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100 World Way, Los Angeles, CA 90045-5870
+1 310-645-9984
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Cuero, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Airport food is almost always way over-priced and under-quality, but this place was pretty good. Prices were high, airport ambience, but it was more crowded than other places, so we decided to check it out. We weren't disappointed. They need to improve their ordering procedure. It took a while to figure out which line was which and which window to... More 

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Long Branch, New Jersey
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 December 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Margaritas, fish tacos, and Michigan basketball on the big screen. The only drawback was the loud music. Service was good. margaritas a bit small.

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Thank David P
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189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

Food was good (Mexican bowl and taco combo). Beer was insanely expensive even for an airport ($8 bottle). Like others have said, confusing layout for ordering and barely clean enough. Michael is entertaining though.

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Thank Timzr
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Good service and the food is doable for an "airport!" Got to the airport earlier than expected and was able to catch the World Series game with TVs around El Paseo. Good way to meet people as well.

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Thank APJunior
Annapolis, Maryland
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132 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2013

Fresh tortillas, little pricey for portion size, great salsas. Not the best option if in a rush to catch a flight.

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Thank annapolis123
Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2013

Enchiladas were good. No refills overall ok for airport food. Number 9 burrito just ok. Stop by for a snack

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Thank TravellingTheWorld20
Murray, Utah
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277 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2013

I was tired and had been traveling all day. I was hungry. I was cranky. I wanted to just find a place, sit down, order a meal, and relax between flights. I found the layout of this cafe at LAX a bit distracting. The main entrance leads you to a series of tables or a counter where you can order... More 

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Thank dalessiopietro
Hadddonfield NJ
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132 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2012

Whenever my wife and I are in Los Angeles, we ALWAYS plan at least one meal at El Paseo. It's one of our favorite Mexican restaurants anywhere. Their enchiladas are the best I've ever tasted. In fact, everything we've ordered there has been excellent. The service is friendly and efficient. Highly recommended!

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Thank Joe R
PS
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2009

We din't start out to go to this cafe but ended up there because the one we wanted to go to was closed on Alvero Street. but as turned out im very glad that we did. the Salsa was great, and the staff was nice, and the food was impressively good for a tourist place, i will be a repeat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 World Way, Los Angeles, CA 90045-5870
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-645-9984
  • This restaurant is at Los Angeles Intl Airport (after security)

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?