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Gloria's Cocina Mexicana Restaurant

7401 Florence Ave, Downey, CA 90240-3608
+1 562-776-1488
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (2 reviews)
“margarita” (2 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
8:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
7401 Florence Ave, Downey, CA 90240-3608
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

In the area on business and decided to pull off freeway for breakfast after seeing reviews. I ordered the weekend only pozole and was not disappointed! Service from Maria was outstanding. Highly recommend this place if you are searching for authenticated food! Worth it.

Thank anartatez
Reviewed 19 July 2017

My family and I had dinner here on a Friday night for my cousin's birthday. As usual, the wait was about 1.5-2 hours, which is typical for a Friday or Saturday. They have a very lively bar that you can wait at and they have...More

Thank grrracie
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The bar area is quite small compared to most but don't let that stop you. It's usually got an attractive 30-something crowd tucked in tight. You can get tacos etc right at the bar area if you're too hungry to wait for a table in...More

Thank whatvr4
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Was there on May 10th They said that the wait time was going to be 45 min. To an hour after the hour I went back to check then they said that it was going to take another hour. After they saw my frustration they...More

Thank Ana F
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

While talking about good food and how most restaurants have raised their prices while serving less, Gloria's was recommended as having good food and serving up a nice portion for a fair price so we went the same day. The restaurant is quite dated with...More

Thank Travel1763
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Came with a family of 10 for mom's Birthday. Had half of the family outside waiting and the adults at the bar area. We waited over 2hrs to get a table that we never got. I complained to the Manager and he didn't care. He's...More

Thank DonLeoni
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The bar side is great for adults. It may be difficult to find a seat but the food is good. It is a bit loud so if you prefer something not as loud I recommend that you sit on the restaurant side. Flour tortillas are...More

Thank misscancer77
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My husband and I were encouraged to give this place a try. When we arrived at our table we were told they were out of red salsa and would not be making any more today. It was around 5 pm when we where there. The...More

Thank Dmills58
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Been here many times! It is a great place to come with family, friends or a date at evenings they have Mariachi. On your birthday they give a free shoot o tequila and sing your Mananitas everyone here is very friendly...Food is great the fajitas...More

Thank xzc7988
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We ordered a variety of dinners and found all of them to be very good. The hot sauce was very good - but the chips were just so-so.

Thank Susanne L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7401 Florence Ave, Downey, CA 90240-3608
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Downey
  • Phone Number: +1 562-776-1488
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