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Frida Mexican Restaurant

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750 Americana Way, Glendale, CA 91210-1506 (Formerly Frida) (Brand Avenue)
+1 818-551-1666
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Highland Park, Illinois
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96 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant several times in the last 5 years and I will say that it is just good, not great.

Thank Jurgen P
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an adult family brunch there during the holiday season. They have a huge albeit pricy buffet. I thought the quality of the food was average, but we all enjoyed the mariachi performers and the big eaters in the group enjoyed the variety

Thank Jean P
Brooklyn, New York
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My description about Freida as best is dissappointment. My wait person was rushed and not pleasant. The restaurent was not overly crowded and walk-in was a breeze. I ordered appetizers that consisted of sweet plaintains, black beans, mexican rice and guacomole. The food was okay. Nothing to write home about. The guacomole was overrun with way too many pieces of... More 

Thank F418
Long Island, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

When I searched for a restaurant near my hotel, I found this restaurant. I had a taco with an organic camomile tea as well as a multi-layered milk cake as dessert. Everything was great!!! I definitely want to go back when I visit LA later. I wish I can have this in NY.

Thank nugunii
Pico Rivera, United States
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a fine upscale Mexican restaurant in a shopping area where all the restaurants are probably more pricey than you'd care to spend on a regular basis, but if you're ready to splurge and are in the mood for Mexican food then this is as good as any I've eaten at of this caliber. Service was decent and the... More 

Thank Robert J
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202 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Great Mexican restaurant in really nice setting. Coming from Texas, this was best Tex/Mex I've had outside of the state! Fajitas were exceptional and plentiful. Everyone raved about their dishes. Service was very good, right on schedule when we were running low on drinks, never had to ask. A great night!

Thank Jedda1
Laguna Beach, California
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257 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Chargers take note, LA is not for you! Tried to watch the Charger game at Frida's. While they have 2 separate tv systems and several TV's, they would not put any tv's toward the Charger games, all tv's were set to the Cowboys. The food looked good, but we cancelled drinks with the GM's inflexible attitude and went across to... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Just terrible!!! Both salsas were underwhelming. Service was so bad we left! Don't bother; plenty of other options at the Americana!!!!

Thank steviewoo11
Lausanne, Switzerland
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115 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I loved the first time I ate there 2 months ago. Came back with colleagues and the ribs were full of fat, not enough warm and the BBQ sauce was simply spread in the meat. Waiters were nice

Thank Yves-Louis P
Kansas City, Missouri
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

2 - $4 tacos and some spicey wings. Chips and salsa good. Overall just a "meh" experience. Food was good not great.

Thank ConMan89

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 750 Americana Way, Glendale, CA 91210-1506 (Formerly Frida)
    (Brand Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: +1 818-551-1666
The 4th location of the Frida Restaurant concept continues the owner's passion for offering traditional authentic Mexican Cuisine. Located at the Americana at Brand Center. Whether inside surrounded by a colorful mural or at the patio overlooking the trolly passing by, Frida Restaurant and Bar is an excellent place for enjoyment of the flavors in Mexican Cuisine.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?