 3.5
Coffee
USD 2
Cappuccino
Vanilla, Chocolate or Mocha
USD 2
Milk
USD 2
Bottled Water
USD 1.5
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Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

Stopped here as part of a walking food tour of Venice Beach, food was quick, tasty & staff were friendly! Its only half a block from the beach, how could you go wrong!!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019

When visiting LA recently my uncle suggested doing an early lunch before we headed to the airport and we decided to meet at El Tarasco. It's a place he likes a lot and goes to on a semi-regular basis. We'd never been prior. The place...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

The food is great and comes quick. It was busy when we arrived and our food still came quickly. Very impressive.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 27, 2019

We took a short Lyft over from the Airport Marriott and were grateful to see Trader Joe's across the street so I could buy breakfast food. All that is beside the point. This is a long thin restaurant. Fairly busy on a Sunday night. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 18, 2019

Spent overnight between East Coast and Japan at an LAX hotel. We are originally from So. Cal. and we were out to get some REAL Mexican food, or at least Cal/Mex food. We just can't get anything like in South Carolina!. So, we looked up...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Disgusting plastic taste from the beef Tacos. No idea why, but that's not normal. The chips were rock hard. I've never had such bad tasting Mexican food before. This was very surprising given how good the reviews are.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

The food at El tarasco has always been very tasty, but it used to be reasonably priced. Now the food is till good, but, too pricey

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

After arriving in LA - and a 4+ hours trip, Mexican cuisine was welcomed. Nestled in a busy shopping center with other restaurants and plenty of parking.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Great and delicious food! Open late. Really good! 💙 we had tacos, burrito and a huge guacamole with giants chips. I'll go back if I'm in this area again.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is the 2nd time we've eaten here after landing in L.A. We both had the Chile Relleno plate with Rice and Beans and then we had a side of Guacamole and flan for dessert. The Rellenos come two on a plate and were delicious...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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