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El Tarasco Restaurant

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All reviews burrito rice and beans nachos guac chicken hole in the wall mexican food super deluxe ground beef take out tiny place counter service ate here service was great rosecrans jr beach
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Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

This is a tiny restaurant off the main drag. They have counter service or take out. Very friendly service and the kitchen is spotless.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 802girl
Reviewed February 12, 2019

This is truly a "hole in the wall" type place. But the food is always excellent. I love the ground beef tacos with rice and beans. The burritos are also amazing. And the kids like the quesadillas.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dave D
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Authentic Mexican fare. Love everything on the menu. Home made nachos. Salsa very different but excellent. Beer very cold. Very few seats (bar stools) inside. I think 10. Tiny place. Easy parking on Rosecrans. Never had to wait long to get a seat. Long time...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank mrimoin
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Looking for a real Mexican restaurant experience? This is your Place. The staff is always friendly attentive and pleasant. The service is excellent. The food is always delicious, served fresh and large portions

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

I had a really good experience the food was delicious,the service was great.I really had a great time.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mauricio L
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

We had company from NY and VA who wanted the real Mexican food experience. One word-AWESOME! Right space but a great so on the way to the airport!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Olaf013
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Tremendous consistent flavors. Inexpensive. Great carnitas, chunky beef in fabulous red chili. Very crowded by beach bot lots of "atmospbete"! Bigger facility at 2nd and PCH also in Manhattan Beach,, easier parking, m9re room, same great food. Quesadilla with guac is a winner to start.......More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Goodcook310
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We had time to kill before our 11pm LAX flight. We drove to Manhattan Beach for any easy way to watch the sun set over the Pacific Ocean, then headed to this restaurant for dinner. It was a Saturday night and we had no trouble...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank BethesdaMomof5
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a long layover. Found this place near LAX and our hotel. Service was good. Food was good. Not remarkable. But prices were fair and it filled us up. If your looking for something special, keep looking. Looking for above average mexican food at...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank scottp86
Reviewed March 17, 2018

I bought the fantasy of the hole-in-the-wall serving authentic Mexican food, but my chicken enchiladas weren't particularly good. Not sure what the fuss is about.

Date of visit: March 2018
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