We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cowboys & Turbans

5515 Wilshire Blvd, El Rey Theater, Los Angeles, CA 90036-3801
+1 323-936-7070
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“masala fries” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Indian
5515 Wilshire Blvd, El Rey Theater, Los Angeles, CA 90036-3801
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (12)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 2 April 2016

Joking around, we wondered what fusions we might be lucky to find in LA. One of us asked, "why not Indian and Mexican?" and when we got home we looked for a place and this came up. The food was terrific, the Fried Gobi Cauliflower...More

Thank LearningCurv
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Had cauliflower, garlic naan, vegetarian papoosas, masala fries. Wine was okay, service very good. Communal dining with fire pits peppered in was cool. Airy enough to not interact with other groups, but possible if you wanted to. People at our table liked their burritos.

Thank Bibiepatate
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

We had madras and vindaloo from this restaurant last night as a take away. I was a little worried that the restaurant was taking on too much with two cuisines and was a little confused. We went with the reviews and gave it a shot....More

Thank Steph S
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Great patio ambiance in the middle of LA. Great Indian food with Mexican influences in their burrito and tacos.

Thank Paola K
Reviewed 4 November 2014

I enjoyed the feel of this restaurant. I just wish I had ordered differently. The bread if fresh baked and fantastic. I didn't care much for the curry chicken dishes that we ordered, but I don't like curry anything. I wish I had ordered one...More

Thank dashLosAngeles
Reviewed 17 January 2014

My husband took me here for lunch as a surprise. We were in LA for couple of days before going to Hawaii. Loved this place and the interior. I got a feeling that I was eating in an Indian Dhaba. Food was bland in Indian...More

Thank Deepjan
Reviewed 14 June 2013

Really cool mexican/indian fusion food dishes. used to be a true BYOB (no charge), but now they charge you additional if you want to bring in a bottle of something. So...sneak it in!

Thank Ross C
Reviewed 26 May 2013 via mobile

Used LA Trip Advisor app and found this place. Sounded great and unique. We walked from museums. It was shut down. When we looked it up on the web, we learned it had moved to a new location and that location was also closed. Disappointed...More

Thank World_Traveler_STL
Reviewed 23 May 2013

This review is long overdue as I have been lax, Cowboy and Turbans has a great outdoor eating area, don't eat here on a cold winter night as you will freeze I was practically was hugging the heater next to me. I had a groupon...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 15 December 2012 via mobile

This is a gem of a restaurant when you least expect it. We were here for lunch, but the vibe is built primarily for dinners, when it probably is more lively and beautiful. The outdoor seating in the courtyard is lovely because it is authentic....More

Thank inavigator
Nearby Restaurants
Yuko Kitchen
26 reviews
.11 km away
Marie Callender Pie Shop
56 reviews
.48 km away
19 reviews
.47 km away
Callender's Grill
10 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby Attractions
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
2,422 reviews
.62 km away
Park La Brea
91 reviews
.63 km away
Craft and Folk Art Museum
23 reviews
.62 km away
El Rey Theater
23 reviews
.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cowboys & Turbans staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5515 Wilshire Blvd, El Rey Theater, Los Angeles, CA 90036-3801
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-936-7070
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing