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Malo

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4326 Sunset Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6011 (1/2 blk. East of Fountain Ave)
+1 323-664-1011
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ny
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125 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Had dinner/happy hour drinks and tacos -- delicious. The wait staff is terrific and so was the food.

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Thank 23anita
Dallas
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112 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We came here twice. One of us loved everything she ordered while I found the food to be average. What I did appreciate is the number of vegetarian options. On Monday you can get $2 tacos which is a great opportunity to sample some of their unique flavor combinations. The beef & pickle & mock beef & pickle tacos get... More 

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Thank Shellco
Los Angeles, California
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129 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We tripped over Malo seeking lunch and a place to meet. What a great surprise! Abundant adjacent parking is available. The food is delightfully fresh. There are so many Mexican restaurants that seem to reheat the standard taco, enchilada, etc. fare from large portions prepared in advance in a commissary. Malo clearly prepares everything to order in appropriately sized portions.... More 

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Thank JoshPhD
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

From Australia, we popped into Malo, Margaritas and one of each the $5.00 starter menu happy hours food deal. What it lacked in freshness it made up in tastiness. Great way to wind down after the day.

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Thank mcamilleri2016
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65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Margaritas were great and food favors were wonderful. Wait staff was helpful and friendly. Coke Carnitas was unique-and flavor was as described. Always nice to find good Mexican in California.

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Thank Jill S
Toronto
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

As soon as we sat down and were greeted by our waiter, I knew this would be a wonderful experience. The sun was setting and the chips and salsa started being placed at the table. In that moment, this experience became unforgettable. The menu is original and full of something that will appeal to any person and the portion sizes... More 

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Thank Sunset_boardwalk
Coppell, Texas
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

We were with a very large group and had a great time in their outdoor tented space. The food was outstanding and very friendly staff. Being from Texas, it's hard to find good Mexican outside our state, but this hit the mark. Highly recommend.

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Thank Brandon H
Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

The most amazing food, drinks & atmosphere. Try the beef & pickle tacos ( or mock taco if you're vegan) the corn, he vegan menudo, all amazing. The best cocktails in town!

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Thank slc23
Los Angeles, California
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95 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Been here several times and always look forward to going back. Excellent drinks and a delicious menu that mixes traditional with creativity. Great place for a party.

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Thank KamranNezami
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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226 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Although we had made a reservation, our table was not ready when we arrived. We sat in the bar for about 40 mins having cocktails and tortilla dips/salsa awaiting our table. We were offered a table inside, but having reserved one on the terrace, we preferred to wait. The menu was the usual Mexican fare including tacos, burritos and was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4326 Sunset Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6011
    (1/2 blk. East of Fountain Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-664-1011

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