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El Gringo

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921 N Sepulveda Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5926
+1 310-372-6080
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good56%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken soup” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
“taco” (3 reviews)
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921 N Sepulveda Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5926
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

To be honest, I haven't found my favorite Mexican restaurant yet. Though this one is pretty good. They have a fantastic chili relleno, and I am always on the search for an excellent chili relleno. Their carnitas taco is also fantastic. What I feel is...More

Thank GoodToGoGirl
Reviewed January 26, 2018

The staff I guess, food was exceptional but you cant have a conversation with a taco, but they (Tacos) make you feel good inside. Small, cosy, authentic? I don't know, not been to Mexico yet and from NZ so hard to comment, but I was...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

El Gringo is one of our “Go To” spots. We don’t always eat at the restaurant because you can always take out or even have it delivered. Very casual and family friendly.

Thank Annette R
Reviewed November 27, 2017

We just experienced El Gringo at the actual location rather than catering. They seem to do a LOT of catering in MB. it is always good, but it is a limited menu. We finally went to the one on Sepulveda next to Baskin Robbins. The...More

Thank NickellFamilyTravel
Reviewed November 15, 2017

This place is small but locals love it and the chicken soup is hands down the best with rice and fresh tomatoes and guacamole. Staff is friendly and food is soo good and so fresh

Thank Toni S
Reviewed November 9, 2017

El Gringo was my first LA cuisine experience, and since then it's taken off with numerous locations across the LA area. I felt that the service was incredibly attentive, on point, and welcoming. The options for food were quite expansive, and chips were bottomless. El...More

Thank Seth G
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Food and service was disappointing. A fast food chain for basic dishes like fajitas is a better option.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This place has good Mexican food and their salsa is good but my favorite is the chicken soup (xlolchi) with fresh avacado slices and fresh cilantro. The young staff is always cheerful and friendly. It's a good local place and families welcome too.

Thank lastres0rt
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Generous portions, good food quality. I recommend the chicken soup :) worth visiting when in Manhattan beach!

Thank Asia P
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Stayed at The Wave Hotel, and directly opposite was El Gringo , decided to get a take out meal. Firstly the service was fantastic and quick, the food was plentiful and amazing well worth a visit.

Thank Denise C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 N Sepulveda Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5926
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-372-6080
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